Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims to clarify the importance of use of sensors and ofcomputer assisted data acquisition in environmental monitoring and riskprevention.
Basic knowledge of electromagnetism.
Basic knowledge of informatics.
Course contents summary
1-Computer assisted data acquisition.
a) Digital instruments controlled by computer.
b) Virtual instrumentation: data acquisition boards for PC.
2- Sensors for measurements of several quantities of interest in environmental monitoring and in risk prevention.
Written texts are provided by the lecturer.
Lectures are by oral presentation.
The final examination is oral; the evaluation af lab practice contributes to the score.