Module title: Control Measurement and Instrumentation

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC08406
Module leader: Malcolm Renton
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management


Description of module content:

Transfer function representation, block diagram analysis, response in time and frequency domains: Bode plot representation, stability analysis, simple closed-loop PID control system. Use of Matlab Simulink analysis software.
Measurement transducers, signal conditioning, data acquisition, accuracy, speed response, noise reduction techniques. Use of LabView measurement and analysis software.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:

LO1: analyse control systems using mathematical modelling and software tools;

LO2: analyse control systems using hardware tools;

LO3: design measurement systems;

LO4: analyse measurement systems.

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