PC-based Instrumentation and Control


  • Mike Tooley, BA; Advanced Technological and Higher National Certificates, Kingston University, Formerly Vice Principal, Dean of Faculty and Head of Engineering at Brooklands College, Surrey, UK

In this established text Mike Tooley explains how to design and implement control systems using easily sourced components and tried and tested circuits. Representative software routines in a variety of languages (including 8086 assembler, BASIC and C) are included.
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Practitioners and students of instrumentation and control


Book information

  • Published: January 1995
  • Imprint: NEWNES
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-2093-2


'Mike Tooley explains how to select and configure a control system based on readily available software and hardware using real, working proven circuit examples.' Electrotechnology

Table of Contents

The IBM PC and compatibles; PC expansion systems; The operating system; System configuration; Programming; Assembly language programming; BASIC programming; C programming; The IEEE-488 bus; Interfacing; Software packages; Applications; Reliability and fault using real, working, proven circuit examples