He shared with me that this 4th edition is nearly a 1000 pages long and is a complete rewrite of the 1994 3rd edition. Greg noted that a lot has happened and he has learned a lot in the last 20 years. The book shows how lambda tuning and external reset feedback (e.g. DeltaV Dynamic Reset Limit) can be used to overcome challenges associated with lag-dominance, cascade control, slow valves, interactions, nonlinearities, resonance, and valve position control.
This book will be available this fall and I will update the post when it is available for ordering. If you are interested in knowing when it will be available follow Greg in Twitter and/or connect with him in LinkedIn and he’ll share the news with you.
Here is the current draft of the preface from the book to better understand the scope of the changes: Continue Reading ▶