Multiphase flow monitoring in oil pipelines

  • Chris M. Bishop


Neural networks, and related statistical pattern recognition techniques, appear to be well suited to the solution of a wide range of monitoring and diagnostic problems. In many applications, it is difficult or impossible to perform first-principles modelling of the system under consideration. If, however, sufficiently large quantities of labelled training data can be made available, then a statistical approach becomes feasible.


Multiphase Flow Phase Fraction Beam Line Multilayer Perceptron Hide Unit 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris M. Bishop
    • 1
  1. 1.Neural Computing Research Group, Dept. of Computer Science and Applied MathematicsAston UniversityBirminghamUK

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