Course Syllabus for

Transmissions - Dynamics
Transmissioner - dynamik

MMEN05F, 7.5 credits

Valid from: Spring 2022
Decided by: FUN2 / Anders Gustafson
Date of establishment: 2022-02-25

General Information

Division: Machine Elements
Course type: Course given jointly for second and third cycle
The course is also given at second-cycle level with course code: MMEN05
Teaching languages: English, Swedish


The course gives detailed knowledge in critical speeds and dynamic forces in gears and cam mechanisms.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must must have knowledge of how vibrations in machine elements are calculated.

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must must be able to analyse different kinds of machine elements with the purpose to reduce vibrations.

Course Contents

Bending- and torsional critical speeds.

Course Literature

Course literature is announced at the start of the course.

Instruction Details

Types of instruction: Lectures, exercises

Examination Details

Examination format: Written exam
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Assumed prior knowledge: Prior knowledge corresponding to MMEF05 Transmissions.

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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