Industrial Automation and Process Control / Edition 1

Industrial Automation and Process Control / Edition 1

by Jon Stenerson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130330302

ISBN-13: 9780130330307

Pub. Date: 09/17/2002

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Intended for students and technicians who require an overview of industrial automation components, systems, and process controls, this new text provides a blend of principles and applications found in the modern world of manufacturing. Included are PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), sensors; communication devices, CNC programming fundamentals, robotics, and

Overview

Intended for students and technicians who require an overview of industrial automation components, systems, and process controls, this new text provides a blend of principles and applications found in the modern world of manufacturing. Included are PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), sensors; communication devices, CNC programming fundamentals, robotics, and process control systems. Installation, troubleshooting, and servicing procedures have been added to give the technician the practical background companies seek today.

Some of the key features include:

  • Comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals, wiring, and programming of PLCs.
  • Hundreds of illustrations, many from real-world industry sources, provide visual support for the discussions.
  • An entire chapter is devoted to safety, and readers are encouraged throughout to follow safe work practices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130330307
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
09/17/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

(NOTE: Each chapter concludes with Questions.)

1. Overview of Industrial Automation.

2. Safety.

3. Overview of Programmable Logic Controllers.

4. Fundamentals of Programming.

5. Rockwell Automation Addressing and Instructions.

6. Timers and Counters.

7. Input/Output Modules and Wiring.

8. Math and Advanced Instructions.

9. Industrial Sensors.

10. Introduction to Robotics.

11. Introduction to Fluid Power Actuation.

12. Fundamentals of Process Control.

13. Process Control Systems.

14. Overview of Plant Floor Communication.

15. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machines.

16. Installation, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting.

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