On the Real-Time Simulation and Control of the Continuous Casting Process

  • E. Laitinen
  • P. Neittaanmäki
  • T. Männikkö
Part of the European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry book series (ECMI, volume 5)


Ll this paper we present a method for controlling in real-time the secondary cooling of the continuous casting machine. The method is based on the heat transfer model, which simulates the temperature distribution of the cast, and on the use of direct digital control (DDC). Off-line simulation results considering the control method is presented.


Continuous Casting Water Flow Rate Casting Speed Secondary Cool Spray Cool 
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© B. G. Teubner Stuttgart and Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Laitinen
    • 1
  • P. Neittaanmäki
    • 1
  • T. Männikkö
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland

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