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Workshop 5: Energy, Polymers, Robotics

Code

ME-PWS5

Version

1.0

Offered by

Mechanical Engineering

ECTS

0

Prerequisites

Main purpose

Energy
Obtained Practical skills in solar thermal collector and pumps testing

Polymers
Give the student practical experience in manufacturing of polymer parts

Robotics
Give the student practical experience in Robotics.

Knowledge

Skills

Energy
Measuring the efficiency of the solar collector and to be able to evaluate the pumps performance curve.

Polymers
Understanding of the manufacturing processes of injection molding, extrusion, thermoforming, welding and blow molding.

Robotics
Programming Universal Robot UR3.

Competences

Energy
The participant will be able measure the temperature of the water and absorbing plate to evaluate the efficiency for the solar collector and be able find the link between the flow rate and the head for the centrifugal pump.​

Polymers
After the course, participants will have gained insight into the most common polymer manufacturing processes

Robotics
Be able to do simple programming of a robot.

Topics

 

Teaching methods and study activities

A total of 24 lessons have been allocated, with 8 lessons in Energy Engineering, 8 lessons in Robot Technology and 8 lessons in Plastic Manufacturing. The student is expected to use a total of approx. 40 hours incl. preparation and post processing

Energy
Using the solar collector and pump test rig at VIA University college

Polymers
Operating manufacturing machines at "Den Jyske Håndværkerskole"

Robotics
Operating Universal Robot UR3

Resources

Evaluation

Mandatory participation and each exercise to be approved by the Lecturer

Examination

 

Grading criteria

Approved/not approved

Additional information

 

Responsible

Energy: Salwan Dihrab, Polymers: Willy Meldgaard-Andersen, Robotics: BBo Gylling

Valid from

01-02-2020 00:00:00

Course type

Practical Work Shop
4. semester

Keywords

Polymer manufacturing processes, Robotics, solar collector, pumps testing