Title : Measurements and Instrumentation
Course No :  EE5401
Credits :
Prerequisite :

Syllabus :

  • 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
  • Errors in Measurements – Systematic and random errors, propagation of errors
  • Digital methods of measurement – The counter-timer
  • Digital methods of measurement – Analog to digital converters
  • Digital methods of measurement – Digital multimeter
  • Digital methods of measurement – DAQ systems
  • Graphical methods of measurement – CRO, DSO
  • Null balance method – Potentiometers – dc and ac
  • Null Balance methods – Bridges dc and ac
  • Voltage and current scaling – CT/ VT and CVT
  • PC based measurement techniques

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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