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Area/Catalogue
EEET 3046

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
151844

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To build the students' foundation in linear control theory, and develop their skills in model-based analysis and design of controllers with the use of industry-standard tools.

Course content

  • Mathematical modeling of the dynamics of linear electrical and mechanical systems in time domain (differential equations, state-space equations) and frequency domain (Laplace transform, z-transform, frequency response) -- both analytical and empirical.
  • Analysis of linear time-invariant systems in terms of their stability, transient response, and steady-state response.
  • Model-based design of proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers and lag-lead compensators in simple to advanced feedback configurations using classical control methods, e.g., root locus.
  • Model-based design of state-feedback controllers by pole placement.
  • Multidomain modeling and simulation, control system design and analysis using industry-standard tools.
  • Case studies on electromechanical systems including those exhibiting vibrations, e.g., active suspension systems.

Textbook(s)

Gene F. Franklin, J. Da Powell, and Abbas Emami-Naeini 2015, Feedback Control of Dynamic Systems, 7th, Pearson Education Limited

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
MATH 2028 Mathematical Methods for Engineers 3

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 3 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 13 weeks
Practical 3 hours x 6 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Assignment 600 words 15% N/A
Practical N/A 35% 15 hours
Examination N/A 50% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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