Process Modeling, Simulation, and Control for Chemical Engineers

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McGraw-Hill, 1990 - Science - 725 pages
The purpose of this book is to convey to undergraduate students an understanding of those areas of process control that all chemical engineers need to know. The presentation is concise, readable and restricted to only essential elements. The methods presented have been successfully applied in industry to solve real problems. Analysis of closedloop dynamics in the time, Laplace, frequency and sample-data domains are covered. Designing simple regulatory control systems for multivariable processes is discussed. The practical aspects of process control are presented sizing control valves, tuning controllers, developing control structures and considering interaction between plant design and control. Practical simple identification methods are covered.

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Muy buen tratamiento de la modelización de procesos de transferencia de calor y masa. Intercambiadores de calor, sistemas de calentamiento por tanques con control sobre sistemas de valvulas.

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Introduction
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of Chemical Engineering Systems
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Mathematical Models
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