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Increase Food Production Efficiency Using the Executable Digital Twin (xdt)

Thomas Eppinger, Glenn Longwell, Peter Mas, Kevin Goodheart, Umberto Badiali, Ravindra Aglave
2021 Chemical Engineering Transactions  
Fast edge computing hardware that can collect data from sensors and run the Executable Digital Twin (xDT) to suggest corrective action to the operator, in real time, or ultimately run in closed loop control  ...  The food industry has improved product quality while reducing production time and cost by automating production using programmable logic controllers (PLC) over the last several decades.  ...  The control of such a process can easily be learned by reinforcement learning techniques within a simulation environment, before they are applied in real life.  ... 
doi:10.3303/cet2187007 doaj:276388f4f217429d850f5f951cb73c6e fatcat:uleexi2unzez5awip33jwxnnha

Preliminary Survey On Matlab Learning Among Power Electronics Students In Technical Education: A Case Study

Muhammad Mujtaba Asad, Razali Bin Hassan, Fahad Sherwani, Insaf Ali Siming
2014 Zenodo  
One of the main focuses of power electronics course is on DC to DC boost convertors, because boost convertors are generally used in different industrial and non industrial applications.  ...  This paper discusses about the findings of preliminary survey on MATLAB software learning among power electronics students.  ...  learning strategies to reinforce the basic concepts of the power electronics course in the context of the innovative power electronics simulation based laboratory.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1097267 fatcat:mkpmh6nnbbcideb7mjggk3iwne

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2021 2021 3rd International Symposium on Material and Electrical Engineering Conference (ISMEE)  
System Design of Adaptive Oxygen Flow Control using the Fuzzy Logic Method Manufacturing Method of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic with Artificial -86 154 -226-230 or Hand Washing Soap for Oxygen Therapy  ...  Necessary Information for Young Generation Lidya Wati Evelina, Siti Dewi Sri Ratna Sari Implementation of Inverse Kinematics in Design of Six Degree of Freedom Platform for Hardware in the Loop Simulation  ...  xv Electronic structure and linear optical properties of Budi Mulyanti, Lilik Hasanah, Roer Eka Pawinanto, Ida Hamidah, Chandra  ... 
doi:10.1109/ismee54273.2021.9774072 fatcat:l7e7zd2fhjbwnoin3tonupqo7q

Digital design and programmable logic boards: Do students actually learn more?

Thomas Weng, Yi Zhu, Chung-Kuan Cheng
2008 2008 38th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference  
Previous works discuss the advantages of using PLDs, such as Complex Programmable Logic Devices (CPLDs) and Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA), in digital logic design education and highlight the instructor's  ...  experience of integrating these teaching methods in the classroom.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors thank the support by National Science Foundation through award NSF CCF-0618163.  ... 
doi:10.1109/fie.2008.4720348 fatcat:rontchkl3nazvm33txqckdg5ni

Using FPGAs as a reconfigurable teaching tool throughout CS systems curriculum

D. Brian Larkins, William M. Jones, H. Erin Rickard
2013 Proceeding of the 44th ACM technical symposium on Computer science education - SIGCSE '13  
One of the principal challenges in modern curriculum design is balancing between breadth and depth of course topics while simultaneously reinforcing the interconnections among topics in the field.  ...  At Coastal Carolina, we have integrated FPGA systems first used in our hardware-based courses into several higher-level systems and applications courses.  ...  by the professor and alter the intended flow of control of the target program.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2445196.2445316 dblp:conf/sigcse/LarkinsJR13 fatcat:2jkkzzzo3rbnhance47emyjeou

Verification and Design Methods for the BrainScaleS Neuromorphic Hardware System

Andreas Grübl, Sebastian Billaudelle, Benjamin Cramer, Vitali Karasenko, Johannes Schemmel
2020 Journal of Signal Processing Systems  
Simulation methods for automated analysis and pre-tapeout calibration of the highly parameterizable analog neuron and synapse circuits and for hardware-software co-development of the digital logic and  ...  on-chip learning and plasticity.  ...  Mayr from TU-Dresden for the PLL macro cell [29] and SerDes macros [44] used in the two latest BSS-2 chip revisions, J. Weis and A. Leibfried for providing measurement data.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11265-020-01558-7 fatcat:wkgpqcrdgfb43kssrr6o7pa36y

Emulator of a Boost Converter for Educational Purposes

Paula Lamo, Ángel de Castro, Christian Brañas, Francisco J. Azcondo
2020 Electronics  
Project-based learning (PBL) is proposed for the development of a Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) platform and the design of its digital controller for an undergraduate course on Digital Electronic Systems.  ...  the use of the digital resources used in the design of the controller.  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors thank the company Sp Control Technologies for the assignment of their SPHIL product developed together with the HCTLab research group of UAM.  ... 
doi:10.3390/electronics9111883 fatcat:evn7ibr7onaprfgaptnxbowsvu

Introducing computer systems from a programmer's perspective

Randal E. Bryant, David R. O'Hallaron
2001 ACM SIGCSE Bulletin  
Whereas most systems courses present material from the perspective of one who designs or implements part of the system, our course presents the view visible to application programmers.  ...  Students learn that, by understanding aspects of the underlying system, they can make their programs faster and more reliable.  ...  In terms of operating systems, the course covers the basics of processes and exceptional control flow.  ... 
doi:10.1145/366413.364549 fatcat:vadeqnggq5cfpjnqyl4jup7hby

Introducing computer systems from a programmer's perspective

Randal E. Bryant, David R. O'Hallaron
2001 Proceedings of the thirty-second SIGCSE technical symposium on Computer Science Education - SIGCSE '01  
Whereas most systems courses present material from the perspective of one who designs or implements part of the system, our course presents the view visible to application programmers.  ...  Students learn that, by understanding aspects of the underlying system, they can make their programs faster and more reliable.  ...  In terms of operating systems, the course covers the basics of processes and exceptional control flow.  ... 
doi:10.1145/364447.364549 dblp:conf/sigcse/BryantO01 fatcat:ch5fwyl34jfv5k7xiiimdbpkqu

D2.2 Network Requirements, Key Function Blocks and System Architecture

Qi Wang, Jose M. Alcaraz Calero, Enrique Chirivella Perez, Pablo Salva Garcia, Ruben Ricart Sanchez, Antonio Matencio Escolar, Ignacio Sanchez Navarro, Gelayol Golcarenarenji, Ignacio Martinez Alpiste, David Tena Gago, Pablo Benlloch Caballero, Yue Zhang (+8 others)
2021 Zenodo  
Based on the logical architecture, detailed functional architectures are defined to address the major technical challenges in the project.  ...  Based on a methodology informed by use case requirements etc., the deliverable presents an overall logical architecture with key function blocks defined and organised into operational planes.  ...  defines the Routing, use Multiple Agents -Deep Reinforced Learning Method ( MA-DRL) AI method Northbound from IAB Monitor Using BAP Protocol Southbound to Physical Layer in Infrastructure plane using  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5205535 fatcat:rlaryju5lbaqlc6g6jdk7c5ewa

Enhancing the freshman and sophomore ece student experience using a platform for learning/sup TM/

D. Heer, R.L. Traylor, T. Thompson, T.S. Fiez
2003 IEEE Transactions on Education  
They experience first-hand the fun associated with engineering while gaining a sense of accomplishment.  ...  ' sense of community, innovation capabilities, and troubleshooting skills.  ...  Tenca for his work with the ECE272 digital logic course and W. Kolodziej for his work with the freshmen and junior TekBot program.  ... 
doi:10.1109/te.2003.818752 fatcat:y5oca7pjirdzlm5fdp67oze2qi

Embedded Fuzzy Logic Controller for Positive and Negative Pressure Control in Pneumatic Soft Robots

Victoria Oguntosin, Slawomir J. Nasuto, Yoshikatsu Hayashi
2017 2017 UKSim-AMSS 19th International Conference on Computer Modelling & Simulation (UKSim)  
A key challenge in soft robotics is controlling the large deformation experienced as a result of high compliance nature of soft robots.  ...  Since the air pressure has a direct effect on the amount of deformation, the position of the robot is controlled.  ...  Open loop control uses wait-delay periods and would not require the use of sensors.  ... 
doi:10.1109/uksim.2017.41 dblp:conf/uksim/OguntosinNH17 fatcat:3bczpvfoxnfe3dkzhkuukowyqi

An Internet-mediated process control laboratory

2003 IEEE Control Systems  
A lthough realistic simulations can provide valuable experience for the student learning control theory, the importance of actual laboratory experiments cannot be overestimated.  ...  Advances in networking and improving hardware speeds have led to increasing research in real-time control over the Internet [7], [8] .  ...  Acknowledgments Partial support provided by MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. and the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation is gratefully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mcs.2003.1172825 fatcat:dw7pw7smyzabjjva4i6k6a26ti

Design and Development of Distance Laboratory Package for Teaching Basic Electronics via Cloud Computing

Sirimonpak Suwannakhun, Tanes Tanitteerapan
2017 International Journal of Online Engineering (iJOE)  
The competencies and skills in each topic were defined by using objective analysis. The design of experimental procedures and tools for laboratory were implemented by using task analysis.  ...  The results of study revealed that students who studied with the specified experimental set have more achievement learning with significantly increasing at level 0.05.  ...  A distance laboratory package can help improve the learning and teaching in a class.  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijoe.v13i08.6985 fatcat:outgio6oprgu3iu5mafbbjgikm

Soft Pneumatic Actuators: A Review of Design, Fabrication, Modeling, Sensing, Control and Applications

Matheus S. Xavier, Charbel D. Tawk, Ali Zolfagharian, Joshua Pinskier, David Howard, Taylor Young, Jiewen Lai, Simon M. Harrison, Yuen K. Yong, Mahdi Bodaghi, Andrew J. Fleming
2022 IEEE Access  
modeling and control methods, hardware control boards, and nonlinear estimation and control techniques.  ...  Soft robotics is a rapidly evolving field where robots are fabricated using highly deformable materials and usually follow a bioinspired design.  ...  Nonlinear regression was employed to simulate SPA behavior in an unstructured environment using a flexible sensor. Reinforcement learning (RL) can be implemented as model-based learning in SPAs.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2022.3179589 fatcat:nxdgxuorkjhcnoxwqc47gakone
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