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Process Model

  • John Pittner
  • Marwan A. Simaan
Chapter
Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)

Abstract

This chapter presents a mathematical model suitable for the development of a controller for the tandem cold metal rolling process. A comprehensive model is developed and put into the form of state and output equations. The model is verified by simulation, the results of which are compared to the results of simulations based on a model that is recognized as a benchmark standard for verification.

Keywords

Work Roll Roll Force Strip Thickness Neutral Plane Forward Slip 
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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. Electrical & Computer EngineeringUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer ScienceUniversity of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA

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