Industrial Embedded Control Systems
5 ECTS credits
Basic theory of embedded systems and mechatronics systems. Basic components. Static systems and dynamic systems. Safety issues. Scheduling algorithms and scheduling operability. Synchronising mechanisms. Basic theory of micro-processor architectures. Cache and pipeline. Distributed multi-processor model. Basic theory of real-time control systems. Properties for control system development: support for time operations, specially adapted hardware, managing overload, and so on. Fault tolerance and fault management.
Progressive specialisation: G1F (has less than 60 credits in first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Undergraduate level
Admission requirements: Introduction to Physics for Electrical Engineering (7.5 ECTS credits), Automatic Control (7.5 ECTS credits), Industrial Automation Systems (7.5 ECTS credits), and Programming Techniques (7.5 ECTS credits), or equivalent
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
This course is included in the following programme
- Electrical Engineering (studied during year 3)