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Tentative Schedule


Class List and Groups

INSTRUCTOR:
TEXT BOOK 
REQUIREMENTS 
GRADING POLICY
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HOMEWORKS-PROJECT:
HWK#1-Similitude
HWK#2-ErrorAnalysis
 
  +Data +Lab +Backgrd

HWK#3-ServoTuning
HWK#4-Dyn Identification
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Data +Test Data
HWK#5-Load Cell Design
HWK#6-Hybrid Sim
FINAL PROJECT -

GRADES
Final Grades

LECTURE NOTES

Introduction
Lecture 01
Slides 01 Chapter 01

Modeling and Similitude

Lecture 02 Slides 02 Chapter 02

Data quality and processing

Lecture 03 Slides 03 Chapter 03

Materials Testing
Slides 04A Related

Test-Planning
Slides 04

StaticLoading+Actuators

Slides 05a Servovalves + SVN

DynamicLoading+Actuators

Slides 05b Related References

Advanced Loadings

Slides 06A
Slides 06B  ppsx
Slides 06C  ppsx
Related References PPT

Instrumentation and Monitoring

Slides 07-1 
Slides 07-2 

Principles of Data Acquisition

Slides 08

Data Management

Slides 09      p  rdv


HANDOUTS

MatlabPresentation
DaDISP Presentation

LINKS:
Load Cells Design
UCB Class

LAB SAFETY MANUAL

CIE616 - EXPERIMENTAL METHODS IN STRUCTURAL ENG.
W  8:00-11:00 Room
140, Ketter Hall (lectures and demos)
M  1:00 to 4:00 Lab Work 3 hour weekly

Prof. A.M. Reinhorn
 Fall Semester 2011

 
Class web page: http://civil.eng.buffalo.edu/CIE616/  
Lecture and Lab Work, 3.00 credits   Registration #31683
 

Tentative Schedule

WK CLS DAY DATE

SUBJECT

LAB-HWK
1 1 W Aug 31 Introduction
2 2 W  Sep 7 Similitude and modeling  
3 3 W 14 Measurement systems, data quality, processing
4 4 W 21 Measurement systems +Material Testing
  LB1 M   26 Similitude Hwk #1

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5 W   28 Measurement systems Loading Systems- static + actuators
6 6 W Oct 5 Loading Systems- dynamic + planning
  LB2 M   7 Materials testing/Data quality /Loading Systems- actuators Hwk #2
7 7 W 12 Loading Systems - assemblies
  LB3 M   17 Actuator controls - bench testing Hwk #3

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8 W 19 Loading Systems - assemblies  
9 9 W 26 Instrumentation
10 10 W Nov 2 Instrumentation
10 10 W   9 Loading Systems - Earthquake Simulation / S.Tables
  LB4 M   14 Load cells design and calibrations Hwk #4
11 11 W   16 Loading Systems Advanced - Hybrid Simulation  
  LB5 M   21 Vibration testing - identifications Hwk #5
W 23 R E C E S S  -   N O   C L A S S
  LB6 M Nov 28 Pseudo-dynamic testing Hwk #6
12 12 W 30 Data organization & test planning
13 13 W Dec 7 Data processing - identification
F 9 Final examination


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