22.403 Mechanical Engineering Lab II: Measurement Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Lab II: Measurement Engineering

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3825
Status Active

Continuation of Mechanical Engineering Lab I. Focuses on digital data acquisition systems used on mechanical engineering equipment. Students design measurement systems composed of various transducers, their associated signal conditioners and digital data acquisition and recording devices. Statistical methods are emphasized. Experiments require the students to provide calibration and to select appropriate sampling rates and test durations. Systems under test range from simple multisensor laboratory apparatus to actual operating mechanical systems.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: 22.381 Fluid Mechanics; 22.341 Conduction & Radiation Heat Transfer or 22.382 Heat Transfer