Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

ME 411 Engineering Measurement and Instrumentation Systems

Principles and applications of measurement methods and instrumentation techniques, as used in various engineering disciplines, are studied. Examination of general measurement concepts and instrumentation characteristics. Specific devices for measuring such parameters as displacement, force, strain, pressure, flow, temperature, motion, time, and frequency are discussed. Testing and verification of theory, design, and laboratory evaluation of mechanical components and systems are also made. Lecture and laboratory. Also offered for graduate-level credit as ME 511 and may be taken only once for credit.




Prerequisites: ECE 221, senior standing in engineering.
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