Academic Catalog

EE407 PROCESS CONTROL

Course Code: 5670407
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(3-2)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Department: Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. UMUT ORGUNER
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5670302
The course set above should be completed before taking EE407 PROCESS CONTROL.

Course Content

Control of industrial processes: Mathematical modeling of fundamental distributed parameter processes. Lumped parameter approximation. Disturbance filtering characteristics of control loops. Proportional, integral, derivative, on-off, floating modes of controls, feedforward and cascade types of loops. Minimization of integral square error. Characteristics of flow, pressure and level control loops and final control elements. Fundamentals of control of basic processes such as heat exchange, distillation, combustion, drying. Organization of direct digital control loops.