Module I 14 Hrs
Introduction to CCP – Continuous and Discrete control of process – Data loggers-Smart
Transmitters- Introduction to SCADA system – Introduction to PLC – Functional Block Diagram
– PLC installation and Maintenance – Factors to be considered for selecting a PLC – PLC
Programming Languages – Relay Logic and Ladder Logic programming for simple Applications
– Mini Project execution using PLC
Module II 13 Hrs
Introduction to Discrete data system – Selection of Sampling process – Selection of
Sampling period – Z Transform – Data Holds – Pulse Transfer Function – Modified Z Transform
– Response of Open loop and Closed Loop System
Deadbeat and Dahlin Control Algorithms- Smith Predictor- Design of Feed forward
Controller – IMC
Module III 13 Hrs
Adaptive Control – Different types – Block Diagrams with Brief explanation of Gain
Scheduling Adaptive Control, Model Reference Adaptive System and Self Tuning regulator
System Identification Problem – Least square estimation – Recurssive Least Square
Estimation – Minimum Degree Pole Placement – Direct and Indirect STR., Minimum Variance
Module IV 12 Hrs
Introduction to Virtual Instrumentation – Advantages of Virtual Instruments over
Conventional Instruments – Key Elements of Virtual Instruments
Programming tool for Virtual Instrumentation – Introduction to LABVIEW- Acquisition,
Analysis and Presentation with LABVIEW- LABVIEW Programming- Simulation of Simple
Application using LABVIEW

Reference Books
1. Despande P.B. and Ash R.H. Computer Process Control, ISA Publication, USA, 1995.
2. Lucas M. P., Distributewd Control System, Van Nastrand Reinhold Company, Newyork.
3. Petrezeulla, Programmable Controllers, Mc-Graw Hill, 1989.
4. Johnsons C.D., Process Control Insrtument Technology
5. Liptak B.G. Instrument Engineer’s Handbook-Process Control, Butterworh Heinemann
6. Rahman Jamal and Hebert Picklik, Labview-Applications and solutions, National
Instruments release ISBN 0130964239
7. Gary Johnson, Labview Graphical Programming, Mc-Graw Hill, Newyork, 1997.
8. Lisa K. Wells and Jeffry Travis, Labview for everyone, Prentice Hall, Newjersy,1997
9. Ljung L., System Identification: Theory for the user, Prentice Hall, Englewood
10. Soderstorm T. and Petre stoica, System Identification, Prentice Hall International (UK)