[ 281ETELEMSV20 ] VL Sensors and Instrumentation

Es ist eine neuere Version 2023W dieser LV im Curriculum Bachelor's programme Medical Engineering 2023W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Mechatronics Bernhard Zagar 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Mechatronics 2020W
Objectives This course aims to teach how to find appropriate sensor principles for a given measurement task, to evaluate and understand their application range and limits, to plan, conduct and evaluate a measurement.
  • Overview of sensor effects (galvano-magnetic effect, piezo-resistive-, piezo-electric-, pyro-electric effect, Seebeck-effect, electro-optic effect, etc.
  • Pressure measurement
  • Temperatur measurement
  • Flow measurement
  • Meas. of mechanical stress
  • Force measurement
  • Torque measurement
  • Meas. of acceleration
  • Light intensity meas.
Criteria for evaluation written and oral exam
Exam: it is required to acquire more than 50% in the written exam in order to be admitted to the oral part
Methods Theory presented by lecturer
Language German
Study material E. Schrüfer, L. Reindl, B. Zagar, Elektrische Messtechnik - 11. Auflage, Hanser, 2014
R. Lerch, Elektrische Messtechnik: Übungsbuch, Springer, zweite Auflage, 2004
P. Horowitz, W. Hill, The Art of Electronics, Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence