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Process Technology Instrumentation is a 24 chapter, two-semester textbook, intended for use in community colleges, technical colleges, universities and corporate settings in which process instrumentation is taught. Process Technology Instrumentation is designed to teach students about various instrumentations used in the process industries. This text includes a variety of topics including, control loops, symbology, troubleshooting and safety systems. Each chapter contains objectives, key terms, a summary, review questions and activities to enhance the learning experience. Students will find this textbook to be a valuable resource throughout their process technology career. The Center for the Advancement of Process Technology (CAPT) currently offers several instructor manuals and student workbooks for their books. Currently these must be PURCHASED by the instructor or institution. These materials, order forms, and pricing, can be viewed and purchased at this website:

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Chapter 1: Introduction to Instrumentation Chapter 2: Process Variables, Elements and Instruments: PRESSURE Chapter 3: Process Variables, Elements and Instruments: TEMPERATURE Chapter 4: Process Variables, Elements and Instruments: LEVEL Chapter 5: Process Variables, Elements and Instruments: FLOW Chapter 6: Process Variables, Elements and Instruments: ANALYTICAL Chapter 7: Miscellaneous Measuring Devices Chapter 8: Introduction to Control Loops: Simple Loop Theory Chapter 9: Control Loops: Primary Sensors, Transmitters, and Transducers Chapter 10: Control Loops: Controllers and Final Control Element Overview Chapter 11: Control Loops: Control Valves and Regulators Chapter 12: Symbology: Process Diagrams and Instrument Sketching Chapter 13: Instrumentation Troubleshooting Chapter 14: Switches, Relays and Annunciators Chapter 15: Signal Transmission and Conversion Chapter 16: Controllers Chapter 17: Control Schemes Chapter 18: Advanced Control Schemes Chapter 19: Introduction to Digital Control Chapter 20: Programmable Logic Control (PLC) Chapter 21: Distributed Control System (DCS) Chapter 22: Instrument Power Supply Chapter 23: Emergency Shutdown (ESD), Interlocks, and Protective Devices Chapter 24: Instrumentation Malfunctions

Product Details

  • publication date: 21/04/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780137004133
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9780137004133
  • weight: 1007
  • ISBN10: 0137004133

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