DIAdem Basics Course Overview

The DIAdem Basics course teaches you how to use the most important analysis, reporting, and data management features of the DIAdem environment. At the end of this course, you will be comfortable importing data sets, analyzing them visually and computationally, and creating publisher-quality reports. You will also learn how to use DIAdem SCRIPT to automate each of these tasks.

Course Details:

DIAdem Basics Course Outline

Lesson Overview Topics

Introduction to DIAdem

In this lesson, you learn to use DIAdem for creating automated reports.

  • Overview of DIAdem
  • DIAdem functions
  • Main components of DIAdem
  • Configuring DIAdem

Managing Data

In this lesson, you learn how to use DIAdem NAVIGATOR to search and load data.

  • Application areas of DIAdem NAVIGATOR
  • Components of DIAdem NAVIGATOR
  • Finding external data with DIAdem NAVIGATOR
  • Loading data
  • Managing internal data in the data portal
  • Working with Data properties
  • Working with data stores

Viewing Data

In this lesson, you learn how to use DIAdem VIEW to interactively inspect data.

  • Application areas of DIAdem VIEW
  • Components of DIAdem VIEW
  • Loading and saving a VIEW Layout
  • Displaying data in DIAdem VIEW
  • Display types in DIAdem VIEW
  • Transferring worksheets to DIAdem REPORT

Creating Reports

In this lesson, you learn how to create reports of your raw and analyzed data.

  • Components of DIAdem REPORT
  • Creating a report
  • Formats and display types
  • Loading and saving a REPORT layout
  • Comparing DIAdem VIEW and DIAdem REPORT

Analyzing Data

In this lesson, you learn how to use mathematical functions to extract additional information from your data.

  • Application areas of DIAdem ANALYSIS
  • Components of DIAdem ANALYSIS
  • Calculations in DIAdem ANALYSIS
  • Standard data analysis functions
  • Calculating with Invalid Values

Calculator and Calculation Manager

In this lesson, you learn how to use the Calculator and the Calculation Manager to analyze data with your own formulas.

  • Working with the Calculator
  • Calculator operands and operations
  • Calculator variables
  • Working with the Calculation Manager

Units in DIAdem

In this lesson, you learn how to execute calculations with units.

  • Using units in DIAdem
  • Understanding units’ definition and use
  • Editing the units catalog
  • Working with units

 

Automating Sequences

In this lesson, you learn how to use DIAdem SCRIPT to automate workflows.

  • Application areas of DIAdem SCRIPT
  • Components of DIAdem SCRIPT
  • Script structure
  • Automating DIAdem with the Recording Mode
  • Editing a script
  • Evaluating a series of files
  • Special script functions

Solving Typical Tasks with DIAdem

In this lesson, you learn how to use DIAdem to manage your daily data tasks.

  • Importing external data into DIAdem
  • Finding and graphing Peaks
  • Finding events and trends
  • Specifying frequency contents
  • Curve fitting
  • Working with 3D data
  • Comparing data from different test runs

Measuring, Controlling, and Visualizing Data

In this lesson, you learn how to use the DAC and VISUAL panels to acquire and process data online.

  • The basics of process measuring and control technology 
  • Configuring NI hardware for data acquisition
  • DIAdem DAC and DIAdem VISUAL
  • Creating a block diagram
  • Editing the block diagram
  • Basic settings of the block diagram
  • Simulating processes and signals
  • Scaling signals
  • Combining subtasks in subblock diagrams
  • Visualizing measured values
  • Sequence control
  • Extending block diagrams
  • Integrating measurement hardware
  • DIAdem measurement modes
  • Working with packet processing

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