Overview Of Industrial Process Automation by K.l.s. SharmaOverview Of Industrial Process Automation by K.l.s. Sharma

Overview Of Industrial Process Automation

byK.l.s. Sharma

Paperback | November 1, 2016

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Overview of Industrial Process Automation, Second Edition,introduces the basics of philosophy, technology, terminology, and practices of modern automation systems through the presentation of updated examples, illustrations, case studies, and images.

This updated edition adds new developments in the automation domain, and its reorganization of chapters and appendixes provides better continuity and seamless knowledge transfer. Manufacturing and chemical engineers involved in factory and process automation, and students studying industrial automation will find this book to be a great, comprehensive resource for further explanation and study.

  • Presents a ready made reference that introduces all aspects of automation technology in a single place with day-to-day examples
  • Provides a basic platform for the understanding of industry literature on automation products, systems, and solutions
  • Contains a guided tour of the subject without the requirement of any previous knowledge on automation
  • Includes new topics, such as factory and process automation, IT/OT Integration, ISA 95, Industry 4.0, IoT, etc., along with safety systems in process plants and machines
Dr. Sharma is an industrial automation professional by education, qualification, and practice. He worked in the automation industry for over 33 years (25 years in ABB India) followed by academic institutions promoting automation education and training. He has totally dedicated himself to teach/train people in industry and academic inst...
Title:Overview Of Industrial Process AutomationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:492 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:November 1, 2016Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128053542

ISBN - 13:9780128053546

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Table of Contents

1. Why Automation?

2. Automation System Structure

3. Instrumentation Subsystems

4. Human Interface Subsystem

5. Control Subsystem

6. Automation Strategies

7. Programmable Control Subsystems

8. Data Acquisition and Control Unit: Hardware

9. Data Acquisition and Control Unit: Software

10. Advanced Human Interface

11. Types of Automation Systems

12. Special-Purpose Data Acquisition and Control Units

13. System Availability Enhancements

14. Common Configurations

15. Customization

16. Data Communication and Networking

17. Fieldbus Technology

18. Safety Systems

19. Management of Industrial Processes

20. Information Technology Operation Technology Convergence

21. Concluding Remarks