MET 487 Instrumentation and Automatic Controls

Summer II 2009

Paul I. Lin, Professor
Department of Computer and Engineering Technology & Information Systems and Technology
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne

 

Date/Activities
Syllabus or PDF format
June 29, 2009

Lectures

*Lecture 1 (6/29) - Chapter 1. Introduction, Chapter 2. Electric Circuits and Components
* Lecture 2 (6/30) - Chapter 2. Electrical Circuits and Components (Lecture note posted)
* Lecture 3 (7/2) - Chapter 2. Electrical Circuits and Components
* Lecture 4 (7/6) - Chapter 3. Semiconductor Electronics
* Lecture 5 (7/7) - Chapter 3. Chapter 4 - System Response
* Lecture 6 (7/9) - Lab 4, Hw2 solutions, H3s solutions, Exam 1 coverage.
* Lecture 7 (7/13) - Chapter 4. System Response
* Lecture 8 (7/14) - Chapter 4. System Response
* Lecture 9 (7/16) - Chapter 5. Analog Signal Processing Using Op-Amp
* Lecture 10 (7/20) - PLC Programming
* Lecture 11 (7/21) - Chapter 6. Digital Circuits
* Lecture 12 (7/23) - Chapter 9. Sensors (Stress and Strain Measurement)
* Lecture 13 (7/27) - Chapter 9. Sensors (Position and speed measurement, proximity sensors andd swithces, LVDT, digital encoder)
* Lecture 14 (7/28) - PIC Microcontroller and Stepper Control System
* Lecture 15 (7/30) - Chapter 7. Microcontroller Programming and Interfacing
* Lecture 16 (8/3) - Chapter 8. Data Acquisition, Chapter 10. Actuators, Exercise questions

Assignments

Hw 1: Questions and Exercises: 2.3, 2.6, 2.14, 2.15, 2.24, 2.28, 2.30 (b,d), 2.31, 2.33, 2.35, 2.41, 2.42. - Due 7/6/2009

Hw 2: Questions and Exercises: 3.1, 3.3, 3.10b; due 7/9/2009
Hw 3: Questions and Exercises: 4.7 and 4.17; due 7/16 (extend to 7/20)
Hw 4: Questions and Exercises: 5.1, 5.8, 5.14a, and 5-18; due 7/21
Hw 5. Questions and Exercises: 6.1, 6.2, 6.4(a and d), 6.5 (a and b), 6.20: due 7/27

Hw6: Questions and Exercises, due 8/4
* Chapter 8: 8.1, 8.8, and 8.9
* Chapter 9: 9.2 and 9.8
* Chapter 10: 10.1 and 10.8

Labs


Lab 1. Basic Electrical Measurement, 6/30
Lab 2. LED Switch, 7/6
Lab 3. Light Activated Switch, 7/7
Lab 4. Light Activated Single-Phase AC Motor, 7/9
Lab 5. RC-Low Pass Filter: First Order System, 7/14
Lab 6. PLC - Programmable Logic Controller, 7/20
Lab 7. Automatic Control of Fluid Flow & Level
Lab 8. Strain Guage on a Cantilever Beam
Lab 9. PIC Microcontroller-Based Stepper Motor Control (Demo)


Text Book Supplimental Materials/References
Introduction to Mechatronics and Measurement Systems, by David G. Alciatore and Michael B. Histand, http://www.engr.colostate.edu/mechatronics/

Announcement

Final Exam - Aug. 6, 2 hours comprehensive exam

Exam 2 - July 27: 1 hour exam (close book and notes) covering Chapters 4, 5, and 6, examples, Hw quetsions, Labs.

Exam 1 - July 13: 1 hour exam (close book and notes) covering Chapters 2 &3, examples, Hw quetsions, Labs.

 

 

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