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**S**tudent**I**nformation**R**etrieval**S**ystem

Course notes for MEEN 364 - Fall 2012 (Sections 501 - 506)

Instructors: A. Palazzolo (Sections 501-503) & A. G. Parlos
(Sections 504-505)

An overall description of the course requirements and expectations is provided in the document Course Outline. Please, also read the course Performance Objectives, as this will give you a clear understanding of my expectations from you.

**Documents Key:** A useful key to the various documents provided on this
web page follows.

- Documents designated as "Handout M.X …" represent material on mathematical background I feel you need to understand the subject matter in this course.
- Documents designated as "Handout E.X …" represent examples that follow lecture notes.
- Documents designated as "Handout A.X …" represent additional notes I will be making available to you beyond the lecture notes.

**Material Related to Lectures:**

**Reading Assignments **

**Lecture Notes **

Lecture #1 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.5

Lecture #2 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.7 and Handout A.3

Lecture #3 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.6

Lecture #4 - Complete material
from Lecture #2

Lecture #5 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.8

Lecture #6 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.9

Lecture #7 - Lecture Notes, Handout A.4

Lecture #8 - Complete
Lecture #7

Lecture #9 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.12 and Handout A.5

Lecture #10 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.3 and Handout A.2

Lecture #11 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.13

Lecture #12 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.15

Lecture #13 - Continue
Lecture #12

Lecture #14 - Continue
Lecture #12

Lecture #15 - Complete
Lecture #12

Lecture #16 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.17

Lecture #17 - Complete
with Lecture #16

Lecture #18 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.19

Lecture #19 - Complete
with Lecture #18

Lecture #20 - Lecture Notes, PID Tutorial

Lecture #21 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.22, Handout A.6

Lecture #22 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.26

Lecture #23 - Complete Lecture #22

Lecture #24 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.28

Lecture #25 - Lecture Notes

Lecture #26 - Lecture Notes, Handout E.24

Lecture #27 - Complete Lecture #26

Lecture #28 - Lecture Notes

**TA Office Hours**

**Alex Parlos: **Tuesdays and Thursdays – 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

**Alan Palazzolo: ** Tuesdays and Thursdays - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

**Woongsun Jeon: **Monday – 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM and Tuesday 5:20 PM - 6:20 PM

**Andrew Crandall: **Monday and Wednesday – 4:40 PM – 6:00 PM

**Hristo Goumnerov: **Wednesday – 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

**Isaac Hollkamp: **Monday and Wednesday – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

**Old Exams**

**Exam Solutions**

Exam 1 Solutions (October 3, 2012)

Exam 2 Solutions (November 7, 2012)

**Problem Solving Sessions**

**Day and Time: **Wednesdays –

**Room: ** ENPH/CAIN 202

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**Homework**

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**Handouts on Math Background**

Handout M.2: Differentiation and Integration

Handout M.3: Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors

Handout M.4: Solutions of Ordinary Differential Equations

**Material Related to Labs:**

Lab Safety Guide - To be completed by 2nd Lab

Lab Memo Guidelines ß Please Read this Item Before Starting to Write Lab Memos

Lab Report Guidelines ß Please Read this Item Before Starting to Write Lab Reports

Sample Paper #1, Sample Paper #2, Sample Paper #3 ß Read this Item in Conjunction with the Lab Memo Guidelines

MATLAB Review Session Material

How to Connect Simulink to LabVIEW ß NEW ITEM PLACED on 09/03/2012

**Laboratory Equipment Manuals**

Lab #1 - Lab Description, MATLAB Tutorial and LabVIEW Tutorial

Lab #2 - Lab Description and Simulink Tutorial and another Simulink introductory handout

Lab #3 - Lab Description and Simulation Interface Toolkit Tutorial

Lab #4 - Lab Description

Lab #5 - Lab Description

Lab #6 - Lab Description

Lab #7 - Lab Description

Lab #8 - Lab Description

Lab #9 - Lab Description

Lab #10 - Lab Description

Lab #11 - Lab Description

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