Comparison of methods for oscillation detection — Case study on a coal-fired power plant
Power Plants and Power Systems Control, Volume # 5 | Part# 1
Odgaard, Peter Fogh; Trangbaek, Klaus
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oscillation detection,coal-fired power plants
This paper compares a selection of methods for detecting oscillations in control loops. The methods are tested on measurement data from a coal-fired power plant, where some oscillations are occurring. Emphasis is put on being able to detect oscillations without having a system model and without using process knowledge. The tested methods show potential for detecting the oscillations, however, transient components in the signals cause false detections as well, motivating usage of models in order to remove the expected signals behavior.
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