183.632 Wireless in Automation
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VU, 3.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to.. 

  • list typical application areas for wireless automation systems
  • name benefits and drawbacks of using wireless communication in automation systems
  • explain the challenges and chances in wireless automation
  • describe the approaches and differences of established technologies
  • define the challenges in implementing (distributed) applications
  • challenge, analyze and evaluate new techniques in this area.

 

 

Subject of course

  Introduction to (wireless) automation systems
  Survey on wireless communication including security and energy aspects
  Classify standards for wireless communication in automation systems

  • IEEE 802.15.4
  • ZigBee
  • WirelessHART
  • ISA 100
  • 6LoWPAN
  • 6TiSCH
  • Bluetooth
  • IEEE 802.11
  • KNX RF
  • Z-Wave
  • EnOcean
  • Thread

Teaching methods

Contents are presented in lectures and deepened in extracts in accompanying exercises and a short midterm paper by the students. Case studies are used to discuss certain aspects in detail.

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

ECTS Breakdown

  • 14h Lecturer time
  • 12h Lecture time (preparation)
  • 12h Hands-on time
  • 12h Hands-on time (preparation)
  • 24h Homework - seminar part: draft/final/review
  • 1h Administration

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue13:00 - 14:0009.03.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/93315252063 (LIVE)Introductional Lecture

Examination modalities

Oral examination, exercises submitted together with lab reports and a short midterm paper, presentation of solutions

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.03.2021 12:00 09.03.2021 13:00 09.03.2021 13:00

Precondition

The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses

Language

English