BESCK104D/204D Introduction to Mechanical Engineering
BESCK104D/204D Introduction to Mechanical Engineering

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Module - 1


 Role of Mechanical Engineering in Industries and Society- Emerging Trends and Technologies in different sectors such as Energy, Manufacturing, Automotive, Aerospace, and Marine sectors.


Introduction and applications of Energy sources like Fossil fuels, Nuclear fuels, Hydel, Solar, wind, and bio-fuels, Environmental issues like Global warming and Ozone depletion

Module - 2

Machine Tool Operations: 

Working Principle of lathe, Lathe operations: Turning, facing, knurling. Working principles of Drilling Machine, drilling operations: drilling, boring, reaming. Working of Milling Machine,

 Milling operations: 

plane milling and slot milling. (No sketches of machine tools, sketches to be used only for explaining the operations). Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing Systems: Introduction, components of CNC, advantages and applications of CNC, 3D printing.

Module - 3

Introduction to IC Engines: 

Components and Working Principles, 4-Strokes Petrol and Diesel Engines, Application of IC Engines.

 Insight into Future Mobility;

 Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, Components of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles. Advantages and disadvantages of EVs and Hybrid vehicles.

Module - 4

Engineering Materials: 

Types and applications of Ferrous & Nonferrous Metals, silica, ceramics, glass, graphite, diamond and polymer. Shape Memory Alloys.

 Joining Processes: 

Soldering, Brazing and Welding, Definitions, classification of welding process, Arc welding, Gas welding and types of flames.

Module - 5

Introduction to Mechatronics and Robotics: 

open-loop and closed-loop mechatronic systems. Classification based on robotics configuration: polar cylindrical, Cartesian coordinate and spherical. Application, Advantages and disadvantages. Automation in industry: Definition, types – Fixed, programmable and flexible automation, basic elements with block diagrams, advantages. 

Introduction to IOT:

 Definition and Characteristics, Physical design, protocols, Logical design of IoT, Functional blocks, and communication models.

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