Course Details

Course Code: EN8906
Course Title: Vibration, Noise and Mechanics of Machine
Short Title: VNM
Course Level:: Level 8
Valid From:: 2022/2023 Sem 1
Credits:: 15
Owner: Engineering Technology
Assessment Method: Achievement
Course Aim

To enable students to apply specialist skills using concepts of mechanics in machines, select appropriate transmission systems for various applications, investigate fluctuation of energy in flywheels ,minimise  vibration and sound control.

On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Demonstrate critical knowledge of velocity and acceleration for various planar mechanism.
2 Critically analyze transmission elements to select appropriate components, such as gears ,gear trains ,belt drives shafts and bearings.
3 Design appropriate flywheels by critically analysing flywheel energy from turning moment diagrams.
4 Apply evaluations of vibration parameters to minimize vibration in mechanical systems.
5 Demonstrate critical knowledge of sound measurement, sound transmission, and reverberation.
  • Pre Requisite: 60 Credits at level 7 in B.Eng Tech (Mechanical)
Assessment Type
Examination (seen/open book)
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
Assessment Type
Lab Assignment
Assessment Type
Practical Project

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

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