Course code ETeh3026

Credit points 1

Control Systems of Machine Tool

Total Hours in Course40

Independent study hours40

Date of course confirmation12.03.2013

Responsible UnitInstitute of Energetics

Course developer

author Enerģētikas institūts

Ainārs Galiņš

Dr. sc. ing.

Course abstract

Acquiring this study course, students will learn the basics of electric drives, electric machine tools, CNC machine tools drive and management, the latest trends in the management of electric drives, power electronics, frequency converters, their usage and programming, modern measurement converters and automation components. Students will gain a basic understanding of programmable logic controllers (PLC) programming languages and building control algorithm.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

• Knowledge - the power drive basis, the latest trends in machine tools and electrical power management, power electronics, and frequency converters, logic controller design, use and programming;
• skills- understanding of machine tools electric plans, ability to programming programmable logic controller and frequency converter;
• competence -ability to select and apply the control and protection of machines, programmable controllers, frequency converters, soft start device;

Compulsory reading

1. Galiņš A., Leščevics P. Programmējamie loģiskie kontrolleri. Jelgava: LLU, 2008. 135 lpp.
2. The Moeller Wiring Manual. Automation and Power Distribution. 2 nd. edition. Editor: Heidrun Riege. Moeller GmbH, Bonn, 2006. 546 p.
3. Ribickis L., Valeinis J. Elektriskā piedziņa mehatronikas sistēmās. Rīga: RTU, 2008. 286 lpp.
4. Cūbergs I.. Regulējama automātiskā elektriskā piedziņa. Rīga: RTU,1998. 68 lpp.

Further reading

1. Greivulis J., Raņķis I. Iekārtu vadības elektroniskie elementi un mezgli. Rīga: Avots, 1997 1996. 288 lpp.
2. Power electronics and variable frequency drives: technology and applications/ Edit. By Bimal K. Bose. NewYork: IEEE Press, 1997. 640 p.

Periodicals and other sources

1. Радио. ISBN: ISSN-0033-765X.