A case-study approach to the use of microcomputers in the automation of manufacturing. Provides an integrated account of hardware, software, and application to manufacturing processes. Covers programming, controls, and practical details of putting microcomputers in the production line. In addition to case studies, includes problems, examples, and program listings.
|Publisher:||Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
Table of ContentsMotivation and Background.
Microcomputer Systems for Data Acquisition and Control.
MICROCOMPUTER OPERATION AND PROGRAMMING.
Digital Logic, Boolean Algebra, and Number Systems.
Microcomputer Architecture and Operation.
METHODS FOR DATA ANALYSIS AND CONTROL.
Data Acquisition and Analysis.
System Modeling and Identification.
Setting Clearances on a Rolling Mill.
Monitoring a Turning Process.
Control of a Stepping-Motor-Driven x-y Table.
Speed Control of a DC Motor.