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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 68152001 Subject Classification Area Courses
Subject Name 乗り物と輸送の科学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Science of Vehicle and Transportation
ヤスカワ ヒロノリ,サクノ ユウジ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Mon1-4:Online
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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The kind and the role of the vehicle with which person's life and society are supported (Vehicle) can be explained. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 10 : Integrated Engineering
Eligible Students  
Keywords Vehicle, Transpotation System, External load, Strength, Control System, Environment of Vehicle, Manufacturing.,Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
Expected OutcomeThe kind and the role of the vehicle with which person's life and society are supported (Vehicle) can be explained.
Scientific knowledge necessary to plane, design, manifacture and maintaine vehicles can be enumerated. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The planning, manufacturing and maintaincing transportation equipments such as cars, ships and airplanesare and explained. The environment around those equipments are also explained.  
Class Schedule lesson 1  Marine Vehicles: a large passenger ship "TITANIC" and its disaster. (Yasukawa)
lesson 2  Vehicle flying in the sky. (Iwashita)
lesson 3  Is the vehicle strong sufficiently? Ideas for improving structural strength. (Kitamura)
lesson 4  Investigation of structural strength, simulation of fracture for transportation vehicles. (Sa. Tanaka)
lesson 5  Design and manufacturing methodologies for light weight and safe vehicles. (Takezawa)
lesson 6  System of Vehicles and the Design. (Hamada)
lesson 7  "Visualization techniques" for vehicle designs in invisible fluid world  (Mutsuda)
lesson 8  Energy-saving technologies for vehicles (Nakashima)
lesson 9  Measuring ocean current using sounds (Taniguchi)
lesson10  Vehicle controlled by computer (Hirata)
lesson11  Technology to control vehicles for transportation skillfully. (Shintaku)
lesson12  Sailing automation and maneuverability of a marine vehicle (Sano)
lesson13  Vehicles and ocean currents (Arai)
lesson14  Remote sensing technology to measure the environment around vehicles (Sakuno)
lesson15  Vehicle and energy harvesting. (Y. Tanaka) 
Power Point Slide are used. 
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(More Details) PC (Power Point) is used. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Attend all classes. 
Grading Method Test and/or outcome in each class are evaluated, and more than 60% of evaluation is necessary to acquire credit. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it A teacher with practical experience lectures with the experience at that time. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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