ISE 716 Automated Systems Engineering

General principles of operation and programming of automated systems. Automated assembly, automated manufacturing, and inspection systems. Control of automated manufacturing. Industrial logic systems and programmable logic controllers. Computer numerical control, industrial robotics, and computer integrated manufacturing. 3 credit hours.


• Prerequisite

Graduate standing

• Course Objectives

This is an introductory course to automated systems engineering that will cover all the basic automation technologies used in the industry.  An introduction to the logic control and computer integrated automation will be covered as well. 

• Course Requirements

HOMEWORK:  Assigned

EXAMINATION:  There will be one midterm exam and a final exam.

PROJECT:  There will be a few mini-projects and a final project.

SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS:  Will be provided by the course.

• Textbook

Automation, Production Systems and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing,  Mikell Groover, 4th. Ed., ISBN # 0-13-349961-8, Pearson, New Jersey, 2015. 

• Computer and Internet Requirements

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• Instructor

Dr. Yuan-Shin Lee, Professor
Fitts Dept of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Daniels Hall, Box 7906
Raleigh, NC 27695

Phone: 919-515-7195
Fax: 919-515-5281