2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 01, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

ME 4190 - Introduction to Engineering Lubrication

Credit Hour(s): 3
Define various lubrication regimes where mechanical elements in automotive, aerospace, heavy machinery, wind turbine applications operate; introduce surface topography metrics & parameters; describe lubricant properties including viscosity & density dependences on pressure as well as temperature, non- & Newtonian behavior; derive Reynolds equation; solve governing equations for elasto- & hydrodynamic lubrication; introduce egr approaches for lubrication performance assessment in machine elements. Department Managed Prerequisite(s): (Undergraduate level MTH 2350 Minimum Grade of D or (Undergraduate level MTH 2330 Minimum Grade of D and Undergraduate level MTH 2530 Minimum Grade of D)) and Undergraduate level MTH 2320 Minimum Grade of D and Undergraduate level ME 3350 Minimum Grade of D
Level: Undergraduate
Schedule Type(s): Lecture