Instrumentation and Measurements

Mechanical Engineering
5.5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP + 15,0 P + 3,50 OT

Lecturer
- Luís António Rodrigues de Figueiredo Ferreira Pereira

Prerequisites
While not compulsory, previous knowledge of the course Electricity and Electronics is useful.

Objectives
To master key concepts about measurement, error, uncertainty and calibration. Become familiar with the main electrical measurement tools. Become acquainted with signal processing, filtering and acquisition systems as well as sensors, actuators and data transmission.

Program

Evaluation Methodology

Bibliography
- Cabral, P. (2004). Erros e Incertezas nas Medições. Porto: IEP-ISEP
- Campilho, A. Instrumentação Electrónica. Métodos e Técnicas de Medição. Porto: FEUP

Method of interaction

Software used in class