School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Now offering two distinct diplomas: Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering

# Process Dynamics and Control

1. COURSE INFORMATION:

 School Chemical and Environmental Engineering Course Level Undergraduate Direction Chemical Engineering Course ID CHE 315 Semester 6th Course Category Required Course Modules Instruction Hours per Week ECTS Lectures and Tutorial Exercises 4 T=3, E=1, L=0 4 Course Type Scientific Area Prerequisites Ordinary Differential Equations, Mass and Energy Balances Instruction/Exam Language Greek The course is offered to Erasmus students No Course URL

2. LEARNING OUTCOMES

 Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this course the student should be able to:Recall the basic concepts of process dynamics and automatic control, the mathematical methods for the analysis of dynamic systems, the mathematical analysis methods of dynamic systems, the Frequency response method and Bode diagrams.Recognize the significance of proportional, integral and derivative control action, the concept of automatic feedback control, the closed loop step diagrams.Apply mathematical methods for calculation and analysis of dynamic systems.Analyze step diagrams and Bode diagrams, and methods for the optimization of dynamic systems. General Competencies/Skills Review, analyze and synthesize data and information, with the use of necessary technologiesWork in interdisciplinary environment

3. COURSE SYLLABUS

 Introduction to process dynamics and control-Basic concepts.Description of mathematical methods for the analysis of dynamic systems (exponential matrix method, Laplace transforms method). Transfer function, Frequency response calculation.Bode diagrams.Lyapunov’s method.Dynamic response of physical systems.First-order systems, Second-order systems and Higher-order systems.Dynamic analysis of non linear systems.Automatic control systems with feedback.PID controllers.Closed loop systems.Dynamic systems optimization.Analysis and design of control systems.

4. INSTRUCTION and LEARNING METHODS - ASSESSMENT

 Lecture Method Direct (face to face) Use of Information and Communication Technology Power point presentations and E-class support Instruction Organisation Activity Workload per Semester (hours) - Lectures 39 - Tutorial Exercises 13 - Autonomous study 48 Course Total 100 Assessment Method Ι. Written final examination (100%): - Problems to be resolved - Theory

 Π. Νταουτίδης, Σ. Μαστρογεωργόπουλος, Σ. Παπαδοπούλου, Έλεγχος Διεργασιών, Εκδόσεις Τζιόλα, 2013 2. R.C.Dorf -R.H. Bishop, Σύγχρονα Συστήματα Αυτομάτου Ελέγχου, Εκδόσεις Τζιόλα.Ν. Κρικέλης, Εισαγωγή στον Αυτόματο Έλεγχο, Εκδόσεις Συμμετρία

6. INSTRUCTORS

 Course Instructor: Associate Professor P. Panagiotopoulou (Faculty-ChEnvEng) Lectures: New Faculty member (Faculty-ChEnvEng) Tutorial exercises: New Faculty member (Faculty-ChEnvEng)