Appliable Vehicle Theory

Major: Wheeled and caterpillar vehicles
Code of subject: 7.133.01.E.18
Credits: 5.00
Department: Automotive Engineering
Lecturer: Grand Ph.D., associate professor Orest Horbay
Semester: 1 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: • know the technique of choosing the main parameters of the vehicle taking into account the requirements for operational properties, which are studied in the discipline; method of calculation of research of stability, controllability and fluidity of the movement of the vehicle and its braking properties; influence of design and operational factors on listed operational properties of the car. • be able to define the basic parameters of the vehicle in the process of design; to calculate indicators of stability, controllability, and fluidity of the movement of the vehicle and its braking properties.
Required prior and related subjects: • Fundamentals of vehicle and tractor structure; • Vehicle and tractor theory
Summary of the subject: One-dimensional dynamics of the car. The kinematics of the vehicle. The vehicle dynamics. Vibration of the car. Optimization of the braking process of the vehicle.
Recommended books: 1. Литвинов А.С., Фаробин Я.Е. Автомобили. Теория эксплуатационных свойств. – Москва: Машиностроение, 1989. – 237с. 2. Кошарний М.Ф. Основи механіки та енергетики автомобіля. – Київ: Вища школа, 1992. – 187с. 3. Reza N. Jazar. Vehicle Dynamics. Theory and Application. – Springe Science + Business Media, LLC. 2008 – 1022p.
Assessment methods and criteria: • writing reports from practical lesson, oral examination (30%) • final control (70% control measure, exam), written-oral form (70%).