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Gas-Powered Automobiles

Module name (EN): Gas-Powered Automobiles
Degree programme: Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: FT58
SAP-Submodule-No.: P241-0303
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Oral examination

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
FT58 (P241-0303) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 6, optional course
FT58 (P241-0303) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015, semester 6, optional course, course inactive since 27.07.2017
FT58 (P241-0303) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2016, semester 6, optional course
FT58 (P241-0303) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 6, optional course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
FT11 Fundamentals of Piston Engines, Pumps and Compressors
FT21 Vehicle Combustion Engines

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Heinze
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Heinze

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will understand the operating process of gas engines for vehicles.
They will be familiar with the constructive design, application-oriented design, testing and application of gas-powered vehicles.
Handling gas-powered vehicles and their components with regard to:

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Module content:
- Fuel systems, Gas injection, Intake manifold
- Fuel systems, LPG liquid injection, Intake manifold
- Fuel systems: DI liquid injection
- Engine use
- Future gas systems

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture with final presentation by participants
Lecture: Detailed technical descriptions and other documents, system descriptions

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Recommended or required reading:
Dingel: Gasfahrzeuge; Carle: Erdgasfahrzeuge und ihr Beitrag zu einer CO2-Reduktion im Personenverkehr

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