Course Catalog - 2016-2017

     

MECH 488 - DESIGN OF MECHATRONIC SYSTEMS

Long Title: DESIGN OF MECHATRONIC SYSTEMS
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisite(s): MECH 343 OR ELEC 241 OR ELEC 243
Description: Analog electronic design for purposes of controlling electromechanical systems, including electromechanical sensors and actuators, analog electronic design of filters, state space and classical controllers, and transistor-based servo amplifiers and high voltage amplifiers. Implementation of digital controllers. Significant laboratory component with design and fabrication of circuits to control electromechanical systems. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: MECH 588. Recommended pre- or corequisite(s): MECH 211 and ELEC 436 or MECH 420. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for MECH 488 and MECH 588.