Improved plant performance through instrumentation technical papers composing the proceedings of the 1988 spring conference and exhibit, April 11-13, Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Published by The Society in Research Triangle Park, NC .

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  • Chemical process control -- Instruments -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementsponsored by Chemical and Petroleum Division of the Instrument Society of America.
SeriesInstrumentation in the chemical and petroleum industries,, v. 20
ContributionsInstrument Society of America. Chemical and Petroleum Industries Division.
LC ClassificationsTP157 .I55 vol. 20, TP155.75 .I55 vol. 20
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Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2116979M
ISBN 101556171056
LC Control Number88173251

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