Theory and Design for Mechanical Measurements / Edition 1

Theory and Design for Mechanical Measurements / Edition 1

by Richard S. Figliola, Donald E. Beasley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471619949

ISBN-13: 9780471619949

Pub. Date: 02/06/1991

Publisher: Wiley

Offers a thorough grounding in the theory of engineering measurements and measurement system performance. Combines measurement science and instrumentation with the design of measurement systems, emphasizing test plan design. Integrates the statistical nature of measured variables and uncertainty analysis and features numerous examples. This revised edition contains a

Overview

Offers a thorough grounding in the theory of engineering measurements and measurement system performance. Combines measurement science and instrumentation with the design of measurement systems, emphasizing test plan design. Integrates the statistical nature of measured variables and uncertainty analysis and features numerous examples. This revised edition contains a new chapter on sampling concepts and data acquisition systems plus substantial additions on force, torque and power measurements. Includes refined sections on statistics and experimental design as well as a glossary of new terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471619949
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/06/1991
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
516
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Basic Concepts of Measurement Methods.
Static and Dynamic Characteristics of Signals.
Measurement System Behavior.
Probability and Statistics.
Uncertainty Analysis.
Analog Electrical Devices and Measurements.
Sampling, Digital Devices and Data Acquisition.
Temperature Measurements.
Pressure and Velocity Measurements.
Flow Measurements.
Strain Measurement.
Metrology, Motion, Force and Power Measurements.
Appendices.
Glossary.
Index.

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