Vehicle Vibrations

(equivalent to Automotive Engineering 2)

Lecturer:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ferit Küçükay

Support:

Gerrit Brandes, M.Sc.

Outline:

5 LP

Requirements:

Bachelor degree

Takes place:

every summer semester
  
  

Lecture notes:

is available at start of lectures in the student council for engineering ("Klappe") for a fee

Content:

 
  • Introduction to different Models
  • Application of simple vertical dynamic models (single-mass oscillator)
  • Excitation analysis (internal excitation / road excitation)
  • Wheel load variation / driving safety
  • Evaluation of vibration effect on human body
  • Conflict comfort vs. driving safety
  • Analysis of the influence of vehicle parameters
  • Models with several degrees of freedom