IHA-1756 Hydraulic Machines, 5 cr

Person responsible

Kalevi Huhtala


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
IHA-1756 2019-01 1 Kalevi Huhtala
Exam for the given material and approved exercises.

Learning Outcomes

Understanding the construction and usage of hydraulic components. Readiness of design hydraulic systems. Awareness of the special features of hydraulics.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Introduction to hydraulics  Special features of mobile and industrial hydraulics   
2. Introduction to hydraulic components including pumps, motors, valves and their control  The typical characteristics of hydraulic components   
3. Hydrostatic transmission and the dimensioning of it  Mathematical models of hydraulic pumps and motors   
4. Hydraulic circuits and their use  Selection of type of hydraulic circuits and components to them   
5. Open and closed loop control of hydraulic circuits  How to choose hydraulic components to open and closed loop controlled systems   

Correspondence of content

Course Corresponds course  Description 
IHA-1756 Hydraulic Machines, 5 cr IHA-2308 Hydraulic Machines, 5 cr  

Updated by: Uusi-Heikkilä Janne, 08.08.2019