(56v) Inferential Control of Pilot-Plant Distillation Column Using Neural Network Based Soft Sensor
- Conference: AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
- Year: 2019
- Proceeding: 2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety
- Group: Spring Meeting Poster Session and Networking Reception
- Time: Monday, April 1, 2019 - 5:00pm-7:00pm
In summary, a high accuracy soft sensor for the ethanol composition of the top distillation product has been developed and validated. Based on this soft sensor and inferential PI controller, Model Predictive Controller (MPC) for this pilot-plant column will be developed in future work.