TeSP - Instalações Elétricas e Manutenção Industrial, Publication in the Diário da República - Aviso n.º 11062/2017 - 25/09/2017

6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 75,0 TP



Provide knowledge of the main equipments and techniques to measure electric and electronic signals. Become aware of the main limitations when making measurements.

-Measurement errors.
-Electromagnetic and digital instruments.
-Voltage, current, power and energy measurement.
-Sensors and signal acquisition.
-Practical sensor experiments in lab.
-Instrumentation interfaces.
-Virtual instrument

Evaluation Methodology
Written Examination 60%,
Laboratory Works 40%.

- Gregory, A. (1973). An Introduction to Electrical Instrumentation and Measurement Systems. (Vol. 1). US: The Macmillan Press LTD
- David A. Bell, D. (1994). Electronic Instrumentation and Measurements. (Vol. 1). US: Prentice Hall
- Alan S. Morris, A. (1993). Principles of Measurement and Instrumentation. (Vol. 1). US: Prentice Hall
- Jon Wilson, J. (2005). Sensor Technology Handbook. (Vol. 1). US: Elsevier Inc.

Method of interaction
Lectures, theoretical-practical classes and laboratory work

Software used in class
LTSpice and Labview