Prereq.:grade of “C” or better in ENGL 1001, EE 3950, ME 3143. An Honors course, ME 3613, is also available. Credit will not be given for both this course and ME 3613.2 hrs. lecture; 3 hrs. lab. Basic science and technology of instrumentation and measurement systems; fundamental measurement theory; statistical error estimation; error propagation; instrumentation specifications; analog and digital instrumentation fundamentals; data acquisition and analysis; extensive technical report writing.