Technological Process Control
FEKT-MRTPAcad. year: 2016/2017
Technical aspects of technological processes management related to process control, optimisation and improvement. Systematic procedures, methods and tools related to industrial and transaction process control.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledes related to process control and optimisation, presentation skills and temwork problems solving.
The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Novotný, R. Řízení technologických procesů. FEKT VUT v Brně, 2015
Novotný, R. Řízení technologických procesů. FEKT VUT v Brně, 2015.
Novotný, R. Řízení technologických procesů - prezentace. FEKT VUT v Brně, 2015.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Techning methods include lectures, computer laboratories and practical laboratories. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system. Students have to write a single project/assignment during the course.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Student’s appraisal-examination: excellent (90-100 points), very good (80-89 points), good (70-79 points), favourable (60-69 points), satisfactory (50-59 points), unsatisfactory (0-49 points). Points allocation according the written notification at the course beginning.
Language of instruction
Process control introduction
Metrology and quality of measured data
Operational process control
Process control procedures and methods
Statistical methods and tools for decision making and process control.
Process variability, sources of process variability and statistical process control.
Proces stability evaluation and assurance
Process capability evaluation
Design of experiment techniques (DOE)
Economical aspects of process management and lean thinking
Development of students qualification related to the study area
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.