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MECH 412 System Dynamics and Control (3 credits)

Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mechanical Engineering : Modelling of physical linear time-invariant systems using transfer functions. Transient and steady-state response specifications. State space representation of systems. Frequency-response characterization. Stability. Feedback control systems. PID controller design. Root locus and frequency response design methods. Lead, lag and PID compensators.

Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

Instructors: Meyer Nahon (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter)

  • (3-2-4)
  • Prerequisites: MECH 309 or MATH 317, MECH 315. Pre-/Co-requisite: MECH 331