MC-511 SENSORS & ACTUATORS
Credit Hours = 3
- Sensing Principle: Introduction to Sensing, Static and Dynamic Characteristics of Sensors, Motion and Dimensional Sensors, Force, Torque, and Power Sensors, Pressure, Fluid Flow and Temperature Sensors.
- Electrical Actuators: Electro-Magnetic Principle, Classification of Electrical Actuators, DC and AC Motors Modelling and Drivers, Stepper Motors Modelling and Drivers.
- Hydraulic and Pneumatic Actuators: Description of Fluid Behaviour, Hydraulic Actuator and System, Pneumatic Actuator and System.
- Selection and Applications of Sensors & Actuators: Technological properties, accuracy and precision, response time, Stability, Cost, Applications in process and other industries, Interfacing of sensing devices and actuators to computer systems.