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
- Toni dos Santos Alves

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

Objectives
Students should:
-acquire key concepts about measurement, error, uncertainty and calibration
- Become familiar with the use of the main electrical measurement tools
- Become acquainted with signals and filter processing systems, sensors, actuators and data acquisition and transmission systems.

Program

Evaluation Methodology

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

Method of interaction

Software used in class