Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Engine and Vehicle Performance Testing OTE 403 7 2 + 2 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. VEZİR AYHAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res.Asst. İdris Cesur
Course Category
Course Objective Introduction to performance characteristics of internal combustion engines and vehicles, learning their measurement methods. Making measurements in the case of using different fuel in engines and constructive changings
Course Content performance characteristics of internal combustion engines and vehicles and measurement methods
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 calculates engine power, brake torque and specific fuel consumption formulas and to gain ability to make commends in the case of performance changes Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
2 knows the techniques for measuring engine power, brake torque and fuel consumption, and make performance tests with hydraulic and electrical dynamometers Demonstration, Motivations to Show, Drilland Practice, Lab / Workshop, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
3 knows friction losses and their calculation methods and applies in practice with engine test Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
4 knows measurement methods of fuel consumption and air consumption of an engine and measures them practically Drilland Practice, Lab / Workshop, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
5 recognise the thermocouple types for different purpose and measures temperatures in the cooling and exhaust system Lecture, Lab / Workshop, Problem Solving, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 calculates energy balance of engine Group Study, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
7 knows measurement methods of tires and engine power with chasis dynamometer Lecture, Lab / Workshop, Drilland Practice, Testing,
8 knows the methods of emissions measurement and practice Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Lecture, Homework, Testing, Performance Task,
9 Lecture, Lab / Workshop, Question-Answer, Motivations to Show, Performance Task, Testing, Oral Exam,
10 Motivations to Show, Question-Answer, Lab / Workshop, Lecture, Oral Exam, Homework, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The fundementals of friction, Friction power, friction loss, pumping loses
2 Calculating friction power, Willians methods,Morse test, Engine testing
3 Retardation test, power calculation via indicator diagram
4 Dynomometer types
5 Hydrolic dynomometers, Eddy current dynomometer
6 Measurement of Air consumption: Volumetric methods, measurement with pressure difference, measurement with orifice plate, measurement with venturi...
7 Measurement with pitot tube, rotameters, measurement with laminar flow,turbine type flow meter, vortex methods
8 Measurement of fuel consumption, volumetric methods, mass methods, power transducer methods
9 Temperature meuserements: thermocouples, pirometers
10 Exam1
11 Energy balance
12 Chasis dynamometer. Measurement of tire power and measurement methods
13 Chasis dynamometer. Measurement of tire power and measurement methods
14 Measurement of exhaust emissions and measurement methods
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having necessary knowledge and skills for performing his/her proficiency in the subject of motor Technologies and basic manufacturing processes X
2 Having the latest knowledge and skills for theoretical and practical applications of motor systems and principals X
3 Having the latest knowledge and skills for theoretical and practical applications of vehicle systems X
4 Having the latest knowledge and skills for performing tests, control and maintenance of motor/vehicle systems and hardware X
5 Having the latest knowledge and skills for diagnostics and renovation processes of vehicle/motor systems X
6 Having the latest knowledge in Science and Engineering X
7 Having the latest knowledge and skills in the area of electric-electronic-computer for performing tasks related to his/her proficiency X
8 Having foreign language skills and knowledge for making tasks related to his/her proficiency X
9 Having the latest knowledge and skills for making design and research projects in his/her area X
10 Having the latest knowledge and skills in the area of servicing/management/job security related to his/her proficiency X
11 Having the latest knowledge and skills for performing tasks in teaching and education in his/her area X
12 Having necessary knowledge for performing tasks in the automobile industry X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 5
1. Performans Görevi (Laboratuvar) 15
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 5 5
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 6 6
Total Workload 137
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.48
dersAKTSKredisi 5