MECH 342: Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery

Prereqs: MECH 130 and MECH 373.
Analysis of the motions of linkage and cam mechanisms. Methods of design of linkage and cam mechanisms. Gear theory. Analysis and design of ordinary and planetary gear trains. Determination of static and dynamic forces in machines. Balancing of machines. Flywheel design. Dynamics of cam mechanisms. Vibration of machines.
This course is a prerequisite for: MECH 343, MECH 442, MECH 444, MECH 445, MECH 456, MECH 488
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom


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