Instrumentation and Measurements

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

- Luís António Rodrigues de Figueiredo Ferreira Pereira

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

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.


Evaluation Methodology

- 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