ASV 279: Automotive Dynamometer and Test

In this course, students will learn about data acquisition methods used in modern automotive powertrain development. Students will learn the principles of strain gauge pressure sensors and Wheatstone bridge torque transducers. Students also gain practical experience in the laboratory, calibrating and validating the signals produced from a variety of automotive testing equipment. The students will develop and execute a test validation protocol on engine dynamometer stands.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; ASV 131 and ASV 132, minimum grade "C"

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Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
     offered at nighttime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5:00pm) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5:00pm) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits  4
Lecture Hours 60
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 45
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 105
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