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Control Systems I

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Course No: ETEC.3500-001; SIS Class Nbr: 13374; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course covers the concepts of feedback; open loop and closed loop systems, feedback in electrical and mechanical systems, mathematical models of systems and linear approximations, transfer functions of linear systems, block diagrams and signal flow graphs, sensitivity, control of transient response, disturbance signals, time domain performance: steady state errors, performance indices, stability related to s-plane location of the roots of the characteristic equation, Routh-Hurwitz criterion, graphical analysis techniques: root locus, frequency response as polar plot and Bode diagrams, closed loop frequency response. A control system design project is included in the course.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

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  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor:
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When Offered & Tuition

  • TBD
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 20
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1020
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Electronic Engineering Technology

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