Process dynamics 321

Module code CPN 321
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Application of the continuity equations, transport equations and phase relationships to describe time-dependent behaviour of processes. Linearisation and use of transfer functions.  Stability analysis, effect of dead time and inverse response. Elements of a control loop. Control principles and mechanisms.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites CIO 310#, CKN 321#
Contact time 3 tutorials per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Chemical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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