ME 227: Vehicle Dynamics and Control
The application of dynamics, kinematics, and control theory to the analysis and design of ground vehicle behavior. Simplified models of ride, handling, and braking, their role in developing intuition, and limitations in engineering design. Suspension design fundamentals. Performance and safety enhancement through automatic control systems. In-car laboratory assignments for model validation and kinesthetic understanding of dynamics. Limited enrollment. Prerequisites: ENGR 105, consent of instructor.
Terms: Spr | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
ME 227 |
3 units |
Section 01 |
Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP) |
| Students enrolled: 55
04/03/2017 - 06/07/2017 Tue, Thu 9:30 AM - 11:20 AM at 530-127 with Gerdes, J. (PI); Brown, M. (TA); Laurense, V. (TA); Subosits, J. (TA)
Exam Date/Time: 2017-06-12 8:30am - 11:30am (Exam Schedule)
Instructors: Gerdes, J. (PI); Brown, M. (TA); Laurense, V. (TA); Subosits, J. (TA)
Notes: Enrollment based on questionnaire given out first day of class.