- Simulation and Real time interfacing using National Instrument's LabVIEW has been used in addition to VisSim by Virtual Simulation Inc.
Numerous design examples and end-of-chapter problems have been added to help students understand basic mechatronics methodology.
A simple motion control example which is carried out over the 8 chapters allows progressive coverage of the different elements of mechatronics systems.
Current trends in mechatronics and smart manufacturing are presented in the first chapter.
Illustration of block diagram approach and emphasis on the comprehensive use of mathematical analysis, simulation and modeling, control and real time interfacing in implementing case studies.
Expanded coverage of sensors, real time interfacing, multiple input and multiple output systems.