Daily Archives: July 11, 2018

What is PID Control and How Does it Work?

We use control loops all the time. For instance, it is much easier to place an object on a tabletop with your eyes open than it is with the eyes closed. The eyes provide us with visual feedback to control the hand to place the object in the required position on the tabletop without error. In the same way, modern industrial controls regulate processes as a part of a control loop. The user sends a set point request to the controller, which then compares it to a measured feedback. The difference between Read more [...]