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Learning with LabVIEW

Learning with LabVIEW

by Robert H. Bishop
     
 

ISBN-10: 0201361663

ISBN-13: 9780201361667

Pub. Date: 12/18/1998

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

Learning with LabVIEW is a tutorial that teaches graphical programming concepts through real world applications. Bishop's accessible, motivational approach helps students successfully master LabVIEW.

Overview

Learning with LabVIEW is a tutorial that teaches graphical programming concepts through real world applications. Bishop's accessible, motivational approach helps students successfully master LabVIEW.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201361667
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
12/18/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
465
Product dimensions:
7.31(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vi
LabVIEW Basics
1(34)
System Configuration Requirements
2(1)
Installing the Student Edition of LabVIEW
2(3)
The LabVIEW Environment
5(1)
The Startup Screen
6(2)
Panel and Diagram Windows
8(6)
Pop-Up Menus
14(2)
Pull-Down Menus
16(5)
Palettes
21(3)
Loading and Saving VIs
24(1)
LabVIEW Help Options
25(1)
Building Blocks: Trajectory Analysis
26(1)
Relaxing Reading: Measuring Music with LabVIEW
27(2)
Summary
29(6)
Virtual Instruments
35(36)
What Are Virtual Instruments?
36(2)
Several Worked Examples
38(8)
The Front Panel
46(3)
The Block Diagram
49(5)
Building Your First VI
54(7)
Data Flow Programming
61(1)
Building Blocks: Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration
62(2)
Relaxing Reading: A Solar Car Data Telemetry System
64(1)
Summary
65(6)
Editing and Debugging Virtual Instruments
71(40)
Editing Techniques
72(23)
Debugging Techniques
95(8)
A Few Shortcuts
103(1)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
104(1)
Relaxing Reading: Instrumentation and Control
105(2)
Summary
107(4)
SubVIs
111(35)
What Is a SubVI?
112(1)
Review of the Basics
113(4)
Editing the Icon and Connector
117(7)
The Help Window
124(5)
Using a VI as a SubVI
129(3)
Creating a SubVI from a Selection
132(2)
Saving Your SubVI
134(1)
The Hierarchy Window
135(2)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
137(3)
Relaxing Reading: Scanning of Electronic Circuits
140(1)
Summary
141(5)
Structures
146(45)
The For Loop
147(5)
The While Loop
152(5)
Shift Registers
157(7)
Case Structures
164(8)
Sequence Structures
172(4)
The Formula Node
176(4)
Some Common Problems in Wiring Structures
180(3)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
183(2)
Relaxing Reading: Improving Physical Understanding
185(2)
Summary
187(4)
Arrays and Clusters
191(39)
Arrays
192(4)
Creating Arrays with Loops
196(4)
Array Functions
200(8)
Polymorphism
208(4)
Clusters
212(1)
Creating Cluster Controls and Indicators
213(8)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
221(1)
Relaxing Reading: Plasma Etching Chambers
222(4)
Summary
226(4)
Charts and Graphs
230(31)
Waveform Charts
231(8)
Waveform Graphs
239(5)
XY Graphs
244(3)
Customizing Charts and Graphs
247(8)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
255(1)
Relaxing Reading: Learning Analytical Chemistry
256(2)
Summary
258(3)
Data Acquisition
261(69)
Components of a DAQ System
262(1)
Types of Signals
263(9)
Common Transducers and Signal Conditioning
272(4)
Signal Grounding and Measurements
276(5)
Analog I/O Considerations
281(7)
DAQ VI Organization
288(3)
Analog Input
291(14)
Analog Output
305(9)
Digital I/O
314(6)
Building Blocks: Digital Alarms
320(2)
Relaxing Reading: Using DAQ in Student Laboratories
322(1)
Summary
323(7)
Instrument Control
330(26)
Components of an Instrument Control System
331(7)
Detecting Instruments with the Instrument Wizard
338(4)
Instrument Drivers
342(6)
Future of Instrument Drivers and Instrument Control
348(1)
Building Blocks: Demo Scope
349(1)
Relaxing Reading: Monitoring Interactions Between Molecules in Thin Films
350(2)
Summary
352(4)
Analysis
356(65)
Linear Algebra
357(8)
Curve Fitting
365(6)
G Math Toolkit
371(2)
Displaying Formulas on the Front Panel
373(4)
Differential Equations
377(6)
Finding Zeroes of Functions
383(3)
Integration and Differentiation
386(2)
Signal Generation
388(6)
Signal Processing
394(19)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
413(1)
Relaxing Reading: Exploring the Sense of Smell
414(2)
Summary
416(5)
Strings and File I/O
421(24)
Strings
422(7)
File I/O
429(10)
Building Blocks: Measuring Volume
439(1)
Relaxing Reading: Integrated Laboratory Instruction
440(2)
Summary
442(3)
Other LabVIEW Applications
445(16)
The Internet Toolkit
446(1)
Controlling VIs Over a Network
447(3)
Visualizing Data and Generating Reports with HiQ
450(3)
Playing with Sound
453(2)
Relaxing Reading: Infant Vision Assessment
455(2)
Summary
457(4)
Index 461

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