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Lecture Materials for ME 121 -- Winter 2018

  • This page contains links to individual lectures for the Winter 2016 version of ME 121. This schedule is subject to change during the course of the term.
  • Unless explicitly noted, all homework assignments are due at the beginning of class. The Engineering format is expected for solutions to the homework.
Week Date Lecture Content Assignments due
Week 1 2 AprLecture 1 Overview of fish tank, Tank and Platform fabrication
4 AprLecture 2 Introduction to salinity, Salinity Sensor Fabrication Online Quiz 1
Week 2 9 AprLecture 3 More Salinity
11 AprLecture 4 Wire Salinity sensor, Flow loop Homework 1, Online Quiz 2
Week 3 16 Apr Lecture 5 Operate salinity sensor, Wire electrical powerChecklist 1, Online Quiz 3
18 Apr Quiz 1, Introduction to MATLAB
Week 4 23 AprLecture 6 Salinity sensor calibration; Using the Serial-enabled LCDHomework 2 Checklist 2, Online Quiz 4
25 AprLecture 7 Curve fit with MATLAB for salinity Online Quiz 5
Week 5 30 AprLecture 8 Relays and solenoid valves, Mass balance
2 MayLecture 9 Relays and solenoid valves, Mass balance Online Quiz 6
Week 6 7 MayLecture 10Salinity control Checklist 3, Online Quiz 7 Homework 3
9 MayLecture 11 Midterm
Week 7 14 MayLecture 12 Flow charts, Deadtime compensation code, Valve flow rate Homework 4, Online Quiz 8
16 MayLecture 13 More salinity control, Fabrication of thermistor sensors
Week 8 21 MayLecture 14 Thermistor fabrication and calibrationChecklist 4, Supplemental Doc
23 MayLecture 15 Thermistor calibration, Curve fit with MATLAB for temperature Online Quiz 9
Week 9 25 MayLecture 16 Heater fabrication, Energy balance Checklist 5, Online Quiz 10
30 MayLecture 17 Temperature control
Week 104 JunLecture 18 Temperature control demonstration Checklist 6
6 JunLecture 19 Demonstration of salinity and temperature control Checklist 7
Week 1111 JunFinals weekFinal exam
lecture_notes.txt · Last modified: 2018/06/19 13:26 by karl