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HCD

An Approach to Human Centered Design Makes Automation Easier

Human Centered Design (HCD), also known as User Centered Design (UCD), is the science of stripping away complexity and letting humans do what humans need to do with any given application or device. read...

Technical White Paper

Intrinsically Safe Ethernet for the Hazardous Area

Fast communication based on Ethernet is standard in the automation industry and results in a highly synchronized production operation. read...

ISO 15926

Lifecycle Data for Process Plant

ISO 15926 is fast becoming the standard for interoperability and collaboration between complex data models of all types, including both 2D and 3D data models. read...

Fieldbus Foundation

The Business Value Proposition of Control in the Field

This paper discusses one main differentiator between FF, Profibus and Hart: Control in the Field. read...

Green Energy Applications Guide

Specifying Gas Flow Meters Pollution Reduction Applications

The Green Energy Applications Guide describes several applications where FCI flow meters, flow switches and level switches are typically installed. read...

ELN Drives Collaborative Research at Kalexsyn

Paper Free from Day One

A perennial problem for organization s implementing electronic laborator y notebooks (ELNs) is convincing scientists to abandon paper notebooks. read...

The Discrete Element

Modeling Pneumatic Conveying and Hopper Discharge

Solid handling and processing are important operations in a wide range of industries. Modeling the flow of these solids employing continuum approach has proved to be a challenge for the researchers. read...

Intelligent Sensor Management

Achieving PAT Goals with Process Analytics Equipment

How to improve pH and dissolved oxygen measurement in bioreactors, as well as in product purification and downstream processing. read...

Project Pressures Increase Across the Plant Lifecycle

Migration Path to DeltaV Version 11

Today, I/O accounts for almost 30 percent of all DCS hardware sales. The installed cost is even greater. I/O on demand represents an opportunity to reduce these costs. read...