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Process Control

Automation, Instrumentation and SCADA

Process Control
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ISBN: 978-87-403-0056-7
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Pages : 99
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About the book

  1. Description
  2. Content
  3. About the Author

Description

This highly popular Engineering Pocket Guide is crammed full of up-to-date, handy hints and technical information for engineers and technicians.

It has been designed to serve as quick and easy reference book that can be kept conveniently on your desk, in your pocket or in your briefcase.

Areas covered are:

  • Automation using PLCs
  • SCADA and Telemetry Fundamentals
  • Process Control Fundamentals
  • Data Acquisition Concepts
  • Glossary of Terms
  • Logic Fundamentals
  • Number Systems
  • Thermocouple Tables
  • Units & Abbreviations
  • Commonly Used Formulae

    When you download this book, you will receive an email from IDC Technologies offering further information on the topic.

  • Content

    1. Chapter 1 Automation Using PLCs
      1. Basic Rules of Ladderlogic
      2. The Different Ladderlogic Instructions
      3. Restrictions in the Use of Ladderlogic Diagrams
      4. Number of Coils and Contacts Per Rung (or Network)
    2. Chapter 2 SCADA and Telemetry Fundamentals
      1. Remote Terminal Unit Structure
      2. Specification of an RTU
      3. Central Site/Master Station Structure
      4. Station Communication Architecture & Philosophies
    3. Chapter 3 Process Control Fundamentals
      1. Basic Definitions
      2. Open Loop and Feedforward Control
      3. Closed Loop Control and Feedback
      4. Loop Tuning - some basic rules
    4. Chapter 4 Data Acquisition Concepts
      1. Major System Components
      2. Aliasing and the Sampling Theorem
      3. Functional Components of A/D Boards
      4. Analog Input Configurations
      5. Factors to Consider when Selecting a Data Acquisition Board
    5. Appendix A Glossary of Terms
    6. Appendix B Logic Fundamentals
    7. Appendix C Number Systems
    8. Appendix D Thermocouple Tables
    9. Appendix E Units and Abbreviations
    10. Appendix F Commonly used Formulae
    11. Who is IDC Technologies

    About the Author

    As one of the world’s leading engineering and technology training, consulting and publishing companies, IDC Technologies’ strength lies in providing practical and useful technical training for engineers, technicians and other technical personnel. Your business grows by developing the skills and expertise of your most important asset – your people. For the past 12 years, we have helped our clients in achieving their business objectives by developing their people.

    We specialize in the fields of electrical systems, industrial data communications, telecommunications, automation and control, mechanical engineering, project and financial management and are continually adding to our portfolio of over 140 different workshops. Our instructors are highly respected in their fields of expertise and in the last ten years have trained over 140,000 engineers, technicians and other technical personnel. With offices conveniently located worldwide, IDC Technologies has an enthusiastic team of professional engineers, technicians and support staff who are committed to providing the highest quality of training, publishing and consultancy services.

    Our worldwide offices are located in: Australia
    Canada
    Ireland
    New Zealand
    Singapore
    South Africa
    United Kingdom
    USA

    For more information visit our website: www.idc-online.com
    or email us on idc@idc-online.com

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