Checking date: 10/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Machine testing techniques
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
- Machine Mechanics - Elasticity and strength of materials - Production systems and manufacturing technologies - Machines Technology
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
¿ Acquire a global vision of different techniques involved in mechanical testing design ¿ Train up criteria on technique selection to apply mechanical actions to a system ¿ Know different instrumentation systems for testing data acquisition
Description of contents: programme
1.- Instrumentation systems · Transducers fundamental aspects · Extensometers · Accelerometers · Load cells · Signal conditioners · Recording techniques 2.- Driving systems · Pneumatic actuators · Pneumatic valves · Pneumatic circuits · Electro-pneumatic sistems · Electronic control 3.- Universal testing machines 4.- Vibration tests
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.