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General information:
Name:
Composite structures and their applications
Course of study:
2013/2014
Code:
RMS-1-711-s
Faculty of:
Mechanical Engineering and Robotics
Study level:
First-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Mechatronics with English as instruction languagege
Semester:
7
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)
Social competence
M_K001 is able to create priority list during project development MS1A_K04, MS1A_K05 Participation in a discussion,
Execution of exercises,
Involvement in teamwork
M_K002 is able to estimate influence of design on manufacturing costs and environmental pollution MS1A_K05, MS1A_K02 Activity during classes,
Execution of exercises
Skills
M_U001 The student is able to select appropriate composite material meeting customer requirement using material database MS1A_U01, MS1A_U13 Case study,
Participation in a discussion,
Execution of exercises
M_U002 is able to design properly the composite structure taking into account manufacturing technology and costs of production MS1A_U01, MS1A_U13, MS1A_U20, MS1A_U12, MS1A_U03 Activity during classes,
Execution of exercises
M_U003 is able to perform strength analysis of composite structure and to analyze obtained results MS1A_U01, MS1A_U08, MS1A_U07, MS1A_U09 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of exercises
Knowledge
M_W001 The student is familiar with the types of composites, their properties and application in industry MS1A_W08, MS1A_W03, MS1A_W15 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of exercises
M_W002 knows and understands the methodology for designing and manufacturing of composite structures, advantages and disadvantages of different composite materials MS1A_W12, MS1A_W17 Activity during classes,
Test,
Participation in a discussion,
Execution of exercises
M_W003 is familiar with CAD/CAE(FEA) software MS1A_W12 Activity during classes,
Test,
Execution of laboratory classes
M_W004 knows and understands the methodology of composite part designing Activity during classes,
Test
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
Social competence
M_K001 is able to create priority list during project development - - + - - - - - - - -
M_K002 is able to estimate influence of design on manufacturing costs and environmental pollution - - + - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 The student is able to select appropriate composite material meeting customer requirement using material database - - + - - - - - - - -
M_U002 is able to design properly the composite structure taking into account manufacturing technology and costs of production - - + - - - - - - - -
M_U003 is able to perform strength analysis of composite structure and to analyze obtained results - - + - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 The student is familiar with the types of composites, their properties and application in industry + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 knows and understands the methodology for designing and manufacturing of composite structures, advantages and disadvantages of different composite materials + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W003 is familiar with CAD/CAE(FEA) software + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W004 knows and understands the methodology of composite part designing + - - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:
  1. Composites in automotive industry
  2. Composites in aviation
  3. Materials on matrices
  4. Reinforcing fibres
  5. Manufacturing of composites
  6. Composite materials properties
  7. Introduction. Composite materials and their classification.
  8. Composites in onstruction and other industries
  9. Strength of composite structures
  10. Modelling of the composite structures in Finte Element Method
Laboratory classes:
  1. Composite buckling simulation
  2. FE Analysis of composite structures
  3. Material selection
  4. Manufacturing process selection
  5. Manufacturability of composite structures
  6. Composite layup
  7. Modelling of the composite properties
  8. Analysis of composite strength
Seminar classes:
-
Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 60 h
Module ECTS credits 2 ECTS
Preparation for classes 5 h
Participation in lectures 15 h
Participation in laboratory classes 30 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 10 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Weighted mean from laboratory exercises and tests grades

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

Basic knowledge of organic chemistry and materials
Knowledge of the matrix notation
Knowledge of the strength of materials e.g. failure criteria
Model creation in CAD software

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Żuchowska D., Polimery Konstrukcyjne, Wydawnictwo Naukowo-Techniczne, Warszawa 1995
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
Muc A., Projektowanie kompozytowych zbiorników cisnieniowych, Wydawnictwo Politechniki Krakowskiej 1999
Boczkowska A., Kompozyty, Warszawa, Oficyna Wydawnicza Politecniki Warszawskiej 2005
Wilczyński A. P.: Polimerowe kompozyty włókniste. Warszawa, Wydawnictwo Naukowo-Techniczne 1996

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

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None