Automation - möjligheter och utmaningar (Automation - Possibilities and Challenges) 5 hpUndervisningen bedrivs på engelska.
The main purpose of the course revolves around introduction of the applications that automation systems could have for production and manufacturing operations. The course consists of different themes, including industrial robotics, automation equipment and hardware components, as well as practical insights and discussions on why and how to automate in productions.
KursinnehållWithin the area of increasing automation solutions in production systems there are several challenges as well as opportunities in order to manage to select, develop or order an efficient, flexible and supportive automation solution. In the course different types of automation strategies and possibilities are explored and related to flexibility, cost efficiency and flexibility.
The course includes the following elements:
- Introduction to different automation solutions, e.g dedicated versus flexible, robot or single axis movements, definition, grippers
- Selection of tasks possible to automate
- Technologies within automation, e.g. sensors, gripping technologies, …
- Conceptual design of automation task
- Benchmarking automation technologies
FörkunskapskravThe applicant must hold the minimum of a bachelor's degree (ie. the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 credits in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Management or Civil Engineering or equivalent, and 15 credits Mathematics. English Language requirements corresponding to English 6 in the Swedish upper secondary school (or the equivalent). The applicant must also have 1 year of qualified work experience. It is possible to apply for exemption from a bachelor's degree and 15 credits Mathematics if the applicant has at least 5 years of qualified work experience.
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Utbildningsnivå: Avancerad nivå
Kursen ges vid: Tekniska Högskolan
Typ av KursFristående
Obligatoriska fysiska träffar3
TerminHösten 2020: vecka 36 - vecka 48
KurstidThe 3 on-campus meetings can take place in Jönköping or in Värnamo.
KursansvarigMilad Ashour Pour
Gäller enbart studenter utanför EU/EES/Schweiz: Studieavgift11665kr
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