Class Material (F 2013)
Class 1: Introduction to Fluid Power
TPT
program  Fluid Power: Force for Change
Class 2: Orifice equation; Flow and pressure
control valves
Class
2 Handouts
Class 3: Circuit analysis; flow control
circuits; check valves;
Class
3 Handouts
MATLAB/SIMULINK
Example
Right click to download the file;
unzip the zip file to a directory; open
Matlab;
"chdir" to the directory; open "***.mdl" etc.
Class 4: Cartridge valves; flow divider valve;
fluid properties; viscosity
Class 4
Handout
Class 5: Bulk modulus; inertance; power
calculations, valve modeling
Additional modeling handouts [Matlab handout], [Procedure]
Codes:
Download both files [PVFC.mdl,
PVFC1.m]
Class 6:Pumps and motors; hydrostatic and
hydraulic hybrid transmission
(Guest lecturer: Mike Olson, Eaton Corporation)
Class 7: 4way valves modeling and
electrohydraulic control
Class 8: System Identification
Class 9: Proportional Control and Control Systems
Properties
Class 10: ProportionIntegral Control
Class 11: Feedforward and Internal Model Control
Class 12: Control Systems Review
Class 13: Hydraulics Review
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Below are from F2012 and will be successively
updated as we move along the current semester.
They are helpful for reading ahead.
Lecture Notes from Previous Semesters
