[ 481VANTSGGK22 ] KV Special gears and drivetrains

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS M - Master's programme Mechatronics Gudrun Mikota 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2022W
  • Understanding of gear functionality
  • Detailed insight into established technical solutions
  • Qualification for the calculation of gear ratios, efficiencies, and dynamic properties
  • Qualification for the choice of couplings and gears for given drive tasks
  • Planetary gears
  • Detachable and elastic couplings
  • Continuously variable transmissions
  • Cardan shafts
  • Chain gears
  • Applications in vehicles and industrial plants
  • Inclusion of gears in dynamic models
  • Tribology (friction and wear)
Criteria for evaluation Homework problems, oral exam
Methods Presentation, exemplary calculations
Language German
Study material Script; H.W. Müller, Die Umlaufgetriebe, Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1998
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence