METROLOGY AND METHODS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF PHYSICAL QUANTITIES

Course Information
TitleΜΕΤΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ ΠΡΟΣΔΙΟΡΙΣΜΟΥ ΦΥΣΙΚΩΝ ΜΕΓΕΘΩΝ / METROLOGY AND METHODS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF PHYSICAL QUANTITIES
CodeΜΦΥ773
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAnastasios Voulgaropoulos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40000266

Programme of Study: PPS Physics and Materials Sciences (2014-today)

Registered students: 1
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses212

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600133634
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge of the national quality system. Familiarity with quality procedures. Familiarity with laboratory procedures and good practises. Accurate measurements. Measurements' uncertainty calculation.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to metrology (structure and perspective of the Greek metrology system). Units and methodology of measurement for mass-volume-density, force-pressure-momentum-hardness, temperature, dimensions. Quality control.Calibration, certification, accreditation, standardization,, comparative measurements. Homeworks and visits to metrology laboratories. (certification, assessment, appraisal). Typical uncertainty calculation scenarios including the necessary mathematical background.
Keywords
Quality system, metrology, legal metrology, measurement uncertainty
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Interactive presentations. Spreadsheets for complex calculations. Communication via electronic mail and VOIP services.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Total
Student Assessment
Description
written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
σημειώσεις
Last Update
04-11-2015