Process Dynamics and Control / Edition 1

Process Dynamics and Control / Edition 1

by Dale E. Seborg, Thomas F. Edgar, Duncan A. Mellichamp
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471863890

ISBN-13: 9780471863892

Pub. Date: 06/28/1989

Publisher: Wiley

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.

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471863892
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/28/1989
Series:
Chemical Engineering Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
7.29(w) x 10.22(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION TO PROCESS CONTROL.

Introduction to Process Control.

Theoretical Models of Chemical Processes.

PART TWO: DYNAMIC BEHAVIOR OF PROCESSES.

Laplace Transforms.

Transfer Function and State-Space Models.

Dynamic Behavior of First-Order and Second-Order Systems.

Dynamic Response Characteristics of More Complicated Systems.

Development of Empirical Dynamic Models from Process Data.

PART THREE: FEEDBACK AND FEEDFORWARD CONTROL.

Feedback Controllers.

Control System Instrumentation.

Overview of Control System Design.

Dynamic Behavior and Stability of Closed-Loop Control Systems.

PID Controller Design, Tuning, and Troubleshooting.

Frequency Response Analysis.

Control System Design Based on Frequency Response Analysis.

Feedforward and Radio Control.

PART FOUR: ADVANCED PROCESS CONTROL.

Enhanced Single-Loop Control Strategies.

Digital Sampling, Filtering, and Control.

Multiloop and Multivariable Control.

Real-Time Optimization.

Model Predictive Control.

Process Monitoring.

Batch Process Control.

Introduction to Plantwide Control.

Plantwide Control Design Procedures.

Appendix A: Digital Process Control Systems: Hardware and Software.

Appendix B: Review of Thermodynamics Concepts for Conservation Equations.

Appendix C: Use of MATLAB in Process Control.

Appendix D: Contour Mapping and the Principle of the Argument.

Appendix E: Dynamic Models and Parameters Used for Plantwide Control.

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