GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
VEHICLE BRAKE DYNAMICS AND BRAKE SYSTEM DESIGN/5061334
Course Title: VEHICLE BRAKE DYNAMICS AND BRAKE SYSTEM DESIGN
Credits 3 ECTS 7.5
Semester 2 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Prof. Dr. Duran ALTIPARMAK, Yrd. Doç. Dr. Mesut DÜZGÜN
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/duranal
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  duranal@gazi.edu.tr, mduzgun@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Vehicle dynamics and the dynamics of the brake system is learned.
Brake systems and learn the basic principles.
Factors affecting the performance of the brake and the actual braking force is learned.
Brake system design criteria is learned





 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
   There is no recommended optional programme component for this course
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  Examination of vehicle safety and braking process
2. Week  Road, wheel and brake system interactions
3. Week  Braking, deceleration and braking performance analysis process
4. Week  Brake dynamics, the actual braking forces and braking forces, analysis of the optimum brake force
5. Week  Design and design criteria for brake systems
6. Week  Dimensioning of the friction elements (disc and pad) and the basic calculations
7. Week  Friction brake systems of thermal analysis
8. Week  Midterms
9. Week  Performance of hydraulic and air brake systems and design criteria
10. Week  Failure analysis of brake systems and examination of brake performance loss
11. Week  The effects of an electronically controlled brake systems and effects of vehicle movements (ABS,EBD)
12. Week  Performance of commercial vehicles of tractor and trailer brake systems
13. Week  Fluids of brake system and thermal properties
14. Week  Disc mechanics, squeeal and vibration of disc brake systems analysis
15. Week  Analysis of the dynamics of the disk surface and the brake lining contact points
16. Week  Analysis of the dynamics of the disk surface and the brake lining contact points
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  • Brake Technology Handbook, Bert Breuer and Karlheinz H. Bill. • Driving-safety systems, Bosch. • Disc Brake Squeal Mechanism Analysis Evaluation and Reduction/ Prevention, Chen Tan Quaglia. • Tyre and Vehicle Dynamics, Hans B. Pacejka. • Fundemantels of Vehicle Dynamics, Thomas Gillespie. • Advanced vehicle technology, H. Heinzler. • Fren sistemleri, Duran Altıparmak. • Taşıt Mekaniği, Selim Çetinkaya.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  none
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
20
 Assignment
1
20
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
40
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
60
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
14
3
42
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
 Reading
10
6
60
 Searching in Internet and Library
12
6
72
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
0
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
1
10
10
 Final and Studying for Final
1
4
4
 Other
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
188
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
7.52
 ECTS: 
7.5
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Instructor trainingX
2Capability of taking on a task in research and development unitsX
3Capability of designing and producing thermo-mechanical systems.X
4Capability of designing internal combustion engines and the other alternative vehicle (electric and hybrid) driving systemsX
5Capability of designing vehicle bodies, wheel linkage systems and vehicle chasses.X
6Capability of taking management mission in automotive areasX
7Taking on specialist and management tasks in governmental institutions relevant to automotive sector.X
8Capability of conducting vehicle modification and montage projects.X
9Capability of taking on missions in ground, rail and air vehicle maintenance servicesX
10Capability of management in establishment and installation of automotive production workshopsX