Rig catalogue

Listing of Rigs. Sorted alphabetically A-Z:

Coupled Tanks - Generation II

This rig was designed to allow students to develop a simplified mathematical model of the underlying dynamics of a coupled tank system. Students are also able to apply control theory to test the response and tune different kinds of controllers in real-time.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Chemical Engineering,
Electrical Engineering,
Industrial Engineering,
Tags:
control,
process,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Engineering Mechanics & Materials Rig

The Engineering Mechanics & Materials Rig (EM&M) is designed to act as a re-configurable platform for the investigation of Euler-Bernoulli beam theory using beams of different lengths, shapes and materials.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Architecture,
Civil Engineering,
Mechanical Engineering,
Physics,
Tags:
Euler-Bernoulli,
beams,
elasticity,
statics,
structures,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

FPGA 2

The rig consists of a Xilinx Spartan 6fpga board - Nexys3 from Digilentinc, allowing students to use VHDL tools to compose, upload and test their real-time implementations on a physical FPGA board.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Computer Systems Engineering,
Electrical Engineering,
Software Engineering,
Telecommunications Engineering,
Tags:
c++,
fpga,
processor,
vhdl,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

iRobot

The iRobot rig was designed to allow students to explore the concepts of teleoperation of robots, accuracy of sensors, localisation and mapping.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Tags:
Provider:

net*TIMS rig

The TIMS-301 System is a true, realtime, hardware mathematical modelling system. TIMS can be continuously and inexpensively expanded to implement the very latest developments in telecommunications and signal theory.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Electrical Engineering,
Telecommunications Engineering,
Tags:
Provider:

PLC

The PLC rig is designed to teach the basics of PLC automation by programming industrial PLCs using ladder logic.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Industrial Engineering,
Mechatronics Engineering,
Tags:
control,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Power Systems Rig

This rig is designed to encompass typical power system components such as generator, prime mover, transformer, feeders, variable loads, compensation devices, circuit breakers, protection system and control system.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Electrical Engineering,
Industrial Engineering,
Power Engineering,
Tags:
control,
electrical,
load,
parallel operation,
power,
transmission line,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Shake Table 2DOF

The shake table rig with base displacement measurement allows advanced analysis of the behaviour of a building during an earthquake. The rig emulates a 2-storey building, with base excitation being provided by an electric motor.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Civil Engineering,
Tags:
dynamic,
resonance,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Signal Measurement

This rig is designed to familiarise students with signal generators and oscilloscopes in a controlled environment before using the actual devices in a hands-on lab.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Telecommunications Engineering,
Tags:
oscilloscope,
signal,
waveform,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Wind Tunnel

To allow students to visualise and measure parameters associated with basic aerodynamic concepts as an extension to theoretical study via observation of models surrounded by a laminar airflow.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Aerodynamics,
Fluid Dynamics,
Mechanical Engineering,
Physics,
Tags:
laminar flow,
streamlining,
turbulence,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT