cod. 22970

Academic year 2010/11
1° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Fisica applicata (a beni culturali, ambientali, biologia e medicina) (FIS/07)
Ambito aggregato per crediti di sede
Type of training activity
Hub-specific activity
32 hours
of face-to-face activities
4 credits
hub: -
course unit
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Integrated course unit module: INSTRUMENTATION I

Learning objectives

The educational goal of the course is to provide to the students the theoretical and practical fundamentals of the correct use of instruments for the measurement of physical sizes. In particular, the course will focus on instruments for the measurement of electric and optical sizes.


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Course unit content

The measurement process. Overview of errors, probability theory and statistics.
General characteristics of the main instruments for the measurement of electric sizes.
Instruments for AC and DC electric measurements.
Instruments for detection and measurement of different sizes through electric signals.
Optical instruments for spectrometry and photometry.
Principles and laws for safety and personal protection.
Notes on illumination technology.

Full programme

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Classes notes.

Teaching methods

Classroom lectures.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam.

Other information

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