International Science Index


327

Industrial Compressor Anti-Surge Computer Control

Abstract:The paper presents a compressor anti-surge control system, that results in maximizing compressor throughput with pressure standard deviation reduction, increased safety margin between design point and surge limit line and avoiding possible machine surge. Alternative control strategies are presented.
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