Jun 21, 2024  
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EAS 327 - Environmental Instrumentation


Course Career Undergraduate
Units 3
Approved Hours 3-0-2
Fee index 6
Faculty Science
Department Earth & Atmospheric Sci
Typically Offered either term

Description
Laboratory work and lectures to develop skills in environmental measurement through comprehension of first principles. Instrumentation (basic electronics; matching signal sources and receivers; noise; frequency response). Sensor-environment coupling (heat and mass transfer). Sampling theory. Principles will be applied to selected environmental monitoring instruments. Field trip. Prerequisites: EAS 100 or 102 and MATH 113 or 114. SCI 100 may be used in lieu of these prerequisites.