Engineering Design of Machines and Devices I/II

  Excavator and valve block Copyright: Linde Hydraulics

Within the lecture the design process is applied to a task given by a manufacturer of hydraulics components.

Contact

Photography of Mister Schoemacker

Phone

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+49 241 80 47748

Email

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Target Audience

The lecture is addressed to students interested in the design of fluid power components.

Recommended requirements:

  • Fundamentals of Fluid Power

Content

Starting in summer 2019, ifas participates for the first time in this lecture. Cooperating with Linde Hydraulics a new control system for mobile machinery is developed. This contains:

  • Control design
  • Mechatronics
  • Design of the valve section

Organisation

For attending this lecture an application is necessary containing a short letter of motivation and information on the status of your studies. Please send your application until 29.03.2019 to florian.schoemacker@ifas.rwth-aachen.de.

The course can be taken for one semester or two semesters. The project covers both semesters. Each semester includes an individual examination and grading. For a complete project experience it is recommended to take both semesters, but it is not a prerequisite to participate successfully.

Current dates and further information can be found on RWTHonline.

 
 

The Instructor

Ms. Prof. Schmitz

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Katharina Schmitz

Head of Department, Institute for Fluid Power Drives and Systems