Introduction to dynamics : document transcript
This is a document transcript about Introduction to Dynamics (Edexcel HN Unit: Engineering Science (NQF L4)). The basic concepts associated with some elements of dynamic engineering systems and calculations are discussed. The theory associated with linear and angular motion, energy and simple harmonic motion are outlined with sample calculations for each topic. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy Engineering Subject Centre Open Engineering Resource
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Introduction to stress and strain: document transcript
This is a document transcript about Introduction to Stress and Strain HNC in Engineering - Mechanical Science Edexcel Unit: Engineering Science (NQF L4). This section provides an introduction to the concepts of direct and shear stress and strain as encountered in mechanical engineering structures. The standard notation is explained; Youngâ€™s modulus is introduced and explained with worked examples. Factors of safety are examined and some sample calculations are included. Some simple examples of
Author(s): Leicester College Technology and Engineering Centr

Introduction to torsion : document transcript
This is a document transcript about Introduction to Torsion HNC in Engineering - Mechanical Science Edexcel Unit: Engineering Science (NQF L4). Torsion or twisting is a common concept in mechanical engineering systems. This section looks at the basic theory associated with torsion and examines some typical examples by calculating the main parameters. Further examples include determination of the torque and power requirements of torsional systems. This open educational resource was released th
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Mini project : multimedia montage : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about multimedia montage. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc (Hons) in Music Technology (course number 2ELE0077) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and specification and day 1 and 2 project briefs. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy Engineering Subject Centre Open Engineering Resources Pilo
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Mini project : audio enhancement : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about audio processing / enhancement. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc (Hons) in Music Technology (course number 2ELE0077) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes an introduction to the project and project specification. In this project the students are required to develop systems for generating artificial echoes and reverberations for given audio files. This
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : internet security mechanisms - application of a fingerprint reader in Windows using J
This is Mini Project documentation about internet security mechanisms. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Internet Technology and E-Commerce (course number 2ELE0076) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction, class structure and tasks for days 1 and 2 of the project brief. This project requires an understanding of a medium complexity Java API. The student will be expected t
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Mini project : DVD navigation : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about DVD navigation. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Media Technology and Digital Broadcast (course number 2ELE0073) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and briefs for days 1 and 2. The project provides an awareness of current audio and video standards for television and also introduces the use of contemporary digital video autho
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : digital audio editing : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about digital audio editing. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Media Technology and Digital Broadcast (course number 2ELE0073) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and briefs for days 1 (digital soundscape) and 2 (audio commentary) of the project. The project provides students with an awareness of current audio standards and also the
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : games hardware development : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about games hardware development. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Games and Graphics Hardware Technology (course number 2ELE0074) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction, briefs for days 1 and 2 and basic PlayStation2 game editing instructions. This project will investigate the PlayStationÂ® 2 through use of the Linux SDK. The project
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Mini project : stepper motor control : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about stepper motor control. It is part of the 2009/10 BEng in Digital Systems and Computer Engineering (course number 2ELE0065) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It contains a project introduction and tasks for days 1 and 2. The objectives of this project are to design, develop and test software for an embedded system that will smoothly control the rotation of a
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : virtual network project : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about virtual networks. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Computer and Network Technologies (course number 2ELE0072) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and task lists for days 1 and 2. The objectives of the project are to build a virtual local area network environment, including: * Installation and configuration of virtual network
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Mini project : implementation and evaluation of wireless local area networks : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about implementing and evaluating wireless local area networks (LANs). It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Computer and Network Technologies (course number 2ELE0072) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project specification, project briefs for days 1 and 2 and a preparation session brief. This mini-project involves the implementation of an â€œinfrastructu
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Mini project : torque control of a DC motor : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about torque control of a DC motor. It is part of the 2009/10 BEng in Electrical Engineering (course number 2ELE0066) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and briefs for days 1 and 2 of the project. The project aims to design and implement a DC motor model by using a simulation package (CAD) such as Matlab and implement the equivalent
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Mini project : USB temperature logging : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about USB temperature logging. It is part of the 2009/10 BEng in Electrical Engineering (course number 2ELE0066) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and propject briefs for days 1 and 2. The aim of this project is to develop a temperature logging system based on USB development Kit. The temperature logging system should collect amb
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Mini project : digital video editing : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about digital video editing. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc ( Hons ) in Multimedia Technology (course number 2ELE0075) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It contains a project introduction and briefings for days 1 and 2 and an exercise. This project entails the creation, editing, and encoding of a video sequence with the intention of distribution over a particular d
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : ITC web and media hosting services : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about best practices in setting up web and media hosting services. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Internet Technology and E-Commerce (course number 2ELE0076) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and specification and design briefs for days 1 and 2. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy En
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Mini project : shopping cart development : document transcript
This is Mini Project documentation about shopping carts on e-commerce websites. It is part of the 2009/10 BSc in Internet Technology and E-Commerce (course number 2ELE0076) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes a project introduction and activity briefing sheets for days 1 and 2. The project requires examination of several e-Commerce websites and their individual usage of the shopping cart.
Author(s): University of Hertfordshire, School of Electronic

Mini project : communication link simulation : document transcript
This is mini project documentation about communication link simulation and comes from the 2009/10 BEng (Hons) in Digital Communications & Electronics (course number 2ELE0064) from the University of Hertfordshire. All the mini projects are designed as level two modules of the undergraduate programmes. It includes design and simulation of a communication link using AM (day 1 and PSK (day 2) and Matlab and Simulink assignments. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Ed
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The design process : document transcript
This is a document about the Design Process HNC In Engineering â€“ Design for manufacture Edexcel HN Unit: Engineering Science (NQF L4). The presentation looks at the design process as applied to practical engineering situations. An overview of design considerations and the basic methodology is given. Each stage of the process is explained and its relevance to modern engineering practice is discussed. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy Engineering
Author(s): Leicester College Technology and Engineering Centr

Macaulayâ€™s method and poissonâ€™s ratio : document transcript
This is a document transcript for Macaulayâ€™s Method & Poissonâ€™s Ratio (Edexcel HN unit â€“ Mechanical Principles (NQF L4)). It examines a method of analysing the bending moment and shear force distribution along a uniformly loaded, simply supported beam. The method used is Macaulayâ€™s and the stages involved in this method are described in detail. The method also determines the position of the maximum bending moment, the slope and deflection at this point. Poissonâ€™s ratio is the ratio bet
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