Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3650320
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 1(0-2)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr AL ATASHBAR ORANG
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3650220
The course set above should be completed before taking MECH320 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY II .

Course Content

Review of laboratory safety issues. Statistical analysis of experimental data. Probability distribution, normal and Gaussian distribution. Chi-square test. Method of least squares. Regression analysis. Graphical analysis and curve fitting. Laboratory notebook keeping and report writing. Experimentation, data collection and treatment within the subjects of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, vibrations and control. Written and oral presentation.