Accession Number : AD0696178

Title :   PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL WORKSHOP ON THE USE OF DIGITAL COMPUTERS IN PROCESS CONTROL (4th), FEBRUARY 12-14, 1969,

Corporate Author : LOUISIANA STATE UNIV BATON ROUGE DEPT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Smith,Cecil L.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 140

Abstract : Contents: Computer hardware testing (Results of vendor-user interaction); CODIL (A new language for process control programming); The design and implementation of control systems utilizing CRT display consoles; The systems contractor - Valuable professional or unnecessary middle man; Power station digital computer applications; From inspiration to reality in batch process control; Software evaluation considerations; Use of the simplex technique in achieving and maintaining near-optimal operating conditions; Analytical computer and satellite terminals; Acquisition and processing of data from pilot plants; Advanced control in the process industries; Improving performance of digital control loops; Pulse-width-modulated control; Prediction of control valve characteristics from physical equations; Excedrin headache number 1969 - remedy, expertise; Project management and computer control; Solution of process control problems by experimental methods; Monday morning quarterbacking of a batch unit computer control project.

Descriptors :   (*CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, *DIGITAL COMPUTERS), SYMPOSIA, CONTROL SYSTEMS, PROCESSING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE