Michael Dietz

Michael Dietz

M.Sc.

Responsibilities

Reviewer of Production & Manufacturing Research (Taylor & Francis), Quartile 2 Journal indexed in Scopus

Curriculum vitae

Research assistant with focus on automation technology and virtual commissioning

career to date:

    Mechatronics Master Studies/ Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg

  •     Development engineer
  •     Electrical Engineering Bachelor Studies
        Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin University of Applied Sciences
  •     Video/event technician
  •     Audiovisual Media/Camera Studies
        Beuth University of Applied Sciences
Awards

Best Paper Award for"Teaching Digitalization and Systems Modeling for Virtual Commissioning Using Virtual Labs" in Track Engineering Education at the ISIE conference 2020

Memberships

IEEE membership

IEEE Education society member

IAOE membership

Teaching areas
  •     Control engineering
  •     Virtual commissioning
  •     Basics of programming in IEC 61131-3
  •     Basics of programming in C
Research
  •     Virtual commissioning with digital twins
  •     Plant simulation for the process industry
  •     Automatic code generation for programmable logic controllers (PLC)
Courses
Works

Open issues:

  •     Commissioning, programming (structured text) and modelling (PLCopenXML) of a table structure with two pneumatic cylinders

Current student work:

  •     Creation of a concept for a process flow description with keywords in Grafcet diagrams for the use of these to kinematize CAD models


Completed student work:

  •     Analysis of different approaches to automated configuration and code generation
  •     of PLC software in the context of virtual commissioning
  •     Creation of a plant model for virtual commissioning with a real-time simulation
  •     Construction of a motor test stand with two synchronized drives
  •     PLC code generation by modelling a data structure based on a P&I diagram
  •     Creation of a model for a sub-station of a rotary table and export of the movement behaviour
  •     Extension of a PLC code generator for the manufacturer-independent PLCOpenXML format
  •     Commissioning, programming (structured text) and modelling (PLCopenXML) of a table structure with two pneumatic cylinders
Publications

2021:

Case Study of a Virtual Lab Environment Using Virtualization Technologies and a Desktop As A Service  Model
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-96296-8_72

Presentation video of the publication

On the Development of Virtual Labs Using Digital Twins and a Proposal for Didactic Optimization Using Design-Based Research

https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9514044

2020:

Teaching Digitalization and Systems Modeling for Virtual Commissioning Using Virtual Labs

https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9152258

2019:

Concept For An Interoperable Behavior Library For Virtual Commissioning Using PLCopenXML

https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8869070

 

 

Further information

Google scholar:

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Personal page on the plattform Researchgate:

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