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Analog to Digital Conversion and ADCs

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In order to provide an interface between the internal (digital) world…

Ladder Diagram (LD) Structure Commands

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The simple PLC ladder diagram (LD) commands consist of contacts and…

Feedforward Control

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“Feedforward” is a rather under-used control strategy…

Relating 4 to 20 mA Signals to Instrument Variables

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A 4 to 20 mA current signal represents some signal along a 0 to 100…

Indicators, Recorders, Process Switches and Alarms

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So far we have just looked at instruments that sense, control, and…

Design-based Fortifications

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A design-based fortification is one rooted in technical details of…

Common Diagnostic Mistakes in Control Systems

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Volumes could be written about poor diagnostic technique. The…

Digital PID Controllers

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The vast majority of PID controllers in service today are digital in…

Functional Diagrams: the Flow of Information within a Control System

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A unique form of technical diagram for describing the abstract…

How to Teach Yourself PLC Programming

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Learning PLC programming is a very important skill. If your job…

Memory Maps and I/O Addressing

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A wise PLC programmer once told me that the first thing any aspiring…

Digital Data Communication Theory

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One of the great benefits of digital technology is the ability to…

LRV and URV Settings, Digital Trim (Digital Transmitters)

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The advent of “smart” field instruments containing…

Human-Machine Interfaces (HMIs)

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Human-machine interfaces, or HMIs, are a critical part of nearly all…

Temperature Sensor Accessories

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One of the most important accessories for any temperature-sensing…

Error Corrections

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Abdelaziz, Ahmed (June 2014) Identified numerous typographical errors…

Control Valve Actuators

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

Pressure Sensor Accessories

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Multiple accessories exist for pressure-sensing devices to function…

The HART Digital/Analog Hybrid Standard

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A technological advance introduced in the late 1980’s was HART,…

Cascade Control

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A simple control system drawn in block diagram form looks like this:…

Advantages and Disadvantages of Pneumatic Instruments

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The disadvantages of pneumatic instruments are painfully evident to…

Principles, not Procedures

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One of the marks of a successful problem-solver is a habit of applying…

Introduction to Capacitors and Capacitance

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Capacitance Any two electrical conductors separated by an insulating…

Stoichiometry and the Law of Mass Conservation

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Stoichiometry is the accounting of atoms before and after a chemical…

Teaching Technical Practices (Labwork)

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Labwork is an essential part of any science-based curriculum. Here,…

Digital Data Communication Theory

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One of the great benefits of digital technology is the ability to…

Overpressure Protection Devices

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Fluid pressure exerts force on any surface area it contacts, as…

Solenoid Valves

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A very common form of on/off valve used for pneumatic and hydraulic…

Proximity Switches

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A proximity switch is one detecting the proximity (closeness) of some…

Null-balance Voltage Measurement

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A number of different sensors used in instrumentation generate DC…

Practical PID Controller Features

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In order for any PID controller to be practical, it must be able to do…

A Comparison of PID Controller Tuning Techniques

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In this section I will show screenshots from a process loop simulation…

Gas Filter Correlation (GFC) Spectroscopy

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Using filter cells to eliminate wavelengths associated with…

Control Valve Sizing

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When control valves operate between fully open and fully shut, they…

How Derivatives and Integrals Relate to One Another

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First, let us review some of the properties of differentials and…

Proportional-only Offset

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A fundamental limitation of proportional control has to do with its…

Variable-area Flowmeters

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

Motives for Compromising the Security of an Industrial Control System

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There are multiple motives for compromising the security of an…

Calibration Procedures in Linear, Non-Linear and Discrete Instruments

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As described earlier in this chapter, calibration refers to the…

Level Sensor Accessories

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Disturbances in the liquid tend to complicate liquid level…