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Computer process control monitoring

  • D. A. Milner
  • V. C. Vasiliou

Abstract

In recent years, the use of the digital computer in process monitoring and control applications has expanded to include many production areas outside the process industries (chemical production, oil refinery operations and steelmaking). One of the important growth areas has been in discrete parts manufacturing: metal machining, pressworking, electronic components manufacturing, assembly, and so on. Many of these applications are limited to computer monitoring duties, but in other cases the potential has been demonstrated for using the computer for process control.

Keywords

Shop Floor Optical Character Recognition Programmable Logic Controller Ladder Diagram Data Collection Device 
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© D A Milner and V C Vasiliou 1986

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  • D. A. Milner
  • V. C. Vasiliou

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