EECS 279 Micro-Sensors and Actuators (2014-2015)

EECS 279 Micro-Sensors and Actuators

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

EECS 279 Micro-Sensors and Actuators (Credit Units: 4) Introduction to the technology of Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS). Fundamental principles and applications of important microsensors, actuation principles on microscale. Introduction to the elements of signal processing; processing of materials for micro sensor/actuator fabrication; smart sensors and microsensor/microactuator array devices. Graduate students only. Same as ENGRMAE 249. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
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Recommended Textbook:
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Coordinator:
Andrei M. Shkel
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
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Prerequisites by Topic

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Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
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Professional Component
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Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
April 15, 2014
Senate Approved:
April 26, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Fall Qtr