Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

MET 4341 Automation Systems and Controls

Prerequisite: ECET 3000 or concurrently; CS 2123, MATH 2306, ENGR 3122


The technology of integrating automation equipment for use in engineering systems is covered. Students design simulations and complete fully-automated projects involving the human-machine interfacing of analog and digital sensors, actuators, motors, machines, flexible automation devices, and other material handling systems. Advanced process control software is used for programming and sensory techniques, as well as automatic open and closed-loop systems, and PID feedback control.

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