Vernier Software and Technology
Vernier Software & Technology

Read Temperature Data

Introduction

In this exercise, you will create a program using the Analog Express VI to collect temperature data and display it on a chart and thermometer. After all data have been collected, they are saved to a file using the Write To Measurement File Express VI.

Objectives

In this exercise, you will

  • Create a LabVIEW VI to collect and display point-by-point temperature data.
  • Incorporate LabVIEW Express File functions.
  • Use a While Loop tunnel configured to auto-index to build an array of all data points.

Sensors and Equipment

This activity features the following Vernier sensors and equipment.

Additional Requirements

You will also need

Activity 5 from Hands-On Introduction to NI LabVIEW with Vernier Lab Book

<em>Hands-On Introduction to NI LabVIEW<sup>™</sup> with Vernier</em> book cover

Included in the Lab Book

Vernier lab books include word-processing files of the student instructions, essential teacher information, suggested answers, sample data and graphs, and more.

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