ADVANCED CONTROL SYSTEMS

MEC5AVC

2021

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 arrange of concepts relating to controller design (e.g. PID), controller stability, digital controller pole placement, frequency response, state space models, feedback and state observers.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: SMENE, SMENEB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Advanced Control for Constrained Processes and Systems

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorGarelli, W.

Year2011

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherIET

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Intelligent Control Systems

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorSilva, A.

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherNY Research Press

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply mathematical models, techniques and tools to the investigation, design and implementation of advanced control systems.
02. Describe concepts, processes and tools related to digital control.
03. Use MATLAB to analyse the properties, characteristics and stability of control systems.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2 hour exam (2000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two Individual Laboratory Reports (500 words each) - 1000 words total equivalent

N/AReportIndividualNo15 SILO1

Two Group Case Study Reports (500 words per student per report) - 1000 words total equivalent

N/AReportIndividualNo15 SILO2

A group project performing analysis, synthesis and evaluation of a control system (2000 words equivalent)

N/AOtherGroupNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRobert Ross

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2 hour exam (2000 words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Two Individual Laboratory Reports (500 words each) - 1000 words total equivalent

N/AReportIndividualNo15 SILO1

Two Group Case Study Reports (500 words per student per report) - 1000 words total equivalent

N/AReportIndividualNo15 SILO2

A group project performing analysis, synthesis and evaluation of a control system (2000 words equivalent)

N/AOtherGroupNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3