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Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Process Control Applications and Process Safety

Chemical Engineering 4333 Process Control Applications and Process Safety
Review of feedback control elements. PID controller tuning and loop stability. Closed loop frequency response. Review of advanced control structures such as cascade control, feedforward and ratio controls, and multivariable control. Principles of inherent safety. Hazard identification: Dow F&EI, Dow CEI. Loss models for liquids, gases, and flashing liquids. Dispersion models. Fires, explosions, inerting, and static electricity. Layers of protection analysis (LOPA). Risk assessment, fault trees, and event trees.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s):

Chemical Engineering 4152

Offering: 0-0; 3-1.5
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences