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In the wake of robust advanced process control (APC) activity for several decades, industry now finds itself with an APC paradigm that is largely obsolete, often unhelpful and sometimes misleading. The time is opportune to rethink APC to shape an updated, more accurate, realistic and useful ...
Rate-Predictive Control is engineered to run a process like an expert operator.
This article presents an actual model-less multivariable controller design that's been implemented on an industry-standard DCS platform and is undergoing laboratory and field testing.
However tantalizing the prospect of dispensing with models may be, it is the long road of experience, not the shortcut of simplification, that compels one to the model-less path.
Is it always better to control based on flow or pressure?