code EE710
credit_hours 3
title Advanced Automation System
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prequisites None
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Advanced automation system hierarchy and components advanced PLC system configuration and programming SCADA and DCS system fundamentals, configuration and components. Industrial communication system fundamentals, protocols, topologies. Practical field bus system standards and types.
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objectives The student should be able to: Understand the advanced feature of automation systems. Understand and distinguish between different types of industrial communication. Understand the type of Human Machine Interface (HMI) systems.Understand and build an analog feedback controller. Understand the main configuration of SCADA and DCS. Learn how to build and automation system.
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ref. books E.A. Parr, Programmable Controllers:An engineer’s guide, Newnes 2003. John Park, Steve Mackay and Edwin Wright MIPENZ, Practical Data Communications for Instrumentation and Control, IDC Technologies, Australia, Newnes 2003.
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Introduction to advanced automation system.
2 advanced automation system hierarchy and levels.
3 Advanced PLC.
4 Advanced PLC programming and analog signal processing.
5 Industrial serial communication fundamentals.
6 Communication protocols and topologies.
7 Serial communication standards.
8 Industrial field bus system.
9 Industrial field bus system
10 DCS system definition and components.
11 Centralized and decentralized control system.
12 DCS system operation and programming.
13 SCADA and HMI system definition and components.
14 SCADA Communications links Main configuration of SCADA system Main communications busses.
15 Design criteria for industrial automation system and applications.
16 Final Exam.