Process Automation

Abstract: 

Outline

4.1.1 Enterprise View of Process Automation

  • Measurement and Actuation
  • Safety and Environmental/Equipment Protection
  • Regulatory Control
  • Multivariable and Constraint Control
  • Real-time Optimization
  • Planning and Scheduling

4.1.2 Process Dynamics and Mathematical Models
4.1.3 Regulatory Control

  • Sensors
  • Control Valves
  • Controllers

4.1.4 Control System Design

  • Multivariable Control

4.1.5 Batch Process Automation
4.1.6 Automation and Process Safety

Reference:
T.F. Edgar and J. Hahn. Process Automation.

Handbook of Automation, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 529-543 (2009)