151-0540-00L  Experimental Mechanics

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersJ. Dual, T. Brack
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


151-0540-00 VExperimentelle Mechanik2 hrs
Fri10:15-12:00HG D 5.2 »
J. Dual, T. Brack
151-0540-00 UExperimentelle Mechanik1 hrs
Fri12:15-13:00HG D 5.2 »
J. Dual, T. Brack

Catalogue data

Abstract1. General aspects like transfer functions, vibrations, modal analysis, statistics, digital signal processing, phase locked loop, 2. Optical methods 3. Piezoelectricity 4. Electromagnetic excitation and detection 5. Capacitive Detection
ObjectiveUnderstanding, quantitative modelling and practical application of experimental methods for producing and measuring mechanical quantities (motion, deformation, stresses,..)
Content1. General Aspects: Measurement chain, transfer functions, vibrations and waves in continuous systems, modal analysis, statistics, digital signal analysis, phase locked loop. 2. Optical methods ( acousto optic modulation, interferometry, holography, photoelasticity, shadow optics, Moire methods ) 3. Piezoelectric materials: basic equations, applications, accelerometer ) 4. Electomagnetic excitation and detection, 5. Capacitive detection
Practical training and homeworks
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Prerequisites / NoticePrerequisites: Mechanics I to III, Physics, Elektrotechnik

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersJ. Dual, T. Brack
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Labore mit Berichten sind Elemente der obligatorischen Leistungsüberprüfung (obligatorisches Leistungselement) und müssen für sich alleine bestanden werden (pass/fail).
Written aidsAlle Hilfsmittel erlaubt.
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