EEI501 Industrial Communication Networks

Code EEI501
Name Industrial Communication Networks
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Power and Electrical Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Leonīds Ribickis, Aivars Pumpurs
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Basic notion of industrial communication networks, their architecture and features of utilization in robotic systems and autonomous electric devices. Basic elements of wire and wireless networks. OSI model. Interface equipment and communication protocols. Architecture of intelligent communication networks. Connection of typical automatic elements in control scheme. Analysis of industrial networks models. Computer control of robotic industrial processes. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The students will get the skills to define industrial communication networks in stationary and mobile robotic systems, analyze operation of communication networks and synthesize new industrial communication networks.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
The students are able to distinguish elements of communication and computer networks, describe main principles of industrial communication networks architecture. - Completed, processed, formed, defended 1st lab.work. Assessment. Passed an exam
The students are able to realize in practice the connection of industrial computer network elements and testing of network operation. - Completed, processed, formed, defended 1st lab.work. Assessment. Passed an exam
The students are able to realize connection of two network elements and make an analysis of the communication network operation. - Completed, processed, formed, defended 2nd lab.work. Assessment. Passed an exam
The students are able to synthesize a new connection and examine its work by means of industrial communication network model. They should be able to evaluate the correspondence of the connection. - Completed, processed, formed, defended 2nd lab.work. Assessment. Passed an exam
Course prerequisites General knowledge in computer science. EEI211 Computer science( special course in industrial electronics)

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