EEI504 Fundamentals of Industrial Electronics

Code EEI504
Name Fundamentals of Industrial Electronics
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Power and Electrical Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Ivars Raņķis, Oskars Krievs
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Automation of manufacturing technologic processes and electronic junctions of automation systems. Discrete control of manufacturing processes and its electronic elements. Analogue electronic automation systems and its elements. Digital and analogue sensors in manufacturing processes, its operation principles and typical realization. Junctions of analogue signal processing on base of operational amplifiers. Junctions of digital processing systems. Systems of programmable logical controllers, its structure and realization. Industrial communication networks and their construction and classification. Systems safety elements, estimation of possible risks and safety systems architecture..
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 control input and output devices. - Accomplished and defended lab. work No.1. Passed an exam.
Ability to recognize and apply typical discrete and analogue sensors. - Accomplished and defended lab. work No.2. Passed an exam.
Ability to recognize and apply typical analogue signal conditioning modes with operational amplifiers. - Accomplished and defended lab. work No.3. Passed an exam.
Knowledge about parameters of different logic families and ability to implement them in practice. - Accomplished and defended lab. work No.4. Passed an exam.
Ability to design simple process control systems. - Accomplished and defended home task. Passed an exam.
Course prerequisites Basic knowledge of fundamentals of electrical engineering theory and in solid-state devices.

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