PC-based Instrumentation and Control - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780750620932, 9780080938271

PC-based Instrumentation and Control

2nd Edition

Authors: Mike Tooley
Hardcover ISBN: 9780750620932
eBook ISBN: 9780080938271
Imprint: Newnes
Published Date: 16th January 1995
Page Count: 384
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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.


Practitioners and students of instrumentation and control

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


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About the Author

Mike Tooley

Mike Tooley is a technical author and consultant. He was formerly Vice Principal at Brooklands College in Surrey, England, where he was responsible for the delivery of learning to over 10,000 Further and Higher Education students increasingly by flexible, open and on-line distance learning. Mike is the well-known author of several popular engineering and related text books, including widely adopted course texts for BTEC, GCE A-level and GCSE qualifications in Engineering. Mike's hobbies include astronomy, amateur radio, aviation, computing and electronic circuit design and construction.

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Vice Principal, Dean of Faculty and Head of Engineering at Brooklands College, Surrey, UK


'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