Difference between revisions of "Category:Instrumentation"

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[[Image:Aerosol Particle Analyzer at the ERC - GPN-2002-000218.jpg|thumb|right|Aerosol Particle Analyzer, being displayed by Theresa Thibodeau of the NASA Instrumentation Laboratory]]
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Topics relating to devices used for measurement, such as oscilloscopes and probes  
 
Topics relating to devices used for measurement, such as oscilloscopes and probes  
  
 
== Subcategories ==
 
== Subcategories ==
  
*'''[[:Category:Accelerometers|Accelerometers]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Accelerometers|Accelerometers]]''' - a device that measures the proper acceleration of a mass
*'''[[:Category:Computerized instrumentation|Computerized instrumentation]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Computerized instrumentation|Computerized instrumentation]]''' - the use of computers to control, regulate, and measure systems
*'''[[:Category:Coordinate measuring machines|Coordinate measuring machines]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Coordinate measuring machines|Coordinate measuring machines]]''' - or CMM, a device for measuring the physical geometric characteristics of an object
*'''[[:Category:Electric variables|Electric variables]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Electric variables|Electric variables]]''' - the signals of electric systems that can be controlled or measured for performance
*'''[[:Category:Monitoring|Monitoring]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Monitoring|Monitoring]]''' - the continuous examination of electrical systems to ensure stability and operation
*'''[[:Category:Oscilloscopes|Oscilloscopes]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Oscilloscopes|Oscilloscopes]]''' - also known as O-scopes, an electronic test instrument that measures varying signal voltage
*'''[[:Category:Potentiometers|Potentiometers]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Potentiometers|Potentiometers]]''' - also known informally as a pot, a three terminal transistor with a sliding contact that forms a an adjustable voltage divider
*'''[[:Category:Pressure gauges|Pressure gauges]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Pressure gauges|Pressure gauges]]''' - a device used to measure pressure and vacuum
*'''[[:Category:Probes|Probes]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Probes|Probes]]''' - an instrument used for exploring or examining an object or body
*'''[[:Category:Telescopes|Telescopes]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Telescopes|Telescopes]]''' - an instrument that aids in the examination of distant objects by collecting electromagnetic radiation
*'''[[:Category:Theodolites|Theodolites]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Theodolites|Theodolites]]''' - an instrument for measuring angles in a horizontal or vertical plane
*'''[[:Category:Vibrometers|Vibrometers]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Vibrometers|Vibrometers]]''' - an instrument that measures vibrations of objects
*'''[[:Category:Voltmeters|Voltmeters]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Voltmeters|Voltmeters]]''' - a device for measuring the electric potential difference between two points in an electric circuit
*'''[[:Category:Watthour meters|Watthour meters]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Watthour meters|Watthour meters]]''' - a electrical meter that measures the use of electric power in watt-hours
*'''[[:Category:Wattmeters|Wattmeters]]'''
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*'''[[:Category:Wattmeters|Wattmeters]]''' - a device for measuring the electrical power of any given circuit
  
 
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Revision as of 17:06, 28 September 2011

Aerosol Particle Analyzer, being displayed by Theresa Thibodeau of the NASA Instrumentation Laboratory

Topics relating to devices used for measurement, such as oscilloscopes and probes

Subcategories

  • Accelerometers - a device that measures the proper acceleration of a mass
  • Computerized instrumentation - the use of computers to control, regulate, and measure systems
  • Coordinate measuring machines - or CMM, a device for measuring the physical geometric characteristics of an object
  • Electric variables - the signals of electric systems that can be controlled or measured for performance
  • Monitoring - the continuous examination of electrical systems to ensure stability and operation
  • Oscilloscopes - also known as O-scopes, an electronic test instrument that measures varying signal voltage
  • Potentiometers - also known informally as a pot, a three terminal transistor with a sliding contact that forms a an adjustable voltage divider
  • Pressure gauges - a device used to measure pressure and vacuum
  • Probes - an instrument used for exploring or examining an object or body
  • Telescopes - an instrument that aids in the examination of distant objects by collecting electromagnetic radiation
  • Theodolites - an instrument for measuring angles in a horizontal or vertical plane
  • Vibrometers - an instrument that measures vibrations of objects
  • Voltmeters - a device for measuring the electric potential difference between two points in an electric circuit
  • Watthour meters - a electrical meter that measures the use of electric power in watt-hours
  • Wattmeters - a device for measuring the electrical power of any given circuit