Process Manufacturing

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Cybersecurity June 21, 2021

Looking into the cybersecurity future through the past

The past informs the present when it comes to cybersecurity and what we once thought of as fanciful is becoming a reality. What people are willing to do will inform our future.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Yokogawa
DCS, SCADA, Controllers June 21, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles June 14-20, 2021

Articles about HMI and SCADA design, process control systems, six calibration tips, Ethernet-APL standards and diversity hiring were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from June 14-20, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
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Analytics May 20, 2021

Data-driven decisions improves COVID-19 vaccine production

Process engineers enabled with advanced analytics can have better operational control.

By Michael Chang
Courtesy: Siemens
Simulators, Optimizers May 20, 2021

Complex machine validations performed with multiphysics simulation

Intelligent performance engineering provides improvements in simulation, design and connectivity for machine builders.

By Rahul Garg
Courtesy: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
AI and Machine Learning June 18, 2021

Creating digital twins at scale

Model developed by MIT researchers could help predictive virtual models become standard practice in engineering, which integrates data and decision making.

By Becky Ham
Courtesy: Adam Smith, USC Viterbi
Process Safety June 9, 2021

How wastewater monitoring can mitigate health outbreaks

USC Viterbi researchers are using data collection to study wastewater as a way of predicting future disease breakouts ahead of testing data.

By Avni Shah
Courtesy: Mark T. Hoske, CFE Media and Technology
Sensors, Actuators June 15, 2021

Four tips for calibrating a HART pressure transmitter

The fundamental purpose of a HART transmitter is to measure the input process signal and convert it into an accurate output signal and calibration is key.

By Heikki Laurila