GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
ADVANCED TESTING METHODS IN INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES/5131334
Course Title: ADVANCED TESTING METHODS IN INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES
Credits 3 ECTS 7.5
Semester 1 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Assist. Prof. Dr. Tolga TOPGÜL
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://www.websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/topgul
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  topgul@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
After completing this course, the student can understand the engine performance and exhaust emissions parameters.
After completing this course, the student can do an experimental study in a spark ignition and/or a compression ignition engine.
After completing this course, the student can do combustion analysis and uncertainty analysis.






 -- 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  Engine performance characteristics
2. Week  Engine performance maps
3. Week  Dynamometers and the measurement of engine torque
4. Week  The measurement of air and fuel consumption
5. Week  The effect of ambient condition on engine performance
6. Week  Exhaust emissions from internal combustion engines
7. Week  The measurement of exhaust emissions
8. Week  Midterm Exam
9. Week  Engine performance parameters in spark ignition engine
10. Week  Engine performance parameters in compression ignition engine
11. Week  Exhaust emissions parameters in internal combustion engines
12. Week  Combustion analysis in spark ignition engine
13. Week  Combustion analysis in compression ignition engine
14. Week  Uncertainty analysis
15. Week  The standards and procedures of engine and vehicle test
16. Week  Final Exam
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  Atkins, R. D., An Introduction to Engine Testing and Development, SAE International, Warrendale, USA, 2009. Martyr, A. J. and Plint, M. A., Engine Testing, Elsevier, UK, 2007. Heywood, J. B., Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 1988. Taylor, C. F., Internal Combustion engine in Theory and Practice Vol. 2, MIT Press, 1985.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  Not Applicable
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
30
 Assignment
1
10
 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
14
4
56
 Searching in Internet and Library
14
4
56
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
4
3
12
 Presentation
1
1
1
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
1
9
9
 Final and Studying for Final
1
12
12
 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.
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