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ME4232 - Lecture Notes

Class Material (F 2012)

LECTURE NOTES FOR CURRENT SEMESTER

Class 1: Introduction to Fluid Power

                TPT program - Fluid Power: Force for Change   

Class 2: Orifice equation; Flow and pressure control valves

Class 2 Handouts

Class 3: Circuit analysis; flow control circuits; check valves;

Class 3 Handouts
MATLAB/SIMULINK Example
Right click to download the file; unzip the zip file to a directory;  open Matlab;
"chdir" to the directory; open "***.mdl" etc.

Class 4: Cartridge valves; flow divider valve; fluid properties; viscosity

Class 4 Handout


Class 5: Bulk modulus; inertance; power calculations, valve modeling

                    PVFC modeling handouts [Matlab handout], [Procedure]
                    Codes: Download both files [PVFC.mdl, PVFC1.m]
                   

Class 6: 4-way valves modeling, pumps and motors (part 1)

                  

Class 7: Pumps and motors (part 2), hydro-stats, hydaulic-hybrids




Lecture Notes Packet (Fall 2010)