Course title: Process Measurements
Number of credits (ECTS): 6
Weekly number of classes: 3+1+1+0
Prerequisite for enrollment of the subject: Passed: Measurements in Electrical Engineering
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Gaining knowledge for process measurement and control systems. Attendance’s learn how to design, implement and maintain process measurement systems.
Total available number of classes: 180
Course Syllabus: Process measurement introduction. Sensor and transducer classification. Active and passive sensors, smart sensors and transducers. Process measurement system model. Internal and external perturbations. Lookup tables for sensor approximation, linearization and compensation. Lookup table-based linear interpolation. Sensor signal conditioning. Sensor interfaces based on analog-to-digital, frequency-to-digital and time-to-digital conversion. Capacitive and inductive coupling and interference. Shielding and guarding techniques. Grounding in process measurements. Telemetry and sensor networks.
|Ramon Pallas-Areny, John G. Webster||Sensors and Signal Conditioning, Second Edition Data Acquisition for Instr. and Control Systems||John Wiley & Sons||2001|
|J.Park, S. Mackay||Data Acquisition for Instr. and Control Systems||Elsevier||2003|