Case Study Results

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Using CompactRIO and LabVIEW to Monitor and Control a Compact Spherical Tokamak for Plasma Research
Creating a small, cost-effective tokamak for the approximately 300 plasma research centers in the world to use for exploring magnetic confinement fusion, and to actively speed up the development of fusion ...

Using NI CompactDAQ, CompactRIO, and LabVIEW to Create a Reliable, Cost Effective Energy Solution for Smart Grids
Creating a system for real-time forecasting of intermittent solar power and coordinated energy management.

Valve Leakage Detection in Industrial Pumps
Reducing human exposure to hazardous environments by developing a system to perform maintenance inspections on industrial mud pumps used in oil and gas exploration.

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.

NI LabVIEW and CompactRIO Keep Power Plants Online
Developing a cost-effective and reliable system to monitor power plant machinery in Croatia.

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 ...

Pilot Plant Control of Heating Systems Using NI LabVIEW and NI CompactRIO
Developing a versatile control system to operate a pilot plant to test heating systems in buildings, providing realistic experimental testing and simulation of current and future energy technologies.

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. ...

Using CompactRIO and LabVIEW to Develop an Automated Test Bench for Switchgear Life Testing
Automating a mechanical endurance/life test for circuit breakers and associated products by developing a test bench that has multiple independent test stations, can be expanded without disturbing the tests ...

Ensuring the Safety and Performance of Small-Scale Wind-Turbines With NI CompactRIO
Creating a stand-alone, unified platform to acquire and analyze data that certifies small-scale wind turbine efficiency, operation, and structural integrity.