Process/Industrial Instruments and Controls Handbook, 5th Edition by Gregory K. Mcmillan

Process/Industrial Instruments and Controls Handbook, 5th Edition

byGregory K. Mcmillan, Douglas Considine

Hardcover | October 22, 1999

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$174.92 online 
$243.95
Earn 875 plum® points

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

The latest methods for increasing process efficiency, production rate, and quality. Award-winning editor Greg McMillan has loaded Process/Industrial Instruments and Controls Handbook, Fifth Edition, with advice from top technical experts to help you tackle process instrument and control assignments confidently and solve problems efficiently. This major revision of the bestselling on-the-job toolkit includes time-saving tables,selection ratings, key points, rules of thumb and hundreds of topic-defining illustrations. Updated to mirror the most common industry practices, it brings you up to speed on smart instrumentation and the latest advances sparked by increased power and miniaturization of the microprocessor. Thorough coverage of the Windows NT platform and Fieldbus... distributed control systems and field-based systems...knowledge-based operator training...instrument maintenance cost reduction and an overview of the ISA/IEC Fieldbus Standard help you get the most out of these major shifts in technology.

About The Author

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
Advanced Temperature Measurement and Control, Second Edition
Advanced Temperature Measurement and Control, Second Edition

by Gregory K. McMillan

$53.28

Available for download

Not available in stores

Tuning and Control Loop Performance, Fourth Edition
Tuning and Control Loop Performance, Fourth Edition

by Gregory K. Mcmillan

$197.50

In stock online

Not available in stores

Details & Specs

Title:Process/Industrial Instruments and Controls Handbook, 5th EditionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1200 pages, 9.5 × 7.6 × 2.6 inPublished:October 22, 1999Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070125821

ISBN - 13:9780070125827

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Process/Industrial Instruments and Controls Handbook, 5th Edition

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Section 1: Introductory Review.

Control System Fundamentals.

Controllers.

Process Variables - Field Instrumentation.

Geometric and Motion Sensors.

Real-Time Analytical Composition Measurements for Input to Process Control.

Control Communications.

Operator Interface.

Valves, Servos, Motos, and Robots.

Process Control Improvement.

Standards Overview.

Index.