Six Steps to Improved PID Tuning

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What Should I Look for in Performance Monitoring Software?

You’ve probably heard it referred to as Control Loop Performance Monitoring, Loop Performance Monitoring, Controller Performance Monitoring, or even just Monitoring software.  The long list of names aside, the technology is relatively new and it addresses a need shared by most manufacturers.  That need is...

What Are My Options for Tuning a PID Controller?

The Strengths and Weaknesses of Common Tuning Approaches Not all approaches to PID controller tuning are equal. Regardless of your approach a key to successfully tuning a controller is modeling the process dynamics accurately. Without an accurate model of the process the controller can't do...
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Overview of Cascade Control

While Cascade Control is generally considered an advanced control strategy, it is only marginally more complex to implement than Single Loop Control.  More often than not it is applied to improve the performance of a slow process such as temperature that demonstrates sluggish behavior.  Essentially...

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