EEP579 Industrial Electronic Equipment

Code EEP579
Name Industrial Electronic Equipment
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Power and Electrical Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Leonīds Ribickis, Oskars Krievs, Genadijs Zaļeskis
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Classification of manufacturing systems, technology pyramid and tree. Discrete control input and output devices – control switches, relays, actuators and indicators. Solid-state devices in industrial applications – transistor and thyristor switches, solid state relays, AC and DC voltage regulators. Discrete industrial sensors – inductive and capacitive proximity sensors, photoelectric sensors, their operational principles and typical implementation. Output interfaces of discrete sensors. Analog industrial sensors and transducers – temperature, pressure, flow, level, position and speed sensors, their operational principles and typical implementation. Analog signal conditioning with operational amplifiers. Electromagnetic noise and relevant noise suppression methods. Logic gates, synthesis and minimization of logic functions. Industrial power supply topologies. Programmable logic controller systems, their structure and typical components. Ladder diagrams. Classification and structure of industrial communication networks..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Provide knowledge in fundamentals of industrial electronics. Develop the ability to recognize and design basic electronic equipment applicable in industrial environment.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Ability to recognize and apply typical discrete and analog sensors. - Test on relevant subjects covered in lectures.
Ability to recognize and apply typical analog signal conditioning modes with operational amplifiers. - Test on relevant subjects covered in lectures.
Ability to synthesize and optimize logic functions according with given automation tasks. - Test on relevant subjects covered in lectures.
Ability to design simple process control systems. - Executed, completed, defended home task.
Course prerequisites Basic knowledge of fundamentals of electrical engineering theory and in solid-state devices.

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