University Of Edinburgh

Dynamics 2


Iowa State Course Substitution

Engineering Dynamics

E M 345

Course Info

International Credits: 0.0
Converted Credits: 0.0
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Course Description:
On completion of this course, the student will be able to: Model mechanical systems as plane assemblies of masses and inertias, and draw clear accurate linked free-body diagrams. Identify kinematic relations between coupled elements using cables, gears and pure rolling. Calculate moments of inertias of a range of assemblies, using parallel axes and perpendicular axes theorems. Formulate energy expressions for systems and use concepts of work and power to determine motion. Understand the properties of one degree of freedom oscillatory systems.


Evaluation Date:
January 17, 2019
Paul Schafbuch
none, except that a review in 3 years is preferred