Basics in test & measurement

This seminar day gives a practical and compact summary of the basics of test & measurement: from the physical background to sensors and data acquisition techniques to data analysis and data management.

Agenda and course contents

9:00 am - 9:15 am

Welcome

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Company overview & history

9:30 am - 10:45 am 

Introduction to test & measurement

  • What is “measurement”?
  • Definition of units and basic values

Sensor basics

  • Principle operation of sensors
    • Temperature
    • Force, acceleration
    • Strain
    • Fiberoptic sensor technology
  • How to select the right sensor for your application?

Principles of data acquisition

  • How to use DAQ systems to collect data?
  • Basics of AD conversion
    • Resolution and dynamics
    • Sample rate selection and sampling theory

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Coffee break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Measurement data and analysis

  • How to analyze measurement data?
    • Visualization possibilities for measurement data
    • Typical post-processing of measurement data
    • Viewing and analyzing several measurements
  • How to effectively generate a report during measurement?
    • Creating test reports
    • Measurement data management

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch break – You’re invited

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Digital telemetry solutions

  • Introduction to telemetry
  • Inductive vs. RF transmission
  • Telemetry solutions

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Fiber-optic CAN measurements

  • Introduction to FBG technology
  • Advantages
  • CANSAS-FBG-T8

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Coffee break

2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Customer applications

Closing remarks 

 

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