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 2017, Winter 2018

Instructors: Francisco Gonzalez Varela (Fall) Inna Sharf (Winter)