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Technology-Driven Design: Module 1

Course Code :2026FOWPOW
Study domain:Product Development
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:84
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Frank Goethijn
Theo Linders
Regan Watts
Andres Vanhooydonck

3. Course contents *

1. Technical verification 1: (in the weeks before mandatory internship sem2)

Analyzing a system design or modifying a system design.
Description of the design.
Identification of critical or new solution principles, processes or elements thereto.

Identification of principle solutions that are not verifiable by similarity of design, or by calculations, or for which data are lacking.

Determine what data are needed to verify the feasibility of this solution principle.

Describing the most accessible test or measurement method to get the data. Description of the equipment and protocol.

2. Technical Verification 2 (in the weeks after the mandatory internship sem2)

The realization of the test and measurement set-up in the model lab.

3. Virtual Verification

Course fluid mechanics (plug into SolidWorks).

Comparison of the practical results of (2) with virtual methods or calculations.