303.336 Condition Monitoring of Machinery
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • define objectives of condition monitoring of machines and systems
  • detect faults in the running behaviour of machines
  • create reliable error diagnoses
  • identify and eliminate the root causes of failures and malfunctions
  • apply analytical procedures for error assessment
  • design holistic monitoring strategies using AI approaches

Subject of course

Maintenance management methodology and techniques; physical and technical failure characteristics; vibration fundamentals for root cause analysis; fault descriptors on rotors, bearings and gears; corrective measures and proactive improvements; holistic maintenance systems using AI methods; prescriptive approaches..

Teaching methods

Block course in PowerPoint presentation. The slide pictures with annotated note pages are available as manuscript.......

Mode of examination


Additional information




Course dates

Wed09:00 - 12:0026.04.2023Seminarraum Lehar 01 Termin 1
Wed09:00 - 12:0010.05.2023Seminarraum Lehar 01 Termin 2
Wed09:00 - 12:0024.05.2023Seminarraum Lehar 01 Termin 3
Wed09:00 - 12:0031.05.2023Seminarraum Lehar 01 Termin 4
Wed09:00 - 12:0007.06.2023Seminarraum Lehar 01 Termin 5
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Multiple choice test with use of documents. Oral exam  or via homework (web)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.03.2023 00:00 04.04.2023 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Elective
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Elective
ALG For all Students Elective


Lecture notes for this course are available. Buchhandel oder direkt beim Vortragenden (s. Lit.) Dr. Kolerus: Zustandsüberwachung von Maschinen.

Previous knowledge

Knowledge in mechanics, mathematics (Fourier-transform) , measurment techniques

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses

Continuative courses