Advanced experimental techniques 7.5 Credits

Avancerad experimentell teknik
Second cycle, F7021T
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2014 Sp 1 - Present
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Syllabus established
The syllabus was established by the Department of Applied Physics and Mechanical Engineering 2007-02-28, and remains valid from autumn 2007.

Last revised
by Mats Näsström 14 Feb 2014

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Experimental Mechanics
Subject group (SCB)
Engineering Physics

Entry requirements

Basic courses in physics, solid mechanics and fluid mechanics.

More information about English language requirements


Selection C

Course Aim
The student should acquire the following skills in the course:
-Be able to use modern optical techniques for the measurement of mechanical and thermal properties.
-Be able to independently accomplish experimental work.
-Be able to process experimental data and make comparisons with theoretical models.
-Be able to present the results in written reports and oral presentations.

Optical methods for the measurement of mechanical, acoustical and thermal properties. Experimental work, evaluation of experimental data, theoretical modelling.

Lectures, experimental work, demonstrations and project work. The project work can be in co-operation with other courses or research divisions.

Approved exercises and written reports. Alternative examination forms may occur.

Per Gren

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2014 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Will be informed by e-mail to the students in advance.

Course offered by
Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics

0001Laboratory work7.5U G#

Study guidance
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