University of Calgary

ENCH 565 - Process Sensors and Data Acquisition - Winter 2023

Introduction to chemical engineering sensors and information processing techniques. Basic concepts of process measurement methods and signals. Data acquisition hardware and software. Identifying errors and uncertainties in process measurements. Filtering and smoothing of process signals. Introduction to Fourier analysis. Devices for measuring temperature, pressure and chemical composition. Common failure modes and error sources. Process instrument calibration.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • (3-0)


  • Engineering 319 or Digital Engineering 319; and 3 units from Engineering 407, Digital Engineering 407 or Chemical Engineering 407.


  • Credit for Chemical Engineering 565 and 519.16 and will not be allowed.


This course will be offered next in Winter 2024.
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