Motion Control And Industrial Applications
MCIA focuses its activity on electrical and electronic engineering technology transfer for industry. It has technological expertise in the fields of energy optimisation; supervision, control and diagnostics of mechatronic systems; and instrumentation and communications.
It offers businesses technologies in the following areas:
Simulation of mechatronic systems, instrumentation and measurement of mechatronic systems, and industrial processes.
Design and control of motor systems.
Software development: personalised applications based on DSP, microcontroller and FPGA technologies.
Development of high-performance power audio amplifiers.
Finite element modelling and analysis.
Hardware development: power converter topologies, conditioning circuits and interfaces.
Supervision and data-acquisition systems for industrial processes.
Application of artificial intelligence techniques to diagnostic systems.
MCIA holds eight registered patents, two of which are available to out-license:
- Diagnostic equipment and speakers to use this procedure by using Wavelet Transform (P201001425)
- Diagnostic equipment and speakers to use this procedure using transformed ZAM (P201001423)
MCIA carries out its activities in sectors such as:
ENERGEST for ENERTIKA and PROMAUT
Artificial intelligence systems for energy management and the optimisation of electrical installations.
ENERTIKA: Development of an energy management system (EMS) to improve the reliability and efficiency of industrial plant energy systems. Low-level data acquisition and high-level artificial intelligence system.
LINEAS TC and SEMAI
Ambient intelligence system for lighting management in commercial buildings.
Study, optimisation and design of substation connectors and corona/RIV protection systems.
Automatic detection of loose nails and staples on freight pallets.