Posts Tagged ‘MPC’

Model Predictive Control in Power Generation

Posted in Power on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017. No comments yet
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Model predictive control in power generation was the subject of a 2017 Ovation Users Group presentation by Emerson’s Ranjit Rao. Rajit opened comparing classical control with model-based control. In classical control, a proportional-derivative-integral loop is used with feedback. There is a setpoint, the actual process variable and the error or difference between the process variable […]

Wireless Event-Based Control

Posted in Control Strategies, Wireless on Wednesday, August 12th, 2015. No comments yet
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As wireless communications technology continues to mature, applications have expanded from monitor only to monitor and control. In an earlier post, Event-Based Control in a Wireless World, I mentioned that presentations given by Emerson’s Terry Blevins and Willy Wojsznis and co-authored by Mark Nixon. Here are the recorded presentations: Model Predictive Control With Event Driven […]

Controlling with Wireless Devices and MPC

Posted in Wireless on Friday, August 7th, 2015. No comments yet
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Wireless standards for instrumentation go back to September 2007 when the HART Communications Foundation (now FieldComm Group) announced the official release of the HART 7 specification. This specification included the WirelessHART protocol. As we have chronicled in many posts in the Wireless category here on the blog, this technology has opened up many new opportunities […]

Narrated Wireless and Event-Based Control Advancements Presentations

Posted in Wireless on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015. No comments yet
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Yesterday, we highlighted presentations on wireless and event-based control technology advancements by Emerson’s Terry Blevins, Willy Wojsznis and Mark Nixon. Terry and Willy presented these advancements at the First International Conference on Event-Based Control, Communication, and Signal Processing in Krakow, Poland. Here are narrated YouTube videos of the three presentation:

Event-Based Control in a Wireless World

Posted in Wireless on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015. No comments yet
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The First International Conference on Event-Based Control, Communication, and Signal Processing was held June 17-19, 2015 in Krakow, Poland and took place on the campus of AGH University of Science and Technology. Some of the world leaders in Event-Based Control attended and talked in the conference. From the US, Professor Cassandras, Boston University, Professor Tsividis, […]