Block Diagram Reduction
Learning Objectives:
To be able to list assumptions used in block diagrams
To recall basic definitions of block diagrams
To be able to apply the 6 block diagram transformations to reduce complex block diagrams to simple block diagrams.
Module Outlines:
What are block diagrams, Definitions and assumptions.
Block diagram transformation roles.
Examples.
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What are block diagrams
A block diagram is used to represent linear relationship between the input and the output of a subsystem.
lLet the input and the output be U and Y, the relationship between U and Y is represented by a rectangular block having a transfer function G