Title : Principles of Measurement
Course No : EE3006
Credits : 4
Prerequisite :

Syllabus :

Theory part

  • SI Units, significant digits
  • Analog Indicating Instrument – The PMMC meter
  • Analog Indicating Instrument – The MI meter
  • Analog Indicating Instrument – The ED type meter
  • Analog Indicating Instrument – Miscellaneous
  • Digital methods of measurement – The counter timer
  • Digital methods of measurement – Analog to digital converters
  • Digital methods of measurement – DAQ systems
  • Graphical methods of measurement
  • Null balance method – Potentiometers
  • Null Balance methods – Bridges
  • Voltage and current scaling

Laboratory

  • Analog Indicating Instruments
  • Cathode Ray Oscilloscope – Measurement of transfer Characteristics
  • Cathode Ray Oscilloscope – Measurement of iron losses
  • Digital methods of measurement – The counter timer
  • Measurement of errors of a current transformer

Text Books :

  • Helfrick and Cooper, Modern Electronic Instrumentation and Measurement Techniques, Prentice-Hall.
  • Ernest Frank, Electrical measurement analysis, McGraw Hill, New York
  • Golding and Widdis, Electrical measurements and measuring instruments, Wheeler Publishing House, New Delhi.

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