Adaptive Control of Chemical Processes 1985

Adaptive Control of Chemical Processes 1985

Proceedings of the IFAC Workshop, Frankfurt/Main, 21-22 October 1985

1st Edition - September 12, 1986

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  • Editor: H. Unbehauen
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483298306

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Presents reports on recent industrial applications, experiences and advances in the use of adaptive and self-tuning control in chemical and related processes. Material covered includes new, practically orientated adaptive control algorithms as well as the control of various chemical plants such as distillation columns, chemical reactors, drying and bleaching plants, plastic extruders and wastewater neutralization plants. Contains 34 papers.


Of particular interest to control, industrial and chemical engineers.

Table of Contents

  • Design and Testing of a Nonlinear Adaptive Controller for a Flocculation Process

    Integral Action and Mode Transitions in Self-Tuning Process Control

    On PID Controller Tuning Using Orthonornal Series Identification

    A Novel Dead-Time Adaptive Controller

    Adaptive Control of a Recycle Reactor

    Adaptive Control of Complex Chemical Engineering Processes with Uncomplete Output Information

    An Approach for Adaptive-Predictive Control

    Adaptive Inferential Control for Chemical Processes

    Adaptive Control of a Liquid-Liquid Extractor

    A Concept of Industrial Adaptive Control Based on Robust Design Principle and Multi Model Approach

    Nonparametric Identification of the CO Conversion Process

    Adaptive Control of a Variable Dead Time Process with an Integrator

    Industrial Comparison of an Auto-Tuned PID Regulator and an Adaptive Predictive Control System (APCS)

    Training Software for Adaptive Control

    Robust LQ Adaptive Controller for Industrial Processes

    Adaptive Automatic Control of Reaction Speed in Exothermal Batch Processes

    Adaptive Pole-Placement Control of a Batch Polymer Reactor

    Adaptive Internal Model Control and Its Application to a Batch Polymerization Reactor

    Feedforward Adaption to Control Processes in Chemical Engineering

    On the Application of Parameter Adaptive Control Systems for Industrial Processes

    Experiments with Self-Tuning Controllers in Chemical Plants

    Adaptive Control in Practice: Possibilities and Constraints

    Self-Tuning Control of a Binary Distillation Column-A Simulation Test Case

    Adaptive Control of a Waste Water Neutralization Process - Control Concept, Implementation and Practical Experiences

    Self-Tuning Controllers for Nonlinear Systems

    Multivariable Adaptive Setpoint Tracking of a Chemical Reactor

    Tracking Multimodel Control of Distillation Processes

    Multivariable Adaptive Control of a Binary Distillation Column

    Sparse Process Modeling for Robust Adaptive Surveillance and Control of a Binary Distillation Column

    Experimental Application of a Multivariable Self-Tuning Controller to a Multicomponent Distillation Column

    Self-Tuning Control Applied to an Industrial Distillation Column

    The Application of Self-Tuning Control to an Industrial PVC Batch Reactor

    Design of Adaptive Fast-Sampling Digital Set-Point Tracking Controllers Incorporating Recursive Step-Response Matrix Identifiers for Unstable Multivariable Plants

    Automatic Tuning of PID Controllers Based on Dominant Pole Design

    Author Index

    List of Contributors

Product details

  • No. of pages: 224
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1986
  • Published: September 12, 1986
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483298306

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H. Unbehauen

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