Industrial Networks (Major in Industrial Automation)

Electronics and Computer Engineering, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 10766/2011 - 30/08/2011

6 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 28,0 T + 42,0 PL + 5,0 OT

- António Casimiro Teixeira Batista

Industrial Automation

Upon completion of the course, students should be able to:
Specify solutions for remote control of industrial devices.
Setup and operate a low level fieldbus solution (Profibus-DP)
Write programs for PLC?s with high level programming languages

Fieldbuses. OSI model. Fieldbuses architectures. Data link layer.
MMS (Manufacturing Message Specification). Protocol solutions
commercially available. Master/Slave with token. CSMA/CD(CR,
DCR). Producer, distributor and consumer. Industrial networks.
Topologies, services and profiles. Examples: Field ? Profibus DP;
Control ? Profibus FMS; Command ? ProfiNET.

Evaluation Methodology
Laboratory projects (80%)
Individual assessment in lab (20%)

- Siemens, S. (2015). Simatic, S7-1200 Programmable Controller.. (Vol. 1). Alemanha: Siemens
- Siemens, S. (2014). PROFINET with STEP 7. (Vol. 1). Alemanha: Siemens
- Siemens, S. (2014). Programming Guideline for S7-1200/1500. (Vol. 1). Alemanha: Siemens

Method of interaction
Lectures and laboratory classes

Software used in class