Automation and Control Books / Guides
This section covers guides related to automation and control systems as well as information technologies that will help you to reduce the need for human work in the production of goods and services.
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SCADA (Supervisory control and data acquisition) systems are highly distributed systems used to control geographically dispersed assets, often scattered over thousands of square kilometers, where centralized data acquisition and control… Read more
May 02, 2015
Electrical noise is voltage spikes, generated by the routine operation of selected system components (sources), that interfere (due to a coupling mechanism) with the routine operation of other selected system… Read more
Apr 04, 2015
The insulation systems used on the windings of the machines are designed to give reliable service life under the specified operating conditions. To ensure that the integrity of the insulation… Read more
Mar 28, 2015
The number of industry applications in which induction motors are fed by static frequency inverters is growing fast and, although much has already been done within this field, there is… Read more
Oct 04, 2014
Most adjustable frequency drives operate by using a bridge rectifier to convert the incoming AC voltage to DC voltage (see figure 1). An inverter in the drive then converts the… Read more
May 24, 2014