Data Research, Vol. 5, Issue 2, Oct  2021, Pages 12-27; DOI: https://doi.org/10.31058/j.data.2021.52002 https://doi.org/10.31058/j.data.2021.52002

Software Development of Distributed Control System-Based Sugar Mill Using Visual Studio. Net

Data Research, Vol. 5, Issue 2, Oct  2021, Pages 12-27.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31058/j.data.2021.52002

Hsu Myat Tin Swe 1* , Thae Nu Wah 2 , Phyo Sandar Win 1 , Hla Myo Tun 3

1 Department of Electronic Engineering, Technological University (Taungoo), Taungoo, Myanmar

2 Department of Electronic Engineering, Technological University (Mawlamyine), Mawlamyine, Myanmar

3 Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Yangon Technological University, Yangon, Myanmar

Received: 25 October 2021; Accepted: 10 November 2021; Published: 17 November 2021

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Abstract

This research aims to develop the simulation software for the sugar manufacturing factory. The current research project is based on the implementation of distributed control system based sugar mill using Visual Studio.net. The affination stage, carbonatation stage, and crystallization stage are accomplished to implement according to the software simulation anchored in the real sugar manufacturing factory. The client-server model is more suitable for this research. In this research, the simulation of the whole process is described by using Visual Basic.Net programming under Visual Studio 2008 software. The existing DCS can be divided into two sections: the first one is cheap and inflexible control and the second one is expensive but it is flexible control system. This research goes in front of cheap and flexible distributed control system.

Keywords

DCS, Sugar Mill, Visual Studio.Net, Software Development, Advanced Industrial Automation

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