1-ME 140L-Syllabus-Su11

1-ME 140L-Syllabus-Su11 - UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS Department of...

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UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS Department of Mechanical Engineering ME 140L: MECHATRONICS LAB, Summer 2011 Unique # 78010 (W11-2), 780025 (W3-6), 78020 (Th1-4), 78015 (F 12-3) Labs: ETC 3.157—Lecture: M 12-1:30 ETC 2.316 Professor Glenn Y. Masada Office Hours ETC 4.144 471-3061 masada@mail.utexas.edu M 11-12 Teaching Assistants: Steven Kreuzer, Khoa Do By appointment OBJECTIVE : Provide hands-on experience in characterizing analog and digital components and in designing, building, and testing electrical analog and digital circuits. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE WEEK TOPICS June 5 LAB 1-Test measurement equipment : Oscilloscope, power supply, digital multimeter, function generator; Protoboard basics; Multisim circuit simulation Characterization of resistors, inductors, capacitors : Time and frequency domains; First-order systems—RC, RL circuits, passive filters; Comparison with mechanical systems June 12 LAB 2-Characterization of RLC circuits : Time and frequency domains; Second-order systems—series/parallel LRC circuits Diode and transistor characterization : Applications—bridge rectifiers, bipolar junction transistor June 19 LAB 3-Op-amp basics : Applications—comparator, summing amp, integrator, differentiator, active filter, signal conditioning June 26 LAB 4-Logic gates : Karnaugh maps; Combinatorial circuits; Application— vending machine Sequential Logic : Flip flops/timers Applications—timing circuits Exam (TBA—outside of lab times covering materials from Labs 1-3) July 3 LAB 5- Sensors : Light, Temperature, Magnetic, Position, RPM Basics of data acquisition : A/D, D/A conversion: LabVIEW and DAC July 10 LAB 6-DC motor characterization and control : Application—H-bridge, PWM July 17 LAB 7-Control : Sensor/Actuator/LabVIEW/Computer Interfacing July 24 Exam (during final week-July 27-28) Prerequisites: co-registration in ME 340 or credit from EE331K Grading: 60% Laboratory assignments (pre-labs, labs, level of difficulty, lab performance) 40% Exams (2) Course Evaluation: MEC form Scholastic dishonesty policy strictly enforced
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