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.