PREFACE

1PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS

LADDER LOGIC

A CASE STUDY

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

2PLC HARDWARE

INPUTS AND OUTPUTS

RELAYS

A CASE STUDY

ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

3LOGICAL SENSORS

SENSOR WIRING

PRESENCE DETECTION

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

4LOGICAL ACTUATORS

SOLENOIDS

VALVES

CYLINDERS

HYDRAULICS

PNEUMATICS

MOTORS

OTHERS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

5BOOLEAN LOGIC DESIGN

LOGIC DESIGN

COMMON LOGIC FORMS

SIMPLE DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

6KARNAUGH MAPS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

7PLC OPERATION

OPERATION SEQUENCE

PLC STATUS

MEMORY TYPES

SOFTWARE BASED PLCS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

8LATCHES, TIMERS, COUNTERS AND MORE

LATCHES

TIMERS

COUNTERS

MASTER CONTROL RELAYS (MCRs)

INTERNAL BITS

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

9STRUCTURED LOGIC DESIGN

PROCESS SEQUENCE BITS

TIMING DIAGRAMS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

10FLOWCHART BASED DESIGN

BLOCK LOGIC

SEQUENCE BITS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

11STATE BASED DESIGN

LADDER LOGIC BY DESIGN

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

12NUMBERS AND DATA

NUMERICAL VALUES

DATA CHARACTERIZATION

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

13PLC MEMORY

PROGRAM VS VARIABLE MEMORY

PROGRAMS

VARIABLES (TAGS)

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

14LADDER LOGIC FUNCTIONS

DATA HANDLING

LOGICAL FUNCTIONS

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

15ADVANCED LADDER LOGIC FUNCTIONS

LIST FUNCTIONS

PROGRAM CONTROL

INPUT AND OUTPUT FUNCTIONS

DESIGN TECHNIQUES

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

16OPEN CONTROLLERS

IEC 61131

OPEN ARCHITECTURE CONTROLLERS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

17INSTRUCTION LIST PROGRAMMING

THE IEC 61131 VERSION

THE ALLEN-BRADLEY VERSION

SUMMARY

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

18STRUCTURED TEXT PROGRAMMING

THE LANGUAGE

AN EXAMPLE

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

19SEQUENTIAL FUNCTION CHARTS

A COMPARISON OF METHODS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

20FUNCTION BLOCK PROGRAMMING

CREATING FUNCTION BLOCKS

DESIGN CASE

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

21ANALOG INPUTS AND OUTPUTS

ANALOG INPUTS

ANALOG OUTPUTS

CONTROLLOGIX HARDWARE

PLC-5 HARDWARE

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

22CONTINUOUS SENSORS

INDUSTRIAL SENSORS

INPUT ISSUES

SENSOR GLOSSARY

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

23CONTINUOUS ACTUATORS

ELECTRIC MOTORS

HYDRAULICS

OTHER SYSTEMS

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

24CONTINUOUS CONTROL

CONTROL OF LOGICAL ACTUATOR SYSTEMS

CONTROL OF CONTINUOUS ACTUATOR SYSTEMS

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

25FUZZY LOGIC

COMMERCIAL CONTROLLERS

SUMMARY

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

26SERIAL COMMUNICATION

SERIAL COMMUNICATIONS

PARALLEL COMMUNICATIONS

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

27NETWORKING

TOPOLOGY

OSI NETWORK MODEL

NETWORKING HARDWARE

NETWORK CONTROLS

NETWORK STANDARDS

PROPRIETARY NETWORKS

NETWORK COMPARISONS

DESIGN CASES

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

28HUMAN MACHINE INTERFACES (HMI)

HMI/MMI DESIGN

SUMMARY

29ELECTRICAL DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS

FAIL-SAFE DESIGN

SAFETY RULES SUMMARY

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

30SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

FAIL SAFE DESIGN

DEBUGGING

PROCESS MODELING

PROGRAMMING FOR LARGE SYSTEMS

DOCUMENTATION

COMMISIONING

SAFETY

LEAN MANUFACTURING

SUMMARY

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

PRACTICE PROBLEM SOLUTIONS

31SELECTING A PLC

SPECIAL I/O MODULES

SUMMARY

ASSIGNMENT PROBLEMS

APLC REFERENCES

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