Top 5 Control Engineering articles, January 19-25: High-performance HMIs, third-party systems for a DCS, the cloud and mobility technology, more
Articles about high-performance HMIs; integrating third-party systems with a DCS; the cloud and mobility technology; efficient controls require feedback; and SCADA, HMI differences were Control Engineering’s five most clicked...
More efficient operation of water pumping assets can help water and wastewater utilities reduce energy costs, even without updating existing equipment. Software helps weigh variables and optimizes selection.
Designing complex mechatronic systems can be easier with model-based design. Co-existing, multiple disciplines for mechatronic system design hinder the use of software-oriented modeling principles, such as UML, but modern tools...
Technology Update: Co-existing, multiple disciplines for mechatronic system design hinder the use of software-oriented modeling principles, such as UML, but modern tools may be integrated into a working tool chain. (Part 1 of 2)
Gore's Microwave/RF Assembly Calculator is designed to calculate insertion loss, VSWR, and other parameters for different cable types and features an online interface that can be used on PCs, tablets and smartphones.
The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI) and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) are very good resources for staying up to date on current events with food and product safety initiatives.