Mechanical & Materials Engineering


MECH848 : Measurement Systems I



Dr. R. SellensMcLaughlin Hall, Room 209 Rick.Sellens@queensU.ca(613) 533-6760

Course Description

This course focuses on practical measurement systems for Masters students in mechanical engineering. On completing this course students will be able to: Select, install, test, and program a micro controller system for data acquisition and control; Select, analyze the performance of, and apply transducers for temperature; pressure; stress, strain and force; position, velocity and acceleration; Apply basic signal conditioning in analog and digital domains; Analyze data to draw conclusions from measurements and uncertainty analysis. Conceive, Design, Implement and Operate a complete measurement system as part of a course project.  Three term-hours; lectures. R.W. Sellens

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