Remote and Virtual Instrumentation Platform for Distance Learning

Akram Ahmad Abu-aisheh, Tom Eppes


This journal presents distance learning using the National Instruments ELVIS II and how Multisim can be combined with ELVIS II for distance learning. National Instrument?s ELVIS II is a new version that can easily be used for e-learning. It features 12 of the commonly used instruments in engineering and science laboratories, including an oscilloscope, a function generator, a variable power supply, and an isolated digital multi-meter in a low-cost and easy-to-use platform and completes integration with Multisim software for SPICE simulation, which simplifies the teaching of circuit design. As NI ELVIS II is based on LabView, designers can easily customize the 12 instruments or can create their own using the provided source code for the instruments.


Remote, Virtual, Distance Learning

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International Journal of Online and Biomedical Engineering (iJOE).ISSN: 1861-2121
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