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INDUSTRIAL CONTROL ELECTRONICS (3+1)

                                       Course outline 

                                                    By: M. AAMIR (Lecturer)

Week #

Lecture Contents/Material

Assignments

01

Introduction to Programmable Logic Control, Comparison of PLC with WLC, Advantages / Disadvantages of using PLCs.

 

02

Industrial Applications of PLCs, Parts of a PLC system.Distribution of RAM, Cyclic processing in a PLC system

HW#1: Write a short note on Relays and Relay Logic.

03

Digital and Analog Addressing, Installation Guideline,Software development using STEP-5 language of SIMATIC S-5 Family.

 

04

Various Editors of STEP-5 (Ladder Diagram, Control System Flowchart, Statement List), Different types of blocks (Program, Data, Organization and Function)Logical operation in S5-100U.

 

05

SR operations in S5-100U, Timer operations in S5-100U,Counter operations in S5-100U, Comparison operations in S5-100U, Exercises based on all the above operation. (Small Industrial Examples), Logic implementation and simulation using all the above operations.

HW#2: Write some common applications of timers and counters with reference to PLCs.

06

Workshop using simulator, Diagnostic and Troubleshooting, Overview of SIMATIC S7-200U.Introduction to LOGO (Logic module by SIEMENS)

 

07

STEPPER MOTORS: Introduction, Construction, Working Principle, PM Stepper Motors.

HW#3: Compare Step-5 with Step-7.

08

Single Stack VR Stepper Motor, Multi Stack Stepper Motors.

 

09

Industrial Applications, Numerical Problems on Stepper Motors

 

10

Mid Term Examinations

 

11

ROBOTICS: Introduction, Industrial Robots, Industrial Automation and Robots.

 

12

Components of an Industrial Robot, Manipulator power supplies.

HW#4: Presentation on Stepper Motors.

13

Requirements for proper functionality of Robots, Classes of Sensors.

 

14

Classification of Robots, Advantages and Disadvantaged of Robot Labor.

HW#5: Write a short note on Artificial Intelligence.

15

Application for different types of Robots.

 

16

To be Specified

 

 INDUSTRIAL CONTROL ELECTRONICS (3+1)

                             Course outline

                     By: Prof. Dr. Syed Enamul Haque (Dean Engineering)

Week #

Lecture Contents/Material

Assignments

06

DC MOTOR DRIVES: Introduction, Construction and Basic Characteristics of DC motors, Operating modes, Permanent magnet dc motors, dc motor with a separately excited field winding.

 

07

Converter drives: Single-Phase Drives, Single-Phase Half Wave Converter Drive, Single-Phase Full Wave Converter Drive, Speed Control by Armature Voltage Control.

 

08

Speed Control of dc series motors, dc motor Chopper Speed Control, dc motor Chopper Speed Control Circuit, Numerical Examples.

HW1: What purpose does the dc converter serve in dc drives.

09

AC MOTOR DRIVES: Introduction, Induction motor characteristics, Torque-Speed Characteristics, Speed Control Methods.

 

10

Mid Term Examinations

 

11

Voltage Controller Circuits, Frequency Conversion using Inverter Circuit, Converter Configuration.

 

12

Sinusoidal Pulse-Width Modulation, Variable Voltage- Variable Frequency Control of AC motors, Variable Current- Variable Frequency Control, Numerical Examples.

HW2: Derive the equation for torque developed in an induction motor.

13

TRANSDUCERS: Scope of Transducers in measuring systems, Classes of Transducers, Classification of main Electrical Principles used in Transducers.

 

14

Linear Variable Differential Transformer (LVDT), Force measurement applications (The Accelerometer).

HW3: State two important applications of LVDT.

15

Semi-Conductor photoelectric devices, Semi-Conductor temperature devices, Review Questions and Problems.

 

16

To be Specified

 

Recommended Books

    INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS by S.N. BISWAS

    INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS by JAMES. T. HUMPHRIES

    POWER ELECTRONICS by M.H. RASHID