Case Study Results

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Bioreactor Process Plant Powered by LabVIEW and CompactRIO
Creating a full-scale bioreactor process plant integrated with tablet-based monitoring and control to expose students to plant automation and sensor integration with mobile computing platforms.

Creating a Microgrid Energy Management System Using NI LabVIEW and DAQ
Meeting Singapore’s energy needs by exploring sustainable energy resources and enhancing the efficiency of the current supply system.

Siemens Wind Power Develops a Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulator for Wind Turbine Control System Software Testing
Improving the automated testing of frequent software releases of Siemens wind turbine control systems as well as testing and verifying the wind turbine control system components in the development phase. ...

Simulation of Smart Power Distribution Grid
Creating a test environment for smart switching and protection devices, where faults in electricity grid can be simulated and remediation strategies can be verified.

Using NI CompactRIO to Design a Maximum Power Point Tracking Controller for Solar Energy Applications
Developing a power electronics control system to locate and track the maximum power point of a photovoltaic (PV) array and efficiently transfer power from the solar cells to the load under varying environmental ...

Controlling a Hardware-in-the-Loop Grid Simulator for the World’s Most Powerful Renewable Energy Test Facility
Providing energy companies and graduate students a state-of-the-art facility to test both the mechanical and electrical characteristics of a hardware innovation prototype for any energy resource on a utility ...

Oil Well Fracture Pump Monitoring and Analysis Using LabVIEW and NI RIO Technology
Building an advanced monitoring system that can survive being mounted directly to an oil well servicing pump in a rugged environment while performing advanced analysis on sensor data.

National Grid UK Prepares Today for the Grid of Tomorrow
"The modern grid comes with new engineering challenges. In the United Kingdom, as renewable energy resources are being used to supplement fossil fuel production, power quality issues are surfacing. Combine ...

Testing Wind Turbines for Noise Emissions With NI LabVIEW
Providing a standardized test system to measure the noise impact of wind turbines to comply with IEC 61400-11 and other standards.

Increasing Hydroturbine Operating Revenue by Challenging Cavitation Limits
Limits on operation of hydropower machinery are often caused by the presence of cavitation; i.e. the formation and collapse of vaporous bubbles. Cavitation can be highly detrimental to the machinery, and ...