Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

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MECH 420 001 (CRN: 20091)

FUNDAMENTALS OF CONTROL SYST

Long Title: FUNDAMENTALS OF CONTROL SYSTEMS
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Ghorbel, Fathi
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Part of Term: 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:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: MECH 343 OR (ELEC 242 AND ELEC 244) OR (CAAM 335 OR MATH 355)
Section Max Enrollment: 75
Section Enrolled: 43
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 90
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 47
Enrollment data as of: 26-MAY-2024 1:56AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
24-APR-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W
 
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.