Year 2018, Volume 5 , Issue 2, Pages 107 - 114 2018-10-20

Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink

Suleyman Karacan [1]


Biodiesel is a renewable fuel source that consist of alkyl esters obtained from vegetable oil and animal fats. Biodiesel is typically produced via transesterification, which is the reaction of vegetable oils with a short-chain alcohol to produce alkyl esters and glycerol by using an appropriate catalyst. Reactive distillation is integrated operations that conveniently combine reaction and separation into a single unit. It is an effective alternative to the traditional combination of reactor and separation units especially when involving in reversible reactions, such as vegetable oil transesterification, or consecutive chemical reactions. Biodiesel production process by reactive distillation is a high degree nonlinear structure and multi-input and multi-output system. Because of this state, reactive distillation systems should be controlled. In this study, reboiler heat duty   used as a manipulated variable to control the temperature of the bottom product. Model Predictive Control (MPC) was carried out and control results was satisfactorily obtained.
Reactive distillation, biodiesel, simulation, MPC
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering, Chemical
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Author: Suleyman Karacan (Primary Author)
Institution: ANKARA UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : October 20, 2018

Bibtex @research article { ijeat437998, journal = {International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies}, issn = {}, eissn = {2548-060X}, address = {editor.ijeat@gmail.com}, publisher = {İlker ÖRS}, year = {2018}, volume = {5}, pages = {107 - 114}, doi = {10.31593/ijeat.437998}, title = {Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink}, key = {cite}, author = {Karacan, Suleyman} }
APA Karacan, S . (2018). Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink. International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies , 5 (2) , 107-114 . DOI: 10.31593/ijeat.437998
MLA Karacan, S . "Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink". International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies 5 (2018 ): 107-114 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ijeat/issue/39866/437998>
Chicago Karacan, S . "Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink". International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies 5 (2018 ): 107-114
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ISNAD Karacan, Suleyman . "Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink". International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies 5 / 2 (October 2018): 107-114 . https://doi.org/10.31593/ijeat.437998
AMA Karacan S . Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink. IJEAT. 2018; 5(2): 107-114.
Vancouver Karacan S . Biodiesel production using reactive distillation column: Real time model predictive control in Matlab Simulink. International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies. 2018; 5(2): 114-107.