Theory and Design for Mechanical Measurements / Edition 2

Theory and Design for Mechanical Measurements / Edition 2

by Richard S. Figliola, Donald E. Beasley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471000892

ISBN-13: 9780471000891

Pub. Date: 12/28/1994

Publisher: Wiley

Now revised to reflect the latest standards and advances, Figliola and Beasley's Fourth Edition provides a timely and in-depth reference to the theory of engineering measurements, measurement system performance, and instrumentation. The authors show you how to develop, operate, and analyze measurement systems and report results. The text covers uncertainty analysis…  See more details below

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Now revised to reflect the latest standards and advances, Figliola and Beasley's Fourth Edition provides a timely and in-depth reference to the theory of engineering measurements, measurement system performance, and instrumentation. The authors show you how to develop, operate, and analyze measurement systems and report results. The text covers uncertainty analysis and mechanical measurements in one unified presentation, introducing you to the most powerful experimental tools available.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471000891
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 10.23(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

1Basic concepts of measurement methods1
2Static and dynamic characteristics of signals37
3Measurement system behavior72
4Probability and statistics109
5Uncertainty analysis148
6Analog electrical devices and measurements191
7Sampling, digital devices, and data acquisition235
8Temperature measurements282
9Pressure and velocity measurements341
10Flow mesurements385
11Strain measurement425
12Mechatronics : sensors, actuators, and controls460
App. AA guide for technical writing515
App. BProperty data and conversion factors523
App. CLaplace transform basics529

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