ELEN 479 – Automatic Control Systems Lab

Fall 2016


Laboratory design, simulations and testing of automatic control systems. MATLAB simulations of nonlinear systems, performance measures, state-variable feedback, op-amp feedback systems, root locus design, PID/lead/lag controller design, LQR design, real-time control systems implementation.


Dr. Rastko R. Selmic, rselmic@latech.edu
Tel: 318-257-4641, Office: Tech Pointe 208B

Class Hours:

Thursday 2:00pm–5:00pm, NETH 243

Office Hours: MTWRF, 9:00am–11:00am

Course Syllabus


This term we will be using Piazza for class discussion. The system is highly catered to getting you help fast and efficiently from classmates, the TA, and myself. Rather than emailing questions, I encourage you to post your questions on Piazza.

Find our class page at: https://piazza.com/latech/fall2016/elen479/home