Process Dynamics and Control / Edition 2

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This chemical engineering text provides a balanced treatment of the central issues in process control: process modelling, process dynamics, control systems, and process instrumentation. There is also full coverage of classical control system design methods, advanced control strategies, and digital control techniques. Includes numerous examples and exercises.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471000778
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/17/2003
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 736
  • Product dimensions: 8.02 (w) x 10.34 (h) x 1.27 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1 Introductory Concepts
1 Introduction to Process Control 1
2 Theoretical Models of Chemical Processes 16
Pt. 2 Dynamic Behavior of Processes
3 Laplace Transforms 51
4 Transfer Function and State-Space Models 78
5 Dynamic Behavior of First-Order and Second-Order Processes 103
6 Dynamic Response Characteristics of More Complicated Processes 129
7 Development of Empirical Models from Process Data 157
Pt. 3 Feedback and Feedforward Control
8 Feedback Controllers 185
9 Control System Instrumentation 206
10 Overview of Control System Design 232
11 Dynamic Behavior and Stability of Closed-Loop Control Systems 259
12 PID Controller Design, Tuning, and Troubleshooting 297
13 Frequency Response Analysis 334
14 Control System Design Based on Frequency Response Analysis 362
15 Feedforward and Ratio Control 388
Pt. 4 Advanced Process Control
16 Enhanced Single-Loop Control Strategies 411
17 Digital Sampling, Filtering, and Control 441
18 Multiloop and Multivariable Control 475
19 Real-Time Optimization 510
20 Model Predictive Control 534
21 Process Monitoring 567
22 Batch Process Control 591
23 Introduction to Plantwide Control 618
24 Plantwide Control System Design 642
App. A Digital Process Control Systems: Hardware and Software 669
App. B Review of Thermodynamic Concepts for Conservation Equations 683
App. C Use of MATLAB in Process Control 686
App. D Contour Mapping and the Principle of the Argument 693
App. E Dynamic Models and Parameters Used for Plantwide Control Chapters 696
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