First placed on the market in 1939, the design of PID controllers remains a challenging area that requires new approaches to solving PID tuning problems while capturing the effects of noise and process variations. The augmented complexity of modern applications concerning areas like automotive applications, microsystems technology, pneumatic mechanisms, dc motors, industry processes, require controllers that incorporate into their design important characteristics of the systems.
Any complex process requires planning and monitoring. The quality process requires coordination of many different activities over a period that spans a full development cycle and beyond. Planning is necessary to order, provision, and coordinate all the activities that support a quality goal, and monitoring of actual status against a plan is required to steer and adjust the process.
This worksheet is an introduction on how to handle images in Matlab. When working with images in Matlab, there are many things to keep in mind such as loading an image, using the right format, saving the data as different data types, how to display an image, conversion between different image formats, etc. This worksheet presents some of the commands designed for these operations. Most of these commands require you to have the Image processing tool box installed with Matlab.
This book is concerned with the computational processing of 3D faces, with applications in human computer interaction. It is a discriplinary research area overlapping with computer vision, computer graphics, machine learning and HCI. Within the last 10 years, fast increase in performance of memory, display and processor
speed has allowed the expansion of Computer Graphics. It has now overcome Image
Processing in its achievement. In the 3D face field, the CG-generated faces are almost
indiscernible from real faces. Still it requires manual drawing for each image and artistic
For many years, I have been teaching DSP (Digital Signal Processing) lab courses
using various TI (Texas Instruments) DSP platforms. One question I have been getting
from students in a consistent way is, “Do we have to know C to take DSP lab
courses?” Until last year, my response was, “Yes, C is a prerequisite for taking DSP
lab courses.” However, last year for the first time, I provided a different response by
saying, “Though preferred, it is not required to know C to take DSP lab courses.”...
This is the smallest unit of the machine and complete, its characteristics can not be separated out and meet all technical requirements. (For example, gears, shafts bike). Can put all the machine parts into two groups: - Detailed machine for general use (for example, bolts, gears; axis) is the machine parts used in many different machines. Details specific use machines have been used only in a certain number. (eg, crankshaft, valves, cam ...)
Under the umbrella of Rapid-X (Udroiu & Ivan, 2008) there are some specific terms such as:
Rapid Product Development (RPD), Rapid Technology, Rapid Nanotechnology, Rapid
Prototyping (RP), Rapid Tooling (RT) and Rapid Manufacturing (RM). Additive
manufacturing (AM) is an important component of the rapid product development process.
SDLC is a disciplined and systematic approach that divides the software development process into various phases, such as requirement, design, and coding The phase-wise software development process helps you track schedule, cost, and quality of the software projects. the phase-wise software development prodess help you track schedule, cost and quality of the ....
Today’s stringent design requirements and difficult-to-machine materials such as tough super alloys, ceramics, and composites, have made traditional machining processes costly and obsolete. As a result, manufacturers and machine design engineers are turning to advance machining processes. These machining processes utilizes electrical, chemical, and optimal sources of energy to bind, form and cut materials.
Practically every industrial process requires objects to be moved, manipulated or be subjected to some form of force. This is generally accomplished by means of electrical equipment (such as motors or solenoids), or via devices driven by air (pneumatics) or liquids (hydraulics).
There is a bustling atmosphere in the headquarters of the globally active Confusio
Corporation. Everything seems to be just fine. Yet, there is a bad atmosphere in
the precious wood-paneled conference room of the managing director Paul Peppy.
Peppy has drummed together his top managers from all important branch offices; a
hard and uncompromising crackdown is urgently required! Concerning the topic of
the crisis summit, he has intentionally left the participants in the dark.
In this activity, you will participate in a class discussion about the implications
of the constraints and requirements in the Ferguson and Bardell, Inc. case study. Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC), available to IT Academies at a discounted price, is professional courseware intended for IT professionals and developers who build, support, and implement solutions by using Microsoft products and technologies. MOC is designed to cover the topics that employers know are mission-critical in the real world.
(a) Substrate covered with silicon
dioxide barrier layer
(b) Positive photoresist applied to
(c) Mask in close proximity to
(d) Substrate following resist
exposure and development
(e) Substrate after etching of oxide
(f) Oxide barrier on surface after
(g) View of substrate with silicon
dioxide pattern on the surface.
• Each mask step requires many
individual process steps
• Number of masks is a common
measure of overall process
The development of film-coating processes
Graham C.Cole SUMMARY To develop a film-coating process requires a laboratory test rig that can be scaled-up to meet production requirements. All the process parameters need to be optimized. A scheme is discussed here that provides an integrated computer-controlled system designed for aqueous film coating in a side-vented pan. A comparison is made of energy requirements of a column-coating system and a coating pan. All the major operational coating parameters can be measured and recorded under the overall control of a microcomputer.
The King is dead; long live the King! That famous cry sums up most aspects of modern
business practice. The previously existing competitive environment, scope, internal
structures, and automation support needs of an enterprise have disappeared and been
replaced by other sets of conditions and requirements. In time, those needs, too, will
disappear and be replaced by yet another set and much more quickly than before. The
concept of “Internet years” applies to most aspects of modern life.
The creative process of advertising is guided by specific goals and objectives and requires the development of a creative strategy or plan of action for achieving the goal. Creative strategy development actually begins with a thorough assessment of the marketing and promotional situation and a determination of what needs to be communicated to the marketer’s target audience. Creative strategy should, however, also be based on a number of other factors that are stated in the creative or copy platform....
Software requirements are documentation that completely describes the behavior that is required of the software-before the software is designed built and tested.
Requirements analysts (or business analysts) build software requirements specifications through requirements elicitation.
Interviews with the users, stakeholders and anyone else whose perspective needs to be taken into account during the design, development and testing of the software
Observation of the users at work
Distribution of discussion summaries to verify the data gathered in interviews...
many groups and individuals have been motivated to consider the potential for producing ethanol. Across the
country, farmer cooperatives, rural development coalitions, bio-energy advocates and others have gathered to
explore the process and prospects for developing ethanol production facilities. In many cases these efforts have
resulted in the successful development of ethanol plants.