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The following will be covered as part of the workshop:

  • Introduction to Graphical System Design (GSD)
  • What is GSD?
  • Why working on GSD platform?
  • Benefits of GSD
  • Text-based programming vs LabView
  • Hardware Interfacing Techniques
  • Introduction to LabView Environment
  • Front Panel
  • Block Diagram
  • Toolbar, Menu Bar
  • Shortcut Keys
  • What is VI? Parts of VI: Function & Control Pallete, Icon & Connector panel

Data Types:

  1. Numeric:

  • Numeric control and indicators
  • Arrow on RIGHT/LEFT for Control/Indicator
  • Colour for numeric data types
  • Coercion dot
  • Numeric conversion functions
  • Undefined and unexpected data (NaN, infinity)
  • Debugging techniques
  1. Boolean:

  • Introduction to Digital Electronics
  • Colour For Boolean Data Types
  • Boolean Operations (AND, OR, NOT, XOR, NAND, NOR)
  • Practical Examples - Car Door Open Indicator, Washing machine
  1. Strings:

  • Definition of String
  • Colour For String Data Types 


  1. Introduction for LOOPS

  2. Why LOOPS are essential in programming?

  3. Two kinds of loops - FOR & WHILE

    • For Loop:

      Flowchart/ pseudo code
      LabView FOR LOOP
      Iteration & Count Terminal

    • While Loop:

Flowchart/ pseudo code
Iteration & Stop Terminal

Overview of transducers, signals and signal conditioning:

  1. DAQ System Overview

  2. Sensors and Transducers

  • TemperatureLight
  • Sound
  • Force and Pressure
  • Fluid Flow
  • pH

Exercise 1. Simple Generating and Acquiring data using DAQ assistant (N samples and Continuous Samples)
Exercise 2. Acquiring Data on analogue sensor value and giving alert using a buzzer
Exercise 3. Traffic Light
Exercise 4. Performing Digital Input and Digital Output with Switch