Automation (Dept Elec - III) (2181922)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction:
Automated Manufacturing System, Reasons for Automating, the USA Principle, Strategies for automation and process improvement, automation migration strategies, levels of automations, Types of Automations.
4
10 %
2
Pneumatic System Design:
Introduction, pneumatics system components, pneumatics actuators, application of pneumatics system in automation, pneumatics circuit design for automation, limitations of pneumatics system.
6
12 %
3
Hydraulics System Design:
Introduction, Hydraulic system components, hydraulic actuators, application of hydraulic system in automation, hydraulic circuit design for automation, limitations of hydraulic system.
6
12 %
4
Programmable Logic Controller and Micro Controller:
Introduction to Programmable logical controller, PLC basics, Basic ladder logic programming, PLC timer function, PLC counter functions. Basics of microcontrollers, Basic components of Microcontrollers, Application of microcontrollers for automations.
6
14 %
5
Industrial Robotics and Mechatronics System:
Introduction, Robot Anatomy and Related Attributes, Robot Control Systems, End Effectors, Sensors in Robotics, Industrial Robot Applications, Robot Programming overview. Transducers, Sensors and Actuators: Classification, Principle of Operation, Selection Criteria, Signal Conditioning, Calibration.
8
18 %
6
Automated Machinery:
Introductions, Automated transfer machine, automated transfer line, auto-storage and retrieval system, automated guided vehicles, automated material handling system, automated inspection system and CMM.
6
14 %
7
Modular Automation Design:
Introduction to modular design, modular automations, Case study for modular design: 1. Casting shop design, 2. Press working shop design, 3. Machine shop design.
6
14 %
8
Automation Economy:
Plant Economy, feasibility of automation on economical sense, effect of automation on economy, feasibility of automation in Indian market, Scope of automation in Indian industries, Break Even point analysis for automation
3
6 %