Course syllabus 422T2_4I - Technical Means of Automation (FCFT - WS 2015/2016)
Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 12/14/2015.
|University: ||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty: ||Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology|
|Course unit code: ||422T2_4I|
|Course unit title: ||Technical Means of Automation|
|Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits: ||Exam (5 credits)|
|Course contents: |
|1.||1 Automated process control systems. Architecture of control system. Review of technical means and their role in the control system.|
2 Information management sub-systems. Acquisition and basic processing of process variables. The architecture of measurement systems.
3 Industrial process controllers and stations. Characteristics, area of application. Elements of digital controllers.
4 Programmable logic controllers. Characteristics and area of application. System components. PLC program cycle.
5 Standard IEC 61131. Programming languages of programmable controllers.
6 Control systems based on industrial PC. Architecture of control system with PC. Operation systems with real time behaviour.
7 Distributed control systems. Characteristics of distributed control systems. Architecture of distributed control systems.
8 Intelligent sensors. Architecture, characteristics.
9 Smart actuators. Architecture, characteristics.
10 Methods for starting of asynchronous electric motors. Management of motors.
11 Frequency inverters. Characteristics, architecture, application.
12 Management of intelligent field devices. Communication protocol HART. (allowance 26/26)