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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Automation technology is a crossover discipline that uses knowledge and scientific methods from mechanical, electrical, production and structural engineering and numerous other technical sciences. According to DIN 19223, an automatic… Read more
Released on Nov 28, 2015
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
Released on 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
Released on 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
Released on 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
Released on 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
Released on May 24, 2014
In line with applicable standards, every motor manufacturer guarantees that critical machine parts remain within the permissible temperature range during rated operation and that short-term overloads do not damage the… Read more
Released on Feb 16, 2013