752-3023-00L  Process Measurements and Automation

SemesterAutumn Semester 2013
LecturersE. J. Windhab
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish

AbstractOverview on Process Automation, Information Management in processes, process data handling and analysis, In-line measurements of complex food systems, Process control schemes, Overview of sensors and sensor principles, integrated process control case studies.
ObjectiveUnderstanding the interplay of in-line measurements of complex food properties in processes, process data handling and data analysis as well as building blocks for process control.
ContentOverview Process Automation, Process Control and process data management, Industrial design of automated/controlled processes, overview on sensors/sensor principles, case studies of in-line measurements and control in/of food production processes.
Lecture notesPrinted script (120 pages, 80 figures), diverse publications
LiteratureList of publications and books given in course
Prerequisites / NoticeVT I - III