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Simulation of Industrial Processes for Control Engineers

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Computer simulation is the key to comprehending and controlling the full-scale industrial plant used in the chemical, oil, gas and electrical power industries. Simulation of Industrial Processes for Control Engineers shows how to use the laws of physics a

Table of Contents

Introduction; Fundamental Concepts of Dynamic Simulation; Thermodynamics and the conservation equations; Steady state incompressible flow; Flow through ideal nozzles; Control valve flow; Steady-state compressible flow; Control valve liquid flow; Liquid flow through the installed control valve; Gas flow through the installed control valve; Accumulation of liquids and gases in process vessels; Two-phase systems - boiling, condensation and distillation; Chemical reactions; Turbine nozzles; Steam and gas turbines; Steam and gas turbines - simplified model; Turbo pumps and compressors; Flow networks; Pipeline dynamics; Distributed components: heat exchangers and tubular reactors; Nuclear reactors; Process controllers and control valve dynamics; Linearization; Model Validation; Appendices: Comparative size of energy terms; Explicit calculation of compressible flow using approximating functions; Equations for control valve flow in SI units; Comparison of Fisher Universal Gas Sizing Equation, FUGSE, with the nozzle-based model for control valve gas flow; Measurement of the internal energy of reaction and the enthalpy of reaction using calorimeters; Approximations used in modelling turbine reaction stages in off-design conditions; Fuel pin average temperature and effective heat transfer coefficient; Conditions for emergence from saturation for P + I controllers with integral desaturation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780080517247
Publisher:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Subject:
Technology : Engineering - Industrial
Author:
Thomas, Philip
Author:
Philip Thomas
Author:
Thomas, Philip J
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Industrial Engineering
Subject:
Process control
Subject:
Engineering - Industrial
Subject:
Manufacturing processes
Subject:
Engineering - General
Subject:
Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Automation
Subject:
Industrial engineering
Subject:
Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Process control -- Mathematical models.
Subject:
Manufacturing processes -- Mathematical models.
Subject:
Industrial and Control Engineering-General
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Automation
Subject:
Computers : CAD-CAM - General
Publication Date:
July 1999
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

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Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » Microsoft Windows » Windows 95 » Applications
Engineering » Engineering » CAD
Engineering » Engineering » General Engineering
Engineering » Industrial and Control Engineering » General
Reference » Science Reference » Technology
Science and Mathematics » Chemistry » Chemical Engineering

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