Courses

ATM 455 - Engines and Power Transfer

Credits: (3)

Principles, operation, and analysis of engine thermodynamics, fuel and combustion, engine components, engine cycles, engine power transfer and efficiencies, and exhaust gas emissions. Mechanism and selection of bearings, belt drives, chain drives, gear drives, and shaft drives. Operation and performance analysis of hydraulic power transfer components and systems, fluid mechanics, and hydraulic motors.

Note
Three hours recitation a week.

Requisites
Prerequisite: BAE 350.

When Offered
Spring

UGE course
No

K-State 8
None

BAE 550 - Advanced Machinery Drive Components

Credits: (3)

Basic hydrostatic and hybrid drive system concepts and design. Application of these technologies to agriculture construction and other off road equipment applications.

Requisites
Prerequisite: BAE 450.

When Offered
Fall

UGE course
No

K-State 8
None

BAE 750 - Analysis and Design of Off-Highway Vehicles

Credits: (3)

Analytical study of design, testing, construction, and operating characteristics of off-highway vehicles and machinery. Includes human factors, mobility, and precision agriculture.

Note
Two hours recitation and three hours lab a week.

Requisites
Prerequisite: BAE 536 or ME 574. (Come talk to me if you are interested, we can work something out even if you don't meet prereqs)

When Offered
Spring, on sufficient demand

UGE course
No

K-State 8
None