Fiches de cours

Industrial automation

CS-487

Enseignant(s) :

Pignolet-Oswald Yvonne Anne
Tournier Jean-Charles

Langue:

English

Remarque

This course can be taken by students of all engineering sections.

Summary

This course consists of two parts: 1) architecture of automation systems, hands-on lab 2) handling of faults and failures in real-time systems, including fault-tolerant computing

Content

Trends like digitalization and internet of things affect the way industrial plants are designed, deployed and operated. Industrial Automation comprises the control, communication and software architecture in (real-time) automation systems: factories, energy production and distribution, vehicles and other embedded systems.

 

Keywords

1. Processes and plants, automation system architecture
2. Instrumentation, Programmable Logic Controllers and embedded computers
3. Industrial communication networks, field busses
4. Field device access protocols and application program interfaces
5. Human interface and supervision
6. Manufacturing Execution Systems
8. Real-time response and performance analysis
9. Dependability (Reliability, Availability, Safety, ...)

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Communication networks

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Oral presentation aided by slides, exercises as part of the lecture, practical work (workshop at Siemens and group assignment).

Expected student activities

Assessment methods

Assignment 25% and final oral exam 75%

Resources

Bibliography

Nussbaumer, Informatique Industrielle (EPFL)
Olsson, Gustav & Rosen, Christian - industrial automation,Dept. of Industrial Electrical Engineering and Automation, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.

Ressources en bibliothèque
Websites
Moodle Link

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

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      Exercice, TP
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légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand