Automation & Machine Vision

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Nov 5, 2013 (3 years and 11 months ago)

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WELCOME



to

Option of


Process Control &
Automation

Why choose Process Control and
Automation (PCA)?

Shipbuilding, offshore oil and
gas industries
----

A demand in Singapore

Source: https://www.smar.com/

Why choose Process Control and
Automation (PCA)?

Source: http://www.pub.gov.sg/

Deep Tunnel Sewerage System


Changi Water Reclamation Plant
(CWRP)

Waste water treatment,
new water generation,

Sea water desalination are

hot and in great demand!

Chemical and Petrochemical

industries

Sugar and Alcohol plant

Pharmaceutical industries

Source: https://www.smar.com/

Why choose Process Control and
Automation (PCA)?

High profit making
industries

Why choose Process Control
and Automation (PCA)?

Source:
www.tustinpix.com/products/pa
ges/clean%20room.htm

Cleanroom work place:


high payment job!

Source: www.bu.edu

Why choose Process Control and
Automation (PCA)?

Manufacturing industries still in demand!

Automation, Robotics
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help us!

Sources: www.leftist.org

zerosix.wordpress.com


source:
www.theteacher99.btinternet.co.uk

Career Prospect

For Process Control
& Automation


Pharmaceutical industries


Oil refinery, petrochemical industries


Wastewater treatment


Food, drinks manufacturing


Semiconductor manufacturing/testing


Engineering solution suppliers for above
industries


Equipments Suppliers for above industries

Subjects under PCA option


Instrumentation & Computer Control


Automation & Machine Vision


Cleanroom Equipment & Technology

Synopsis of Option Subjects

Cleanroom Equipment & Technology



3 main parts:



Overview of
Cleanroom Technology





Classify cleanroom cleanliness and cleanroom

standards




major sources of Contamination Control in a fabrication area




Various Cleanroom Facilities

in wafer fabrication plant



Overview of Vacuum Technology




Why vacuum?




Basic Gas Law




Types of Vacuum Pumps






Equipment

used in wafer fabrication plant




Desired Skill set

Cleanroom Equipment & Technology

To
:


provide students with a broad knowledge of contamination
control in a cleanroom environment


Introduce students to
Wafer plant facilities and process
equipment


Expose students to
experience the environment in the
cleanroom


introduce vacuum technology


Train students to operate vacuum pumps and systems
through laboratory sessions.

Subject Leader: Mr. Lee Sin Guan

E
-
mail:
singuan@tp.edu.sg


Tel. 67806622

Synopsis of Option Subjects

Instrumentation & Computer Control


Piping & Instrumentation Diagram


Measurement devices & actuators


level, pressure, flow, and temperature measurement



Control valves


Control principles


PID control


Cascade control


Feedforward control


Ratio control


Computer control



Concept of digital control system


I/O interfacing in computer control


Programming software in process real
-
time control and simulation

Desired Skill set

Instrumentation & Computer Control


To provide
students with


the basic knowledge in measurement and
instrumentation in process control.



basic technical skills in control techniques



hands
-
on experience on computer simulation
and programming skills for real
-
time process
control


Subject Leader: Dr. Yuan Min

E
-
mail:
yuanmin@tp.edu.sg


Tel. 67806649

Synopsis of Option Subjects

Automation & Machine Vision




Two parts: Automation and Machine Vision.


Automation
-

basic understanding of the main components of an
automatic system, ranging from various types of motor, servo
system, sensors and programming techniques.


Machine Vision
-

basic principle of machine vision systems.
Applications used in commercial vision systems such as
surveillance; assembly and quality control are necessarily
covered in some depth through a series of laboratory sessions.
Emphasize on the application of machine vision systems that are
currently in use in the industry.


Integration


applying concepts and practical examples on
common industrial applications integrating with automation and
machine vision technologies.

Desired Skill set

Automation & Machine Vision


To provide students a fundamental principles
and knowledge in AMV focusing in the
Factory / Manufacturing environment.

An application oriented approach.


Subject Leader: Mr. Foo Ming Fenn

E
-
mail:
mingfenn@tp.edu.sg


Tel. 67806679

Some Applications

Robot Welding Station

Robot Online Design

Source:
www.designworldonline.com


Source: www.bhk.co.jp

Source:
www.roboticsonline.com


Car Painting

Q&A

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