Automation in Manufacturing

Event type Lecture (master´s degree)
Lecturer Prof. Dr.-Ing. M. Weigold
Mentoring assistants Tugrul Öztürk M. Sc.Benjamin Brockhaus M. Sc.
Offering cycle
Semester hours per week
Credit points
Summer semester
Time Mondays 13:30 – 15:10 | 12.04.2021 – 16.07.2021
Place Attention new room: L3|01 91
Aims The lecture gives an overview of the approaches to automation in manufacturing. First of all, the prerequisites for automation, but also the economic framework conditions are presented. The main contents are:

  • Introduction to automation technology
  • Industry 4.0 in the context of networking and data acquisition within production engineering systems
  • Modern, industrial communication within OT and IT (OT=Operational Technology and IT=Informationtechnology)
  • Current developments in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)
  • Modern bus systems and their protocols, sensor technology in automation
  • Handling and assembly in industrial production
  • Industrial robots and their application areas in automation technology
Participation requirements None
Registration TUCaN
Lecture notes Moodle
Exam The exam date for the rewrite exam “Automation of Manufacturing” for the WiSe 2022 is the 10.03.2022 von 08:00 bis 10:30 Uhr L4|02 1 und L4|02 2