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MECH 314 Dynamics of Mechanisms (3 credits)

Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mechanical Engineering : First principles of analysis; motion; position; displacement; velocity; acceleration; force; inertia and its effects. Kinematic and dynamic analysis of rigid bodies in pure rotation and in pin-connected systems; dynamic balance. Rigid bodies in rolling contact; planetary gear-trains. Bodies in sliding contact; lower and higher sliding pairs.

Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

Instructors: Jozsef Kovecses (Fall) Jozsef Kovecses (Winter)

  • (3-1-5)
  • Prerequisite: MECH 220.