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Adding realism to simulated measurements and actuators

Rosén, Christian LU ; Rieger, L.; Jeppsson, Ulf LU and Vanrolleghem, P.A. (2008) In Water Science and Technology 57(3). p.337-344
Abstract
In this paper, we propose a statistical theoretical framework for incorporation of sensor and actuator faults in dynamic simulations of wastewater treatment operation. Sensor and actuator faults and failures are often neglected in simulations for control strategy development and testing, although it is well known that they represent a significant obstacle for realising control at full-scale facilities. The framework for incorporating faults and failures is based on Markov chains and displays the appealing property of easy transition of sensor and actuator history into a model for fault generation. The paper briefly describes Markov theory and how this is used together with models for sensor and actuator dynamics to achieve a realistic... (More)
In this paper, we propose a statistical theoretical framework for incorporation of sensor and actuator faults in dynamic simulations of wastewater treatment operation. Sensor and actuator faults and failures are often neglected in simulations for control strategy development and testing, although it is well known that they represent a significant obstacle for realising control at full-scale facilities. The framework for incorporating faults and failures is based on Markov chains and displays the appealing property of easy transition of sensor and actuator history into a model for fault generation. The paper briefly describes Markov theory and how this is used together with models for sensor and actuator dynamics to achieve a realistic simulation of measurements and actuators. (Less)
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actuators, benchmark model, Markov chains, modelling, sensors, wastewater
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Water Science and Technology
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57
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3
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337 - 344
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IWA Publishing
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0273-1223
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10.2166/wst.2008.130
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English
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  abstract     = {In this paper, we propose a statistical theoretical framework for incorporation of sensor and actuator faults in dynamic simulations of wastewater treatment operation. Sensor and actuator faults and failures are often neglected in simulations for control strategy development and testing, although it is well known that they represent a significant obstacle for realising control at full-scale facilities. The framework for incorporating faults and failures is based on Markov chains and displays the appealing property of easy transition of sensor and actuator history into a model for fault generation. The paper briefly describes Markov theory and how this is used together with models for sensor and actuator dynamics to achieve a realistic simulation of measurements and actuators.},
  author       = {Rosén, Christian and Rieger, L. and Jeppsson, Ulf and Vanrolleghem, P.A.},
  issn         = {0273-1223},
  keyword      = {actuators,benchmark model,Markov chains,modelling,sensors,wastewater},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {3},
  pages        = {337--344},
  publisher    = {IWA Publishing},
  series       = {Water Science and Technology},
  title        = {Adding realism to simulated measurements and actuators},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.2166/wst.2008.130},
  volume       = {57},
  year         = {2008},
}