MMI433 Fluid Machinery

Code MMI433
Name Fluid Machinery
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building
Academic staff Ēvalds Prīmanis
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Classification. Piston, vane, gear, screw pumps and fluid motors. Turbines. Rotodynamic pumps. Fluid couplings and torque converters. Similitude. Specific speed. Performance characteristics. Calculation and design..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Give the opportunity to study hydro pneumatic machine analysis and synthesis. Tasks: Mechanical equipment hydro-drive pilot study, the different characteristics of installations, the calculation algorithm in the drafting of installations for the calculations. Ensure that the study results and thus the necessary skills and competence are acquired.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Able to formulate the main hydro pneumatic machine usage conditions. - Test forms: homework (individual tasks, report) Test. Criteria: able to define key terms and explain the hydro-pneumatic power features.
Able to explain the main hydro pneumatic machine theoretical foundations. - Test Types: homework (report), test. Criteria: able to calculate the main parameters of hidro pneumatic mashine.
Able to generally create a hydro pneumatic machine application framework. - Test Types: homework (report), test. Criteria: able to describe hydro pneumatic machine scope.
Course prerequisites Bachelor's program, hydro-pneumatic drive

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