from the Forum department...Why Industrial Automation & Robotics in Mechanical Engineering if it's more electricity?
Master of technology in Industrial Automation & Robotics
By James Ingraham on 17 September, 2014 - 4:59 pm -
You could argue that "Process Control" is essentially unrelated to "Industrial...
The first rule of control engineering is that you can't hope to control anything unless you...
That may be due to the preferences of your University. However I do not find it as a mistake....
from the DCS department...Emerson Delta V Training
Looking for online training of Delta V Emerson
I am not sure if I am addressing your specific question, but Emerson has an Educational Services...
from the High School department...High School Math - How is this used in the real world?
My high school students ask when/how/if abstract topics like polynomials, factoring, rational functions are ever actually used in the Real World. I don't know..maybe you do?
Thanks you FluidFlow, I finally reached 80! Clearly it feels like two 40's. I'm still active...
Helo There, 1. Y=aX^2 + bX + C this algebraic equation can be used to find the excess oxygen...
Hi, This is such a great question!!! I think all of us when we were learning the basics in...
By Gerald Beaudoin on 3 September, 2014 - 8:25 am -
We recently had an application where a linear signal (imagine a sight glass on the side of a tank)...
By Curt Wuollet on 2 September, 2014 - 10:08 pm -
Too long a day. I meant to say Thermistor. Regards cww...
By William Sturm on 2 September, 2014 - 8:27 pm -
Rotary encoders make a nice example for a Calculus lesson. You could think of the encoder as a...
By William Sturm on 2 September, 2014 - 9:17 am -
> Not your usual poster here. I am a high school teacher. I teach kids how to factor x^2 + 5x...
By pvbrowser on 2 September, 2014 - 6:23 am -
Back at university i learned control engineering. You need to be familiar with the frequency...
By Curt Wuollet on 1 September, 2014 - 7:21 pm -
Thermocouple linearization is a good example. They are cheap, they are sensitive, they require a...
The behaviour of a car's suspension system - in terms of bounce period and damping - are given by...
By CuriousOne on 31 August, 2014 - 7:53 pm -
Thank you for making me aware of tinyurl....
By Peter Nachtwey on 31 August, 2014 - 4:57 am -
> I bet people on this forum do all the time (even if they don't realize they > learned the...
shortened URLs for the thermocouple polynomials above Thermocouple polynomials ...
By CuriousOne on 30 August, 2014 - 5:56 pm -
Anything that is non-linear must have a equation that represents it or we cannot find the limits to...
By CuriousOne on 30 August, 2014 - 11:10 am -
Thermocouples are widely used in industry to measure temperature. In order to control temperature,...
from the Missing level department...MES only to connect DCS to ERP?
1) How realistic is it to have a control recipe from ERP to DCS?
2) Is it worth doing an MES just for this?
2) Is it worth doing an MES just for this?
from the Forum department...Running Analog Signal
I need help with running analog signal alongside some 110 lines
I agree with allot of the responses so far. If at all possible, try to keep the 4-20ma signal...
By Sam on 2 September, 2014 - 5:58 am -
The shielded, twisted pair cable is a must since that will help prevent any electrical induction....
from the Forum department...TCP/IP over Ethernet
Is TCP/IP on ethernet better?
> What does Ethernet port with web server mean? It means that the Ethernet port supports HTML...
What does ethernet port with web server mean? If there is any literature related to that please...
By Steve Myres on 26 August, 2014 - 5:41 pm -
Many PLC's, HMI's, drives, and other automation devices have Ethernet built-in or as an add-on...
from the Robots department...Programing Kawasaki robots
Looking for information about the language that is used to program Kawasaki robot arms.
from the Automation List department...Control Valve Cycle Measurement
How to measure the control valve cycles?
By Gerald Beaudoin on 27 August, 2014 - 1:43 pm -
Sure would appreciate any points of view on this one..... Cheers Gerald Beaudoin...
from the PLC Control department...PID Control using FB41 for Siemens S7-300 PLC
I am an undergraduate student who is currently trying to program a Siemens S7-300 PLC (CPU 313) for PID control using FB 41. Where can I find more examples and more details on how to use FB41. There is none inside the Siemens PID control manual for the FB41. What are the important parameters that need to be configured?
By Jan Steen Nielsen on 27 August, 2014 - 12:19 pm -
Hello Amir Ovcina (and others) I have made an all-in-one PID-Controller (FB121) and many other...
from the Data Exchange department...Communication between Cimplicity Scada and ABB AC 800 M PLC
How to get data from an ABB AC800M plc to display in Cimplicity SCADA
You may use ABB OPC Server. Refer the Link ...
from the electric department...Adding Two 4 -20 ma Signals to Equal One Output Signal
Adding two 4-20 ma signals to equal one 4-20 ma output signal without a PLC
By Carl Burgess on 25 August, 2014 - 10:00 am -
Check out: http://www.status.co.uk/files/Products/121.pdf - This has an 'adder' circuit using...
from the Electrical department...ABB Diode Supply Unit
Ground fault on diode supply unit
from the Operation department...Oil injector in Turbine Oil System
Function of Oil Injector in Turbine Oil System
By jfb on 23 August, 2014 - 7:40 am -
The shaft driven oil pump requires a positive suction pressure (i.e. it cannot suck oil from the...
from the Electrical department...Steam Consumption for 50 Hz and 60 Hz
The Steam consumptions for using 50Hz & 60Hz
from the OSI vs. Aspen department...OSI Pi versus Aspen Info Plus 21
Chemical company with batch processes has to decide if they buy Aspen tech or OSI.
By Chetan Patel on 20 August, 2014 - 3:27 am -
go for GE Proficy Historian, Best in solution and pricing as well.......
from the Instrumentation department...Communication Between Telemetry System P6008/9 and Computer
I need to know how to communicate between telemetering system and PC using cables RS232.
from the Automation List department...Re: Translator Assistance Please, Ajuda Por Favor
Looking for a Portuguese speaker to help with purchasing products from a Brazilian company.
from the Forum department...GE TIL 1480-2R1
Can someone please tell me what is the text of GE TIL 1480-2R1? What exactly does it say?
from the Automation List department...Translator Assistance Please, Ajuda por favor
Looking for a Portuguese speaker to help with purchasing products from a Brazilian company
By Curt Wuollet on 12 August, 2014 - 11:00 pm -
If you could call the sales number and ask them to have an English speaker contact me that would...
By Curt Wuollet on 9 August, 2014 - 10:33 am -
I tried that already, but I can't find a way to email them. All they show is a webmail and I don't...
By pvbrowser on 9 August, 2014 - 4:57 am -
May be the following translator is sufficient for the first contact. ...
from the Forum department...Steam turbine Bypass Locks
Approximate number of steam bypass locks
"I bet the human brain is a kludge."
-- Marvin Minsky
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