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Lecture Materials for ME 121 -- Winter 2020

  • This page contains links to individual lectures for the Winter 2020 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 Meeting Lecture Content Assignments due
Week 1 1Lecture 1 Overview of fish tank, Tank and Platform fabrication
2Lecture 2 Introduction to salinity, Salinity Sensor Fabrication Online Quiz 1
Week 2 3Lecture 3 More Salinity Online Quiz 2
4Lecture 4 Wire Salinity sensor, Flow loop, Operate salinity sensor, Wire electrical power Homework 1,Checklist 1, Online Quiz 3
Week 3 5 No Lecture - MLK day
6 Lecture 5 Quiz 1, Introduction to MATLAB
Week 4 7Lecture 6 Salinity sensor calibration; Using the Serial-enabled LCDHomework 2 Checklist 2, Online Quiz 4
8Lecture 7 Curve fit with MATLAB for salinity Online Quiz 5
Week 5 9Lecture 8 Relays and solenoid valves, Mass balance Online Quiz 6
10Lecture 9 Relays and solenoid valves, Mass balance
Week 6 11Lecture 10Salinity control Checklist 3, Online Quiz 7 Homework 3
12Lecture 11 Midterm
Week 7 13Lecture 12 Flow charts, Deadtime compensation code, Valve flow rate Homework 4, Online Quiz 8
14Lecture 13 More salinity control, Fabrication of thermistor sensors
Week 8 15Lecture 14 Thermistor fabrication and calibrationChecklist 4, Supplemental Doc
16Lecture 15 Thermistor calibration, Curve fit with MATLAB for temperature Online Quiz 9
Week 9 17Lecture 16 Heater fabrication, Energy balance Checklist 5, Online Quiz 10
18Lecture 17 Temperature control
Week 1019Lecture 18 Temperature control demonstration Checklist 6
20Lecture 19 Demonstration of salinity and temperature control Checklist 7
Week 11FinalFinals weekFinal exam
lecture_notes_winter.txt · Last modified: 2019/12/31 16:31 by elliott