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Chemical Reactor Temperature Control Example

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Process/Instrument Suitability

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Radiative Temperature Measurement

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Temperature measurement devices may be classified into two broad…

Learn Fundamental Principles, not Procedures

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“As to methods there may be a million and then some, but…

Electronic Structure

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Weight-based Level Measurement

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Circuit Failure Analysis

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Perhaps the most valuable skill an instrument technician can possess…

Classified Areas and Electrical Safety Measures

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Any physical location in an industrial facility harboring the…

Electrical Signal and Control Wiring

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Practical Topic Coverage

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Distance (21) Protection

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A form of protection against faults on long-distance power lines is…

Antennas and Resonant Circuits (Tank Circuits)

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Understanding Electrical Power Grids

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Flow Measurement in Open Channels

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What is Internet Protocol (IP)?

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Energy in Chemical Reactions

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A chemical reaction resulting in a net release of energy is called…

Instantaneous and Time-overcurrent (50/51) Protection

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Perhaps the most basic and necessary protective relay function is…

The Basics of Control Relays

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An electromechanical relay is an electrical switch actuated by an…

What is Hydrostatic Pressure?

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A vertical column of fluid generates a pressure at the bottom of the…

Ratio Control

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Learn Fundamental Principles, not Procedures

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“As to methods there may be a million and then some, but…

Control Valve Actuators

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The purpose of a control valve actuator is to provide the motive force…

Positive Displacement Flowmeters

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A positive displacement flowmeter is a cyclic mechanism built to pass…

Function Block Diagram (FBD) Programming

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Dimensional Analysis

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An interesting parallel to the “unity fraction” unit…

Radiative Temperature Measurement

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Temperature measurement devices may be classified into two broad…

Control Valve Characterization

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Control valves are supposed to deliver reliable, repeatable control of…

Supervisory Control

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In a manually-controlled process, a human operator directly actuates…

Comparison of Op-Amp Circuits With Analogous Pneumatic Mechanisms

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Self-balancing pneumatic instrument mechanisms are very similar to…

Variable-area Flowmeters

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An variable-area flowmeter is one where the fluid must pass through a…

Safety Instrumented Functions and Systems

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A Safety Instrumented Function, or SIF, is one or more components…

Fluid Mechanics

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A fluid is any substance having the ability to flow: to freely change…

Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and User Datagram Protocol (UDP)

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At the next OSI Reference Model layer (layer 4) is a set of protocols…

Capacitive Level Measurement

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Capacitive level instruments measure electrical capacitance of a…

Proper Care and Feeding of Pneumatic Instruments

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Dispersive Spectroscopy

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The dispersion of visible light into its constituent colors goes all…

Common Diagnostic Mistakes in Control Systems

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Volumes could be written about poor diagnostic technique. The…

Integral (Reset) Control

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Imagine a liquid-level control system for a vessel, where the position…

Practical Topic Coverage

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Principles, not Procedures

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