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.

Ausnahmen:

Module MV-IVW-28-M-4

Light weight structures (M, 5.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
MV-IVW-28-M-4 Light weight structures 5.0 CP (150 h)

Basedata

CP, Effort 5.0 CP = 150 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Lecturers
Area of study [MV-IVW] Composite Materials
Reference course of study [MV-82.103-SG] B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Courses

Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
3V+1U MV-IVW-86964-K-4
Light weight structures
P 56 h 94 h - - PL1 5.0 SuSe
  • About [MV-IVW-86964-K-4]: Title: "Light weight structures"; Presence-Time: 56 h; Self-Study: 94 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester
  • Examination number: 10964 ("Lightweight Structures")

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


Contents

  • light weight design in nature and technology
  • historical development of light weight design and discussion of failure
  • design principles, light weight components and materials, joining techniques and load introduction
  • ultra-light weight design
  • hybrid materials and structures
  • stability problems of light weight design
  • exemplary light weight applications in different sectors (e.g. aeronautic, automotive)
  • exercises on selected examples

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Students will be able to
  • describe principles of light weight design
  • understand interdisciplinarity of light weight development
  • analyze mechanical behavior of light weight structures
  • design simple structures with composite materials
  • compare and assess the selection of suitable materials and designs for light weight constructions

Literature

  • Wiedemann, J.: Leichtbau, Band 1: Elemente, Band 2: Konstruktion, Springerverlag, 1996
  • Rammersdorfer, F. G.: Repetitorium Leichtbau, Oldenburgverlag, 1992

References to Module / Module Number [MV-IVW-28-M-4]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[MV-82.103-SG] B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering [Specialisation] Product Development in Mechanical Engineering (if chosen) [P] Compulsory