Machine Design and CAD II (ME3063)


Machine Design and CAD II (ME-3063)

Recommended Book(s)

  1. Mechanical Engineering Design, By J.E. Shigley, McGraw Hill

Reference Book(s)

  1. Machine Design, An Integrated Approach, By R L Norton, McGraw Hill.
  2. Design Of Machine Elements, By M.F. Spotts, Prentice Hall.
  3. Fundamentals Of Machine Component Design, By R. C. Juvinall & K. M. Marshek, John Wiley.
  4. Related CAD And FEA Software User’s Guide

Course Objectives

To design common machine elements and gain experience in solving design problems. To prepare professional quality solutions and communicate the results of analysis and design, effectively.

Course Learning Outcomes (CLO)

  1. CLO-1: Describe designs of common machine elements like gears, bearings, shafts, belts and chains.(C5) 
  2. CLO-2: Evaluate the designs of machine elements related to transmission. (C5)
  3. CLO-3: Select a case study related to transmission and explain its design, calculations and working in the form of report and presentation. (A3)

Course Contents

  • Kinematics, force analysis and design of spur, helical, bevel & worm gears.
  • Design of rolling contact bearings, hydrodynamic theory of lubrication, journal bearings.
  • Design of mechanical springs, design of belts, ropes and chains, design of shafts.
  • Introduction to experimental stress analysis.
  • Introduction to Finite Element Analysis.

Mapping of CLOs to Program Learning Outcomes





PLO:1 (Engineering Knowledge)


PLO:2 (Problem Analysis)




PLO:3 (Design Development of Solutions)




PLO:4 (Investigation)




PLO:5 (Modern Tool Usage)




PLO:6 (Engineer & Society)




PLO:7 (Environment and Sustainability)




PLO:8 (Ethics)




PLO:9 (Individual & Team Work)




PLO:10 (Communication)




PLO:11 (Project Management)




PLO:12 (Life Long Learning)




Mapping of CLOs to Assessment Modules

Assessment Modules \ CLOs




Assignments (05%)




Quizzes (15%)




Project (15%)




Midterm Exam (20%)




Final Exam (45%)