- Code ENGN8120
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Engineering
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Engineering
- Areas of interest Engineering
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Lachlan Blackhall
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2018
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This course introduces a broad range of non-trivial techniques and approaches for modelling and simulation of dynamic engineering systems. Techniques include discrete event models; first- and second-order system models; time, frequency and state space relations; and feedback systems. These concepts are introduced through the modelling of electrical systems, mechanical systems, energy systems, control systems etc. Modelling software such as EXTENDSIM, Matlab and Simulink will be key tools in this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
After completing this course students will be expected to:
- implement a wide range of deterministic and probabilistic system models.
- demonstrate the relationship between discrete and continuous systems.
- illustrate simple properties of dynamic systems in both time and frequency domains.
- implement system models in Matlab.
- evaluate the appropriate modelling paradigm(s) to describe behaviour of real engineering systems.
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Assignments (7x5% = 35%), major project (35%), and a final exam (30%).
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100 hrs of which 35 hrs will be formally facilitated either online or face to face.
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|Class start date
|Last day to enrol
|Class end date
|Mode Of Delivery
|23 Jul 2018
|30 Jul 2018
|31 Aug 2018
|26 Oct 2018