MF2090 Internal Combustion Engines, Project Work 6.0 credits

Förbränningsmotorteknik, projektarbete

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The students work alone or in small groups, with a well-defined sub-project, within an ongoing research or development project. The contents intend to give a good basis for development, production and application of piston engines with internal combustion, with a focus on diesel and Otto engines. The work is led by a supervisor.

Intended learning outcomes *

After passing the course, the students should be able to:

  • Find and understand research literature
  • Set up an experimental design
  • Carry out safe and reliable experiments or model studies
  • Solve problems in an experimental environment or a simulation environment
  • Analyse data and present their understanding orally and in writing

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Examination and completion

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P, F

Examination *

  • INL1 - Hand in Exercise, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F
  • SEM1 - Seminar, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

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INL1 3 credits (Written report)

SEM1 3 credits (Oral presentation)

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Andreas Cronhjort

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ITM/Machine Design

Main field of study *

Mechanical Engineering

Education cycle *

Second cycle

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Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.