|Module code||MEG 421|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
Sensors: limit switches, encoders, thermocouples, strain gauges, CCD cameras, various sensors. Actuators: electric motors, pneumatic and hydraulic actuators, shape memory alloys. Signal conditioning: component interconnection, amplifiers, analogue filters, modulators and demodulators, analogue-digital conversion, sample-and-hold circuitry, multiplexers, software and hardware implementation of digital filters and Wheatstone bridge. Control: H-Bridge and PWM motor control, stepper motors, non-linear control of hydraulic and pneumatic actuators, PLCs, SCADA systems, industrial Fieldbus, micro-processor control.
|Contact time||3 lectures per week, 1 practical per week|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Academic organisation||Mechanical and Aeronautical En|
|Period of presentation||Semester 2|
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