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Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C" or better in (CH EN 3603 AND CH EN 3553) AND Full Major status in Chemical Engineering.
Introduction to practical and theoretical aspects of process control, process dynamics, empirical model identification and feedback control of single-input, single-output processes; PID algorithm, tuning of the PID controller, stability analysis, time and frequency domain design methods, digital implementation of process control, control system performance and limitations, and trade-offs in controller design. Enhancements to single-loop PID control; cascade control, feed-forward control, level and inventory control, and model predictive control.