Hydraulic and Pneumatic Control

Course Name: 

ME311 HYDRUALIC AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Fifth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Introduction, Circuit Symbols, Fluid Pumps and Motors, Control Valves, Servo Systems, Design consideration of Circuits, Pneumatic Compressors and their Working Principles, Hydro-Pneumatics, Fluidics, Principles of Pneumatic circuit design, Maintenance of Circuits, K-V Diagrams and Electrical Controls in Pneumatic Circuits, PLC control of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

References: 

Esposito A.P., Fluid Power, Pearson Education Asia, 2005. Text Book of Hydraulics and Pneumatics, Festo Didactic, 4th Edition, 2001. Andrew Parr, Hydraulics and Pneumatics, Jaico Pub, 2000. S.R. Majumder, Pneumatic Systems - Principles and Maintenance, Tata McGraw Hill Co. 15th Edition, 2006.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473049

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