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MECH.4030 Thermal Fluids Laboratory (Formerly 22.403)

Id: 003825 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3

Description

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. Meets Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Quantitative Literacy (QL).

Prerequisites

MECH.3820 Heat Transfer, with a C- or better, or Spring 2020 grade of "P".

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