ADVANCED CONTROL SYSTEMS

MEC5AVC

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will learn and apply control theories and tools to a variety of advanced control systems. Students will cover both theory, analysis and implementation arange of concepts relating to controller design (e.g. PID), controller stability, digital controller pole placement, frequency response, state space models, feedback and state observers.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in SMENE or SMENEB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsIntelligent Control SystemsRecommendedSilva, A. 2016NY Research Press
ReadingsAdvanced Control for Constrained Processes and SystemsRecommendedGarelli, W. 2011IET

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply mathematical models, techniques and tools to the investigation, design and implementation of advanced control systems.

Activities:
Lectures, workshop, project

02. Describe concepts, processes and tools related to digital control.

Activities:
Lectures, workshop

03. Use MATLAB to analyze the properties, characteristics and stability of control systems.

Activities:
Workshop, project

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Laboratory Class Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
2 hour exam (2000 words equivalent)40 01, 02, 03
Two Individual Laboratory Reports (500 words each)1000 words total equivalent15 01
Two Group Case Study Reports (500 words per student per report)1000 words total equivalent15 02
A group project performing analysis, synthesis and evaluation of a control system (2000 words equiv)30 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Laboratory Class Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
2 hour exam (2000 words equivalent)40 01, 02, 03
Two Individual Laboratory Reports (500 words each)1000 words total equivalent15 01
Two Group Case Study Reports (500 words per student per report)1000 words total equivalent15 02
A group project performing analysis, synthesis and evaluation of a control system (2000 words equiv)30 01, 02, 03