Module Handbook

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Notes on the module handbook of the department Mechanical and Process Engineering

Die hier dargestellten veröffentlichten Studiengang-, Modul- und Kursdaten des Fachbereichs Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik ersetzen die Modulbeschreibungen im KIS und wuden mit Ausnahme folgender Studiengänge am 28.10.2020, bzw. am 13.01.2021 verabschiedet.

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Course MV-IMAD-86262-K-4

Railway Vehicles I (Basics) (2V, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2V) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h

Basedata

SWS 2V
CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Lecturers
Area of study [MV-iMAD] Mechanical and Automotive Design
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Contents

  • Classification and importance of the railroad system
  • Areas of application of rail vehicles
  • Vehicle and train configurations
  • Interaction of wheel and rail
  • Driving resistances
  • Vehicle concepts (car body, chassis, drive units and brake systems)

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Students will be able to
  • classify the railroad system as a transport system
  • describe the different vehicle and train configurations
  • explain the wheel-rail contact and the interaction of wheelset and track
  • calculate the running resistance of a rail vehicle
  • compare and evaluate different rail vehicle concepts
  • calculate and compare the required clearance gauge of different rail vehicle concepts

Literature

  • WENDE, D.: Fahrdynamik des Schienenverkehrs, Teubner-Verlag Wiesbaden
  • KNOTHE, K.; STICHEL, S.: Schienenfahrzeugdynamik, Springer-Verl. Berlin
  • MAYER, J. et al.: Handbuch - Das System Bahn, Verlag Eurailpress
  • JANICKI, J.; REINHARD, H.: DB-Fachbuch Schienenfahrzeugtechnik, 2. Aufl. (2009), Bahnfachverlag

Materials

Powerpoint presentation, blackboard, flipchart, lecture slides. For further information and course materials please consider the corresponding OLAT-course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [MV-IMAD-86262-K-4]

Module Name Context
[MV-IMAD-172-M-4] Railway Vehicles I (Basics) P: Obligatory 2V, 3.0 LP