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Analytics and Measurement Technology in Process Engineering

Module name (EN): Analytics and Measurement Technology in Process Engineering
Degree programme: Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2004
Module code: MAM-9.V.3
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2U (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 9
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Lab reports, presentations, protocols and worksheets

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MAM-9.V.3 Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2004, semester 9, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended knowledge:
Bachelorís degree

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Gierend
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Gierend

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have acquired an overview of the prerequisites and the most important methods of trace and environmental analysis.
Measurement technology:
Students will be familiar with measurement methods, measurement accuracy, transducers, the acquisition, display and storage of measured values for the parameters that typically determine material transformations in process engineering.

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Module content:
Fundamentals of analytical metrology, the 6 Ws, environmental metrology as an interdisciplinary task, parameters and reference values, quality criteria, precision and accuracy, analytical procedures, sampling, processing, measurement, direct methods, evaluation and assessment, important analytical techniques: classical chemical measurements, photometry, AAS and AES, potentiometry, polarography, chromatography.
Measurement technology:
Introduction and basic terms, overpressure and underpressure measurement, flow measurement, concentration measurement, measuring instruments (IDM, false color camera, photometer, GC, GPC, HPLC, AAS, PH- value electrode, O2- electrode, pyranometer)

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Teaching methods/Media:
Special documents for the experiments,
special literature excerpts

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Recommended or required reading:
Recknagel- Sprenger- Schramek, Taschenbuch für Heizung+ Klimatechnik, Oldenbourg, Profos, Handbuch der industriellen Messtechnik, Vulkan, other current scientific literature (Standards, VDI guidelines), G. Schwedt: Taschenatlas der Analytik.- Stuttgart: Thieme, G. Schwedt: Analytische Chemie. Stuttgart: Thieme, M. Otto: Analytische Chemie. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, Ö current company brochures.

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