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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Experimental Methods and Measurements

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E211137 Z,ZK 5 2P+3L
Lecturer:
Jiří Vávra (guarantor), Branko Remek, Michal Vojtíšek
Tutor:
Jiří Vávra (guarantor), Ondřej Bolehovský, Miloslav Emrich, Vojtěch Klír, Ondřej Miláček, Branko Remek, Zbyněk Syrovátka, Michal Takáts, Michal Vojtíšek
Supervisor:
Department of Automotive, Combustion Engine and Railway Engineering
Synopsis:

The course deals with the application of basic principles, instruments and data acquisition systems used in the experimental R&D in the field of internal combustion engines. Classes will be taught in a form of lectures combined with laboratory exercises and demonstrations.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

1. Measuring chain, measurement uncertainties and errors

2. Force, torque and mass measurement

3. Frequency - speed and position

4. Pressure

5. Temperature

6. Flow-rate

7. Vibration and oscillation, basic acoustics, noise and sound

8. Characteristics of combustion engines

9. Engine test-bench integration, automated data acquisition, types of dynamometers

10. Acquisition and evaluation of fast changing pressures, measuring chain description, application of the 1st law of thermodynamics for a basic combustion analysis

11. Exhaust gas composition, environmental impact of combustion engine operation

12. Exhaust gas analysis, gaseous components and particulate matters

13. Legislation base

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:
Study materials:

Available literature and materials from suppliers of measuring systems

Heywood, J.B., Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals, McGraw-Hill, 1988.

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
Tue
Fri
roomT4:A1-304
Vávra J.
09:00–10:30
(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
Učebna 304
Thu
roomJU:217
Vávra J.
09:00–11:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.101)

Pod Juliskou
Učebna 12120-40 Juliska
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-01-23
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet3831206.html