This British Standard is the official English language version of EN 13253:2000.
The UK participation in its preparation was entrusted to Technical Committee
B/553, Geomembranes and geotextiles, which has the responsibility to:
Ð aid enquirers to understand the text;
Ð present to the responsible European committee any enquiries on the
interpretation, or proposals for change, and keep the UK interests informed;
Ð monitor related international and European developments and promulgate
them in the UK....
A control system is a collection of components working together under the direction of
some machine intelligence. In most cases, electronic circuits provide the intelligence,
and electromechanical components such as sensors and motors provide the interface to
the physical world. A good example is the modern automobile. Various sensors supply
the on-board computer with information about the engine’s condition. The computer
then calculates the precise amount of fuel to be injected into the engine and adjusts the
ignition timing. T...
The scope of this electrical installation handbook is to provide the designer and
user of electrical plants with a quick reference, immediate-use working tool.
This is not intended to be a theoretical document, nor a technical catalogue,
but, in addition to the latter, aims to be of help in the correct definition of
equipment, in numerous practical installation situations.
The Network Access Quarantine Control feature of Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003 delays normal remote
access to a private network until the configuration of the remote access computer has been examined and
validated by an administrator-provided script. This paper describes the components of Network Access Quarantine
Control, how it works, and how to deploy it using Windows Server 2003 remote access servers, the Connection
Manager Administration Kit, and, optionally, Internet Authentication Service...
John A. Shaw is a process control engineer and president of Process Control Solutions. An engineering graduate of N. C. State University, he previously worked for Duke Power Company in Charlotte, N. C. and for Taylor Instrument Company (now part of ABB, Inc.) in, N. Y. Rochester He is the author of over 20 articles and papers and continues to live in Rochester.
Despite the great technological advancement experienced in recent years,
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) are still used in many applications from the real
world and still play a central role in infrastructure of industrial automation. PLC operate in
the factory-floor level and are responsible typically for implementing logical control,
regulatory control strategies, such as PID and fuzzy-based algorithms, and safety logics.
Usually PLC are interconnected with the supervision level through communication
network, such as Ethernet networks, in order to work in an integrated form....
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Process control is an application area of chemical engineering - an identifiable specialty for the ChE. It combines chemical process knowledge (how physics, chemistry, and biology work in operating equipment) and an understanding of dynamic systems, a topic important to many fields of engineering. Thus study of process control allows chemical engineers to span their own field, as well as form a useful acquaintance with allied fields. Practitioners of process control find their skills useful in design, operation, and troubleshooting - major categories of chemical engineering practice....
Individuals with an interest in learning about electric motors and how they are controlled
A simple understanding of magnetics is assumed Topics Covered:
What is an electric motor?
What are some common types of electric motors?
How do these electric motors work?
How these motors are controlled.
The use of a combustion engine to motivate a car has been questioned in recent times due
to the increasing concern of warming. As a result of this, the concept of driving
a car with an electric engine has become of particular interest. Dr. Geoff Walker and his
PhD students are working on the creation of the Universitys own electric car.
This thesis project is focused on deriving a control scheme to drive an induction machine
that could be applied to the electric car.
This book provides a complete guide to implementing Telerik’s range of ASP.NET and Silverlight controls. Telerik controls are invaluable for ASP.NET and Silverlight developers because they provide a vast array of rich controls targeted for the presentation layer of web applications. Telerik offers you solutions for the reports, grids, charts, and text-editing controls that you need but don’t want to build from scratch yourself—the options are endless for increasing the functionality of any of your web solutions....
This manual supports you when you work with the temperature controller block from the Standard Library PID Control. It will familiarize you with the functions of the controller blocks and, in particular, with tuning the controller and working with
the user interface in which you set the parameters for the blocks. There is an online help system for both the blocks and the user interface that supports you when setting the parameters of the blocks. This manual is intended for qualified personnel involved in programming, configuration, commissioning, and servicing of programmable controllers.
Welcome to Network Access Control For Dummies. It's a scary networking world out there, and this book
provides you with a working reference for understanding and deploying what type of network access
control (NAC) is best suited for your network and you.
Because you're holding this book, you already know that security issues exist out there — and you've
probably, maybe frantically, attempted to protect the network you're responsible for from the scenarios that
get printed on the front page....
This book reports initial efforts in providing some useful extensions in financial
modeling; further work is necessary to complete the research agenda.
The demonstrated extensions in this book in the computation and modeling
of optimal control in finance have shown the need and potential for further
areas of study in financial modeling. Potentials are in both the mathematical
structure and computational aspects of dynamic optimization. There are needs
for more organized and coordinated computational approaches.
Custom controls and Web Parts can make you more productive by enabling you to create re-usable components
for your WebForms. You can package up a piece of your user interface and re-use it within your
Web site or across many Web sites. But that’s only one way that these controls make you more productive.
If you’ve ever had an ASP.NET control that you wished worked slightly differently, you can now
create the control that you want. When you build your own custom controls and Web Parts, you can
have the control do as much (or as little) as you want....
SERVICE PROCESS KAIZEN: ADOPTING PROCESS STABILIZATION METHODS TO CONTROL SERVICE WORK FLOW AND TO IMPROVE CUSTOMER SERVICE I drop MSAs that are not in SAT states or where
available completion rate data cover less than two thirds of public enrollment. This leaves a
sample of 931 districts from 50 MSAs. In spite of the serious limitations in the CCD data,
the pattern of results in Panel D is quite similar to that in Panel C. Again, the student quality
index is a strong predictor of completion rates, but its coefficient is (insignificantly) smaller
in high-choice than in low-choice MSAs....
This work is an extension to the earlier publication Instrumentation Fundamentals for
Process Control (2001) in which the basics of instrumentation were given along with
some applications of instruments and control systems to real processes. Because the
present work is an extension of this latter aspect, it is therefore confined mainly to the
techniques of applying instrumentation and control systems to manipulate the process to
give the desired results.
Control the flow of information
security, accessibility, data control
save cost on local work stations and peripherals
Simplify data / software management
Backups, IS maintenance
Share information with multiple users
reduce local need CPU power
Master / Slave
(Similar to the teacher- student relationship)
Peer to Peer
(Similar to the workgroup concept)
Client / Server
(Similar to an automated teller transaction)