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MEE 390 - Experimental Methods in Mechanical Engineering


Basic concepts of measurement methods and planning and documenting experiments. Typical sensors, transducers, and measurement system behavior. Data sampling and computerized data acquisition systems. Statistical methods and uncertainty analysis applied to data reduction. Laboratory experiments with measurement of selected material properties and solid-mechanical and fluid/thermal quantities. A writing-intensive course.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: MEE 212 and ELE 210. CRQ: MEE 340 and MEE 350.

Credits: 3