Computer Aided Simulation

Academic Study Board of the Faculty of Engineering

Teaching language: English
EKA: T030018102
Censorship: Second examiner: Internal
Grading: 7-point grading scale
Offered in: Odense
Offered in: Autumn
Level: Bachelor of Engineering

Course ID: T030018101
ECTS value: 5

Date of Approval: 17-04-2018


Duration: 1 semester

Version: Archive

Course ID

T030018101

Course Title

Computer Aided Simulation

ECTS value

5

Internal Course Code

X-CAS1-U06

Responsible study board

Academic Study Board of the Faculty of Engineering

Date of Approval

17-04-2018

Course Responsible

Name Email Department
Dorte Smedegaard Schmidt dss@iti.sdu.dk

Teachers

Name Email Department City
Christian Hammerich chrha@iti.sdu.dk Odense
Mads Høi Rasmussen mahra@iti.sdu.dk Odense

Programme Secretary

Name Email Department City
Lea Sundsgaard Jensen leje@iti.sdu.dk

Offered in

Odense

Level

Bachelor of Engineering

Offered in

Autumn

Duration

1 semester

Mandatory prerequisites

Basic knowledge within mechanical engineering and good English language skills are necessary.

Learning objectives - Knowledge

Knowledge

  • Basic theory behind mechanical computer modelling 
  • Basic theory regarding simulation of parts movement 
  • Knowing the abilities of high software simulation tools – regarding modelling and simulation 
  • Knowledge about how simulation tools can optimize the R & D process

Learning objectives - Skills

Skills

  • Ability to transform a design or a specification into a simulation model 
  • Ability to perform a simulation of dynamic and static systems/problems 
  • Ability generate simulation data for further analysis 
  • Ability to use software platforms for optimizing engineering tasks

Learning objectives - Competences

Competences 

  • Ability to identify limitations of a model, to define boundary conditions for the simulation, to be able to simplify the simulation model and still obtain useful results 
  • Ability to assess a simulation outcome and to evaluate if the method and software are suitable for a given problem

Content

  • Introduction basic theory behind computer modelling and simulation 
  • Introduction to common software based simulation tools for both dynamic and static simulations 
  • Design of dynamic assemblies and mechanisms 
  • Motion and dynamical analysis of mechanisms

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Teaching Method

The course is a combination of lectures and hands-on case-based exercises.

During the semester the students creates a portfolio of assignments.

Number of lessons

48 hours per semester

Teaching language

English

Examination regulations

Examination

Name

Examination

Examination is held

At the end of the semester.

Tests

Examination

EKA

T030018102

Name

Examination

Description

Internal examination with co-examiner based on the individual portfolio of handed in assignments will be assessed according to the 7- point grading scale.

Form of examination

Portfolio

Censorship

Second examiner: Internal

Grading

7-point grading scale

Identification

Student Identification Card - Date of birth

Language

English

ECTS value

5

Courses offered

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Studieforløb

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