13E053MSR - Measurement computing devices

Course specification
Course title Measurement computing devices
Acronym 13E053MSR
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition None
The goal To introduce students with fundamental theoretical and practical principles of modern measurement instrumentation and computing methods.
The outcome By the end of this course, students will be able to independently perform measurements and to calculate measurement uncertainty. Additionally, they will be able to understand and apply basic hardware and software methods for design and application of modern measurement devices.
URL to the subject page
Contents of lectures Measurement definition. Measurement error and uncertainity. Methods for electrical measurements. Methods for non-electrical measurements. Instruments in electrical measurements. Computer based electrical measurements. Trends in modern measurement systems.
Contents of exercises Calculation of measurement uncertainity. Basic equations and calculations for electrical circuits for signal measurement and acquisition. Practical implementation of classical devices for electrical and non-electrical measurements. Demonstration of modern measurement devices based on application of mobile technology.
  1. Methods and instrumentations for electrical measurements
  2. Basic principles and application of oscilloscope - Laboratory handbook
  3. Tumanski, S. Principles of electrical measurement. CRC press, ISBN: 978-0-7503-1038-3, 2006. (Original title)
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, exercises and practical work in laboratory.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 60
Practical lessons 10 Oral examination 0
Projects 0
Colloquia 30
Seminars 0