Chapter 5. Detailed Uncertainty Analysis: Designing, Debugging, and Executing an Experiment

  1. Hugh W. Coleman1 and
  2. W. Glenn Steele Jr.2

Published Online: 27 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470485682.ch5

Experimentation, Validation, and Uncertainty Analysis for Engineers, Third Edition

Experimentation, Validation, and Uncertainty Analysis for Engineers, Third Edition

How to Cite

Coleman, H. W. and Steele, W. G. (2009) Detailed Uncertainty Analysis: Designing, Debugging, and Executing an Experiment, in Experimentation, Validation, and Uncertainty Analysis for Engineers, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470485682.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA

  2. 2

    Mississippi State University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470168882

Online ISBN: 9780470485682

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Keywords:

  • using detailed uncertainty analysis;
  • detailed uncertainty analysis - complete methodology;
  • random standard uncertainties ratios for average thrust;
  • comprehensive example - timewise experiment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Using Detailed Uncertainty Analysis

  • Detailed Uncertainty Analysis: Overview of Complete Methodology

  • Determining Random Uncertainty of Experimental Result

  • Determining Systematic Uncertainty of Experimental Result

  • Comprehensive Example: Sample-to-Sample Experiment

  • Comprehensive Example: Debugging and Qualification of a Timewise Experiment

  • Some Additional Considerations in Experiment Execution

  • References

  • Problems