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Soft Sensor based on Adaptive Linear Network for Distillation Process

by Asha Rani, Vijander Singh, J. R. P Gupta
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 36 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2011
Authors: Asha Rani, Vijander Singh, J. R. P Gupta
10.5120/4458-6244

Asha Rani, Vijander Singh, J. R. P Gupta . Soft Sensor based on Adaptive Linear Network for Distillation Process. International Journal of Computer Applications. 36, 1 ( December 2011), 39-45. DOI=10.5120/4458-6244

@article{ 10.5120/4458-6244,
author = { Asha Rani, Vijander Singh, J. R. P Gupta },
title = { Soft Sensor based on Adaptive Linear Network for Distillation Process },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { December 2011 },
volume = { 36 },
number = { 1 },
month = { December },
year = { 2011 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 39-45 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume36/number1/4458-6244/ },
doi = { 10.5120/4458-6244 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A Asha Rani
%A Vijander Singh
%A J. R. P Gupta
%T Soft Sensor based on Adaptive Linear Network for Distillation Process
%J International Journal of Computer Applications
%@ 0975-8887
%V 36
%N 1
%P 39-45
%D 2011
%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

The main objective in refining units is to keep the product quality within specifications in the faces of disturbances. Online measurements of product composition using composition analyser are neither easy nor economically viable. In an effort to overcome these difficulties various soft sensors are designed in the recent years. In this research work, the authors have proposed the design of neural network based soft sensor for two types of chemical processes i.e. reactive distillation process and multicomponent distillation process. The designed soft sensor is based on adaptive linear network, Adaline and is used to infer the product composition from the temperature profile of the respective processes. For a comparative study Levenberg Marquardt based artificial neural network soft sensor is also designed. It is observed from the results that the Adaline based soft sensor is more efficient in comparison to LM based ANN soft sensor in terms of accuracy, time taken for training and memory usage.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Adaline soft sensor LM soft sensor Reactive distillation process Multicomponent distillation