COURSE CODE: AGE 401
COURSE TITLE: Design of Agricultural & Food Processing Machines I
NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units
COURSE DURATION: One Hour of Lecture Three Hours of Practical Per week
Course Coordinator: Dr. Olawale Usman Dairo B.Sc, M.Sc. PhD
Office Location: Room 2 Civil Engineering Building, COLENG
Other Lecturers: Nil
Philosophy of design. Components of design. Agricultural machines; types, design and functional requirements. Engineering materials. Stress and deflection analysis. Theories of failure. Design against failure. Detachable fasteners. Power screws. Shafting design. Elements of food processing machines. Design project.