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2019/2020

Principles of Design - Rail Vehicles

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2213018 Z 2 2P+0C Czech
Lecturer:
Josef Kolář (guarantor)
Tutor:
Josef Kolář (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Automotive, Combustion Engine and Railway Engineering
Synopsis:

Basic terminology and nomenclature of rail vehicles parts. Principles of railway vehicles components.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

Historical milestones in the development of railway vehicles

Characteristics of rail vehicles for passenger transport

System requirements on rail vehicles

Characteristic parameters track

Defined standards for construction of rail vehicles

Basic terminology and notions

Conceptual solving rail vehicles and axle arrangement

Maximum construction gauge - car body, bogie

Maximum construction gauge - articulated vehicles

Principles guiding of wheel set in track.

Standard plotting driving quality railway vehicles

Principles axle-guidance and suspension railway vehicles

Principles wheel set drive

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

Basic terminology and notions assembly rail vehicles. Principles of function single component of railway vehicles.

Study materials:

Douda, P., Heptner, T., Kolář, J.: Pozemní dopravní prostředky, Vydavatelství ČVUT Praha, 1996, Pohl, R., Novotný, C.: Železniční vozidla II , Vydavatelství ČVUT Praha, 2003, Švejnoch Vl., Doc.,Ing., CSc. : Teorie kolejových vozidel, EoR ČVUT Praha

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
roomT4:B1-714
Kolář J.
17:45–19:15
(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
Knihovna 12120
Tue
Fri
Thu
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-08-09
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1899706.html