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Set Point/Comparator JC-AUT-2003

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Course Description

Two key components of an automated process control system are the set point and the comparator. The set point device establishes a value for the desired state. The comparator device calculates how far the process is from this value.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

• List examples of set point devices

• Define an op-amp device

• List the functions that a comparator performs on feedback and input signals

• Understand how an error signal is produced in a differential amplifier

• Define gain

Estimated completion time (hours): 1.0