Course: Introduction to Engineering Metrology

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Course title Introduction to Engineering Metrology
Course code KTO/USM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Pospěch Zdeněk, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Melichar Martin, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1) Metrology, structure metrology, legal metrology, Act No. 505/90 Coll. Metrology, amendment 119/2000 Coll. metrology related to quality management 2) Basic concepts of metrology, an introduction to the theory of measurement, causes and measurement errors, measurement accuracy and factors causing measurement inaccuracy 3) Length measurements, units of measurement - development, methods of measurement. Gauges and instruments for measuring length 4) Measurement of angles, angles metrology unit, an overview of gauges for measuring angles, measuring methods, measuring very small angles, cones and perpendicularity 5) Measurement deviations of shape and position, straightness and flatness, measurement and control profile, roundness, cylindrical, throw, play 6) Measurement of threading, fitting, and functional elements of the kinds of threads, thread control complex, elementary measurement coils, the specifics of control ball screw 7) Measurement of gears, gear types, kinematics of the tooth and the impact on the measurement requirements 8) Measurement of surface roughness, surface finish classification, comparing control processing, instruments for measuring surface roughness, roughness parameters, curve Abottova support section, New Directions in roughness 9) Geometric precision engineering equipment, protocols, precision inspection equipment such as a complex activity and safety features, performance and job testing and documentation 10) Laser measuring technology, theory and possibilities Laserinterferometers laser technology, laser holography in metrology 11) Automation of measurement, automation devices, sensors - principles and types, applying physical principles and methods for design automation of measurement strategies 12) Measurements in non-production stages, the requirements for placement machine foundation stiffness of machine tools, the development of new measurement methods, measurement of R & D 13) Requirements for engineering metrology, standards of EN 45000, accreditation měrových centers, business centers in metrology, metrology organizations in the enterprise, time control gauges. Using unconventional materials metrology, requirements for qualification metrology, the role of education

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Practical training (number of hours) - 13 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 40 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
- The student is able completely describe and explain basic metrology challenges in length, angle
- The student is able to use theoretical knowledge of mathematics and physics
- The student is able to communicate clearly and persuasively professionals and laymen information on technical issues related to the areas of basic metrology
professional skills
- Students can actively use basic meter length and angle
- Students can independently use their knowledge of the basic theoretical disciplines of mechanical engineering in solving practical problems metrological
- Student separately acquires additional professional skills based on practical experience and evaluation.
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
The student is able to completely describe and explain at a higher level, perhaps metrology solutions in the mechanical field.
The student is able to communicate clearly and persuasively professionals and laymen information on technical issues related to metrology
The student can independently evaluate and my own view individual measuring strategy
The student is able to independently evaluate the pros and cons of fundamental gauges
unspecified
professional skills
The student is able to apply their theoretical knowledge of metrology specific practical problems
- Students can based on the knowledge gained theoretical and practical metrology propose concrete solutions to problems
The student is able to independently identify and formulate problems concerning the measurement system
The student self acquires additional professional skills based on practical experience in the field and their evaluation.
general eligibility
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Lecture
Practicum
assessment methods
Seminar work
Test
Recommended literature
  • Mlčoch, Lubomír; Slimák, Ivan. Řízení kvality a strojírenská metrologie. 1. vyd. Praha : SNTL, 1987.
  • Píč, Josef. Obráběcí stroje. přeprac. vyd. Praha : ČVUT, 1970.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (1) Special and interdisciplinary fields 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (2005) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Special and interdisciplinary fields 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 3 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (2004) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Materials Engineering and Engineering Metallurgy (2004) Special and interdisciplinary fields 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Transport Vehicles and Handling Machinery (2005) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Design of Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing Processes - Technology of Metal Cutting (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 3 Winter