October 2010 Issue
CONTROL is the only magazine exclusively dedicated to the global process automation market with a readership of 65,000 plus engineering, operations and management professionals. The publication reports on developing trends, illustrates successful applications, and updates the basic skills and knowledge base that provide the profession's foundation.
Liquid Hydrogen Level Transmitters; Power Supplies
What Is the Role of the Damping Parameter in a Differential Pressure Transmitter? Is a 24-VDC Power Supply Less Susceptible to Static, Cmpared to an Un-Grounded Power Supply?
Need an Automation Plant in a Hurry?
Fluor uses Coriolis Flowmeters to Help Fast-Track Construction of the World's Largest Solar-Grade Polysilicon Plant in China to Meet the Needs of Photovoltaic Cell Manufacturers
Data Acquisition Must-Haves
The Newest in DAQ and Recorder Technology Is Here
The Straight Scoop on OPC and Security
What You Need to Know about OPC-UA and OPC-Xi
Worst Fears Realized
A Scary Piece of Malware Named Stuxnet Is in Town. Remember Its Name. Its Arrival May Make You Want to Change the Way You Think About Control System Security
The Island of Misfit Instruments
The Island of Misfit Instruments Could Become a Great Place for Learning and Help Shape the Future When the Aging Systems Will Be Replaced
OPC: Standardizing Integration of Security and Energy Management
OPC Standards Play a Major Role in Accessing and Integrating Energy Management Data
Use PLCs to Measure Natural Gas Flow
The American Gas Association (AGA) Releases a Series of Reports, or Standards, That Define the Measurement Equations for the Flow of Natural Gas
Plentiful Aid on Process Analyzers
Control's Monthly Resource Guide. This We Take A Closer Look at Process Analyzers and What Is Available in th Industry
Process Control in Archeology and Meteorology
Are There Metal Sensors That Could Scan a Riverbed to Find Ancient Caskets? Also, Could the Laws of Process Control Be Used to Estimate the Rate and Consequences of Global Warming?
Our Readers Agree and Disagree with Our Stories. See What They Have to Say
Successful Retrofit and Automation Projects
Discussing Control System Design and Implementation for Retrofit and Automation Projects. What Are the Challenges in Meeting Plant and Corporate Requirements?
Portraits of Simulation Success
Three End Users Employ Several Types of Simulators from Invensys to Improve Design, Training and Operations in Power, Mining and Other Applications
Can Smart Manufacturing Save U.S. Jobs?
Kids See Factories as Filthy, Polluting and Evil. Who Would Want to Work in One?
The Can of Worms Is Open-Now What?
Designing a Good Cyber Defense for Your SCADA or Process Control System Is No Longer an Option
Web Treats, No Tricks
ControlGlobal.com Presents Its Virtual Halloween Basket. Come Find Out what Treats - No Tricks - We have For You
Whalers and Wayfinders
There Are Many Parallels Between Whalers and Wayfinders and Profound Lessons One Can Teach the Other