227-0697-00L Industrial Process Control
|Semester||Autumn Semester 2017|
|Lecturers||G. Maier, A. Horch|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Abstract||Introduction to process automation and its application in process industry and power generation|
|Objective||Knowledge of process automation and its application in industry and power generation|
|Content||Introduction to process automation: system architecture, data handling, communication (fieldbusses), process visualization, engineering, etc. |
Analysis and design of open loop control problems: discrete automata, decision tables, petri-nets, drive control and object oriented function group automation philosophy, RT-UML.
Engineering: Application programming in IEC61131-3 (function blocks, sequence control, structured text); process visualization and operation; engineering integration from sensor, cabling, topology design, function, visualization, diagnosis, to documentation; Industry standards (e.g. OPC, Profibus); Ergonomic design, safety (IEC61508) and availability, supervision and diagnosis.
Practical examples from process industry, power generation and newspaper production.
|Lecture notes||Slides will be available as .PDF documents, see "Learning materials" (for registered students only)|
|Prerequisites / Notice||Exercises: Tuesday 15-16 |
Practical exercises will illustrate some topics, e.g. some control software coding using industry standard programming tools based on IEC61131-3.
|Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)|
|Performance assessment as a semester course|
|ECTS credits||4 credits|
|Examiners||G. Maier, A. Horch|
|Language of examination||English|
|Course attendance confirmation required||No|
|Repetition||The performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.|
|Mode of examination||oral 30 minutes|
|This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.|
|No public learning materials available.|
|Only public learning materials are listed.|
|227-0697-00 G|| Industrial Process Control
Upon special arrangement, on some afternoons the lecture will be extended.
|G. Maier, A. Horch|
|There are no additional restrictions for the registration.|
|Electrical Engineering and Information Technology Master||Core Subjects||W|
|Electrical Engineering and Information Technology Master||Recommended Subjects||W|
|Robotics, Systems and Control Master||Core Courses||W|