Lees, M. J. and Taylor, C. James and Young, Peter C. and Chotai, Arunkumar (1998) Modelling and PIP control design for open top chambers. Control Engineering Practice, 6 (10). pp. 1209-1216. ISSN 0967-0661Full text not available from this repository.
The paper first describes the identification of a control model for carbon dioxide concentration in an open-top chamber (OTC) used in plant physiology atmospheric change experiments. This model is then employed in the design of a gain-scheduled controller utilising the Proportional-Integral-Plus (PIP) control design methodology developed by Young et al. (1987). The system has been evaluated in a number of field trials, yielding good control, well within the required design specifications.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Control Engineering Practice|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Model-based control ; predictive control ; optimal control ; scheduling algorithms ; pulse-width modulation ; time delay ; feedforward control ; Monte Carlo simulation|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre|
Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering
|Deposited On:||10 Feb 2009 11:29|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 15:52|
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