ME 540 Advanced Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing and Metrology

Measurements and acceptance inspection of dimensional and GD&T requirements for parts and assemblies using typical measuring instruments, such as micrometers, calipers, indicators, gage blocks, Go-NoGo gages, functional gages, and coordinate measuring machines (CMM).  Simulated datums and fitted datums.  Measurement versus functional acceptance, procedures and equipment.  Design of functional gages.  Measurement system analysis and Gage R&R.  Data graphing and analysis.  Measurements of surface finish in 2D and 3D for various materials and applications.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Admission to the MSME program, or permission of Engineering Department Chair

General Education

Offered

  • Fall and Spring