Control methods and testing in electrotechnology

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BE1M13MAD Z,ZK 5 2P+2L English
Department of Electrotechnology

The course follows the needs of electrical production and research. It discussed diagnostic of materials and measurements of material properties, including measurement of important parameters of production and work environment. The subject also includes testing safe function of products and evaluating the obtained data.


A student has to obtain credit before examination.

Syllabus of lectures:

1. The system of measurement and control in a manufacturing company

2. Interaction of substances and environments

3. Importance and the main methods of obtaining material properties

4. Verification methods of electrical parameters of conducting and insulating materials

5. Methods of detection of non-electric parameters of conductive and insulating materials

6. Measurement of dielectrics - methods, causes of errors and their elimination

7. Volume and surface temperature of the body and its measurement.

8. Error minimization during temperature measurement

9. Measurement of moisture and fluids pressure

10. Measurement and control of dimensions and dimensional changes of solid materials

11. Diagnostic methods in production

12. Diagnostic methods of materials

13. Methods of experimental data processing

14. Reserve

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Organization. Requirements. Selection and preparation of samples for measurement

2. Mechanical properties of solids

3. Effect of leads during measurement

4. Resonance measuring methods

5. Verification of the characteristics of temperature sensors

6. Temperature measurement

7. Excursion

8. Thermogravimetry

9. Fluid pressure measurement

10. Humidity measurement

11. Evaluation of optoelectronic sensors and strain gauges

12. Evaluation of inductive position sensors small distances measurement

13. Surface tension measurement

14. Evaluation, credit

Study Objective:

The goal of the subject is to introduce measurement and control of various parameters of electrical materials and factors affecting measurement results.

Study materials:

[1] Kutz, M.: Handbook of measurement in science and engineering, I, ISBN 978-0-470-40477-5, published: 2013 Wiley

[2] Kutz, M.: Handbook of measurement in science and engineering, II, ISBN 978-1-118-38463-3, published: 2013 Wiley

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