Technische Universität Ilmenau

Control Engineering - Modultafeln of TU Ilmenau

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module properties Control Engineering in degree program Master Research in Computer & Systems Engineering 2012
module number100093
examination number2200319
departmentDepartment of Computer Science and Automation
ID of group 2212 (Simulation and Optimal Processes)
module leaderProf. Dr. Pu Li
term winter term only
credit points5
on-campus program (h)34
self-study (h)116
obligationobligatory module
examoral examination performance, 30 minutes
details of the certificate

Schriftliche Prüfung, 90 min.

Written exam, 90 min.

signup details for alternative examinations
maximum number of participants30
previous knowledge and experience

Grundlagen der Mathematik, Physik, Elektrotechnik, Mechanik

Fundamentals of mathematics, physics, electrical engineering, and mechanics

learning outcome

Die Studierenden können

  • die Grundlagen, Problemstellungen und Methoden der Regelungs- und Systemtechnik/technische Kybernetik klassifizieren,
  • Systembeschreibungen ableiten,
  • Methoden zur Systemanalyse anwenden,
  • die Stabilität sowie einschleifige Regelkreise für industrielle Prozesse analysieren.

The students are able to

  • classify the fundamentals, problem definitions, and methods of control and systems engineering/technical cybernetics,
  • derive system descriptions,
  • apply methods of systems analysis,
  • analyse the stability and single control loops for industrial processes.

Modeling of linear processes:

  • Modeling with differential equations
  • Linearization of nonlinear systems
  • State space model

Laplace transformation:

  • Laplace transformation of typical functions
  • Properties of Laplace transformation
  • Transfer function

Analysis of control systems in time domain:

  • Dynamics of different plants
  • Responses due to typical input signals
  • Functions of typical controller

Stability analysis

  • Pole positions on the s-plane
  • Open-loop and closed-loop stability
  • Routh method
media of instruction

Präsentation, Vorlesungsskript, Tafelanschrieb

Presentation, lecture script, writing on the black board

Link zum Moodle-Kurs / link to moodle course:

literature / references

R. C. Dorf, R. H. Bishop. Modern Control Systems. Pearson. 2005

K. Ogata. Modern control engineering. Pearson. 2010

evaluation of teaching


WS 2012/13 (Fach)

Freiwillige Evaluation:

WS 2011/12 (Vorlesung, Übung)

WS 2014/15 (Vorlesung)

WS 2015/16 (Übung)

WS 2016/17 (Übung)

WS 2018/19 (Vorlesung)


WS 2012/13