Industrial Control (ME 308)

2021 Fall
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Mechatronics(ME)
3
6.00 / 6.00 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
Kemalettin Erbatur erbatur@sabanciuniv.edu,
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English
Undergraduate
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Formal lecture,Interactive lecture,Field work/field study/on-the-job,Laboratory,Other
Interactive,Communicative,Discussion based learning,Project based learning,Task based learning,Guided discovery,Simulation,Case Study
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CONTENT

This is an course that covers industrial control systems. The specific topics include: control systems architectures; transducers and actuators; communications in industrial control systems - industrial LANs; sequential control - programmable logic controllers; direct digital control and supervisory control; structures of SCADA systems; case studies.

OBJECTIVE

To provide the students with the foundations of modern industrial control in the machine automation context.

LEARNING OUTCOME

List main types of industrial automation systems and industrial actuation and sensor systems
Identify the individual design steps in an industrial automation project.
Design automation systems with industrial control components.
Compare different industrial control strategies.
Draw wiring diagrams.
Program Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Industrial Robots
Develop Graphical User Interfaces
Work with industrial communication networks
Wire and instrument basic industrial sensors and actuators.
Develop skills to adapt industrial control components to their automation design.
Develop problem solving and planning skills and work effectively as part of a team

ASSESSMENT METHODS and CRITERIA

  Percentage (%)
Final 30
Midterm 25
Assignment 3
Homework 42

RECOMENDED or REQUIRED READINGS

Readings

Pdf documents related to Siemens S7 300 PLC's

Optional Readings

Title: Automated Manufacturing Systems
Author: S. Brian Morriss
Year: 1994
Publisher: Mc Graw Hill

Title: Automation Systems for Control and Data Acquisition
Author: Lawrence T. Amy
Year: 1992
Publisher: ISA (Instrument Society of America)
Series: Resources for Measurement and Control Series

Title: Practical Process Control
Author: A. M. Seal
Year: 1998
Publisher: Arnold

Hans Berger, Munich, Automating with SIMATIC, Publicis MCD Verlag, Munich
Lawrence T. Amy, Automation Systems for Control and Data Acquisition, ISA

Course Web https://sucourse.sabanciuniv.edu/portal/site/ME308-201201