Module 1 – Automation technology – introduction and motivation


Ladislav Šmejkal, Oto Sládek


This module informs students about various aspects of recent automation and different trends. Numerous examples from both production and non-production sphere are given.

Module Objectives

Student should dispose of basic overview of the forms of automation and its application in production and non-production sphere.


automation, information systems, modeling, simulation

Creation Date: 13. 09. 2007

Updated: 18. 05. 2009

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