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Carl J Staab: Automatic fault detection and recovery system which provides stability and continuity of operation in an industrial multiprocessor control. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, March 15, 1983: US04377000 (97 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor computer control system for a process includes at least two central processors and respectively associated input/output systems. Control system faults are detected and a bootstrap microprocessor is triggered into its fault detector and recovery mode. The output control signals are p ...


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John W Gomola, Theodore C Giras, William G Wood, Richard E Putman, Rodney E Gilbreath, John S Deliyannides, Terry B Cullen, F David Jones, Warren A Edblad, Frank E Wallace: Digital computer monitored and/or operated system or process which is structured for operation with an improved automatic programming process and system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, July 29, 1980: US04215406 (94 worldwide citation)

An industrial production or other operational system is established by connecting apparatus which implements system operations to a digital computer system using an interface system. Machine readable definitions of events, of executable jobs, and of system variables are prepared for computer entry a ...


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John W Gomola, William G Wood, F David Jones, Frank E Wallace, Ross T Marano: Combined file and directory system for a process control digital computer system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, July 29, 1980: US04215407 (86 worldwide citation)

An industrial production or other operational system is established by connecting apparatus which implements system operations to a digital computer system using an interface system. Machine readable definitions of events, of executable jobs, and of system variables are prepared for computer entry a ...


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Janos M Beer: Low NOx rich-lean combustor especially useful in gas turbines. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, July 11, 1989: US04845940 (75 worldwide citation)

A combustor capable of reducing the noxious emissions such as fuel bound and thermal nitrogen oxide products, during combustion of high nitrogen bearing and high aromatic content fuels is disclosed. The combustor includes a plurality of substantially concentric pipes defining annular passages with a ...


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Lyle F Martz, Roy W Kiscaden, Robert Uram: Gas turbine and steam turbine combined cycle electric power generating plant having a coordinated and hybridized control system and an improved factory based method for making and testing combined cycle and other power plants and control systems therefor. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, June 19, 1984: US04455614 (67 worldwide citation)

A combined cycle electric power plant includes in interconnected relationship a steam turbine, two gas turbines, three electric generators, two heat recovery steam generators, a hybrid computer control system, a plant protection system and various items of auxiliary equipment. A computerized simulat ...


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Robert A Yannone, Terry J Reed: System and method for monitoring and controlling operation of industrial gas turbine apparatus and gas turbine electric power plants preferably with a digital computer control system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, August 11, 1981: US04283634 (66 worldwide citation)

A hybrid digital computer gas turbine power plant control system which may operate in a multiple control loop arrangement is provided with selected process variable monitoring and control and turbine system failure detection means. More specifically, open, shorted, grounded and reversed thermocouple ...


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Warren A Edblad, John W Gomola, Frank E Wallace, William G Wood, F David Jones: Digital computer monitored system or process which is configured with the aid of an improved automatic programming system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, October 7, 1980: US04227245 (64 worldwide citation)

An industrial production or other operational system is established by connecting apparatus which implements system operations to a digital computer system using an interface system. Machine readable definitions of events, of executable jobs, and of system variables are prepared for computer entry a ...


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John W Gomola, Theodore C Giras, William G Wood, Richard E Putman, Rodney E Gilbreath, John S Deliyannides, Terry B Cullen, F David Jones: Digital computer monitored and/or operated system or process which is structured for operation with an improved automatic programming process and system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, June 21, 1983: US04389706 (63 worldwide citation)

An industrial production or other operational system is established by connecting apparatus which implements system operation to a digital computer system using an interface system. Machine readable definitions of events, of executable jobs, and of system variables are prepared for computer entry an ...


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Theodore C Giras, John F Reuther: System and method for operating industrial gas turbine apparatus and gas turbine electric power plants preferably with a digital computer control system. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, December 29, 1981: US04308463 (60 worldwide citation)

A gas turbine power plant is provided with an industrial gas turbine which drives a rotating brushless exciter generator coupled to a power system through a breaker. One or more of the turbine-generator plants are operated by a hybrid digital computer control system during sequenced startup, synchro ...


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Donald F Furgerson: Computer monitored or controlled system which may be modified and de-bugged on-line by one not skilled in computer programming. Westinghouse Electric, E F Possessky, August 6, 1985: US04533997 (57 worldwide citation)

A computer monitored or controlled system is equipped with an interactive debugging system which enables a systems engineer to modify the system configuration in a simple manner. At any time, the systems engineer may obtain from the system a complete, understandable description of the system's prese ...