Checking date: 01/05/2019

Course: 2019/2020

Machine design and test
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Knowing mechanical elements for transmiting, absorving or storing rotational mechanical energy. Working and sizing principles. Aplying computational analysis methods to machines design and calculation. Knowing importance of experimental mechanics in machines design. Knowing importance of maintenance service and different philosophies used to deal with it.
Description of contents: programme
1. Mechanical elements design for transmission, absorption or storage of rotation mechanical energy. 2. FEM application to stress analysis and fatigue design. 3. Experimental techniques in Mechanical Engineering. 4. Experimental analysis methods. 5. Industrial maintenance and safety.
Learning activities and methodology
Masterly expositions, exercises in classroom and/or laboratories and personal work.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • A. J. Besa Gonzálvez. Componentes de Máquinas. Prentice Hall.
  • J. L. Pedrero. Tecnología de Máquinas. UNED.
  • Profesores de la asignatura. Apuntes de Diseño y Ensayo de Máquinas. a. 2016
  • R. L. Nortopn. Diseño de Máquinas. Prentice Hall.

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.