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General information:
Name:
Design of composite parts
Course of study:
2013/2014
Code:
RMS-2-306-MD-s
Faculty of:
Mechanical Engineering and Robotics
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Mechatronic Design
Field of study:
Mechatronics with English as instruction languagege
Semester:
3
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
dr hab. inż. Młyniec Andrzej (mlyniec@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
dr hab. inż. Młyniec Andrzej (mlyniec@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Skills
M_U001 is able to apply different designs and develop a composite structure Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_U002 is able to estimate the strength and lifetime of the composite and its impact on the environment MS2A_U11, MS2A_U07, MS2A_U08, MS2A_U01 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_U003 is able to choose the manufacturing technology and optimize a composite structure MS2A_U11, MS2A_U10, MS2A_U14, MS2A_U01 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_U004 is able to critically analyze the simulation results MS2A_U07, MS2A_U08 Activity during classes,
Execution of laboratory classes
Knowledge
M_W001 The student will be familiar with the types of composites, their properties and application MS2A_W07, MS2A_W01 Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_W002 knows and understands the methodology for designing complex composite structures MS2A_W07, MS2A_W04 Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_W003 understands the requirements of a composite structure and knows the possible solutions of composite structures MS2A_W07, MS2A_W04 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Others
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
E-learning
Skills
M_U001 is able to apply different designs and develop a composite structure - - + - - - - - - - -
M_U002 is able to estimate the strength and lifetime of the composite and its impact on the environment + - + - - - - - - - -
M_U003 is able to choose the manufacturing technology and optimize a composite structure + - + - - - - - - - -
M_U004 is able to critically analyze the simulation results - - + - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 The student will be familiar with the types of composites, their properties and application + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 knows and understands the methodology for designing complex composite structures + - + - - - - - - - -
M_W003 understands the requirements of a composite structure and knows the possible solutions of composite structures + - + - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:
  1. Reinforcing fibres
  2. Ceramic, metal and polymer composites
  3. Dynamic testing of composites
  4. Non-destructive testing
  5. Composite ageing, degradation and fatigue
  6. Joining Technology
  7. Failure of composite materials
  8. Prediction of the layered composites
  9. Computer Aided Designing of composite structures
  10. Strength test of composites
  11. Composite recycling
  12. Introduction to composite structures
Laboratory classes:
  1. Static and dynamic analysis of composite structures
  2. Composite material and technology selection
  3. Composite structures – Design rules
  4. Modelling of the composite failure
  5. Composite strength testing
  6. Prediction of the composite lifetime
  7. Composite structures in mechatronics
Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 60 h
Module ECTS credits 2 ECTS
Preparation for classes 10 h
Participation in laboratory classes 30 h
Participation in lectures 15 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 5 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Weighted average of the laboratory and tests grades

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

Basic knowledge of polymer, metallic and ceramic materials
Basic knowledge of strenght of the materials
Modelling in CAD software
Basic kowledge of matrix and tensor notation

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Ward I. M., Sweeney J., An introduction to the mechanical properties of solid polymers, Willey 2005
Tsai S. W., Strength and Life of Composites, CDG Stanford University 2008
Kwon Y.W., Allen D.H. Talreja R., Multiscale Modelling and Simulation of Composite Materials and Structures, Springer 2010
Reddy J.N., Mechanics of Laminated Composite Plates and Shells: Theory and Analysis, Second Edition, CRC Press 2003

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None