Chapter 7. Automating a Sorption Apparatus

  1. William Smothers
  1. M. D. Rasmussen1 and
  2. M. Akinc2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320235.ch7

Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10

Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10

How to Cite

Rasmussen, M. D. and Akinc, M. (1984) Automating a Sorption Apparatus, in Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320235.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    E. F. Johnson Co. 299 Johnson Ave., Waseca, MN 56093

  2. 2

    Ames Laboratory, USDOE Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA 50011

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374177

Online ISBN: 9780470320235

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Keywords:

  • gravimetric sorption;
  • isothermal liquid;
  • microcomputert;
  • yttrium hydroxynitrate hydrate powder;
  • closed-cycle sorption

Summary

A gravimetric sorption aparatus was automated. The instrumentation used, interfacing involved, and software development technique regarding this apparatus are discussed. Some of the results obtained with this equipment are presented to illustrate the control characteristics and capabilities of the system.