ME3410 Mechanical Engineering Instrumentation and Measurement Lab

Introduction to measurement systems, statistical analysis of data, error analysis, uncertainty analysis, manipulation of data including electrical readout and processing, data acquisition fundamentals and Fourier decomposition and dynamic signals. Measurements of temperature, pressure , velocity, flow rates. Energy balances, surface temperature visualization, flow visualization. Measurement of motion using accelerometers and encoders. Measurement of strain and force. Operational amplifiers, analog computers, filters.

Prerequisite

ME2801, ME3150, ME3521 (ME3150 and ME3521 may be taken concurrently)

Lecture Hours

2

Lab Hours

4

Quarter Offered

  • As Required