NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus
Electronic Measurements And Instrumentation Systems
ELECTRONIC MEASUREMENTS AND INSTRUMENTATION SYSTEMS
Measurement, Instrumentation and Calibration, classification of transducers, applications of measurement
instrumentation, performance characteristics, errors in measurements, standards, static and dynamic
characteristics of instruments, Transducer selection criteria, smart sensors, Measurement of displacement,
strain, pressure, Acceleration, force, Torque, Temperature, flow, level and miscellaneous measurements,
Signal Conditioning Circuits: Bridge circuits, Operational Amplifier circuits , Instrumentation Amplifier, filters,
feedback fundamentals, Temperature balance, self balancing, servo operated, feedback Accelerometer
systems. Introduction to PID controllers, Data Acquisition Display and Recording systems, Analog and
digital converters, ROM, RAM, virtual Instrumentation.
1. D. V. S. Murty, Transducers and Instrumentation, PHI, 2004.
2. Arun K Ghosh, Introduction to Measurements and Instrumentation, PHI 2009.
3. H S Kalsi, Electronic Instrumentation, 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill Pub, 2001.