Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

MECH 420 001 (CRN: 20091)

FUNDAMENTALS OF CONTROL SYST

Long Title: FUNDAMENTALS OF CONTROL SYSTEMS
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Ghorbel, Fathi H.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF HRZ 210 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: MECH 343 OR (ELEC 242 AND ELEC 244) OR (CAAM 335 OR MATH 355)
Section Max Enrollment: 75
Section Enrolled: 62
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 90
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 67
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUN-2022 11:31AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
25-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W HRZ AMP
 
Description: Linear systems and the fundamental principles of classical feedback control, state variable analysis of linear dynamic systems, stability of linear control systems, time-domain analysis and control of linear systems, root-locus analysis and design and pole-zero synthesis, frequency domain techniques for the analysis and design of control systems. Required for mechanical engineering majors in B.S. program. Cross-list: ELEC 436, MECH 620. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for MECH 420 if student has credit for MECH 620.