Publisher DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-64241-7.50122-1
Title: Global Optimization of Superstructures and Decision Support via a universally applicable Optimization Tool
Language: English
Authors: Zimmermann, Kristina 
Fieg, Georg 
Issue Date: Jan-2018
Source: Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (44): 763-768 (2018-01)
Part of Series: Computer aided chemical engineering 
Abstract (english): The simulation-based multi-objective structural and parameter optimization of continuous chemical production processes is a complex task. To provide a universally applicable optimization tool, the Advanced Process Optimizer was developed and intensively tested in cooperation with different industrial partners over several years. The superstructure can be directly built in a commercial flowsheet simulator. The resulting Generalized Disjunctive Programming formulation of the optimization problem was handled through a combination of newly developed and adapted methods. In order to validate the efficiency of the developed optimization tool the example of a dimethyl ether production process was chosen. The optimization results are compared to a reference solution achieved by conventional approaches and show a significant reduction of both the investment and operating costs.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11420/2527
ISBN: 978-044464241-7
ISSN: 1570-7946
Institute: Prozess- und Anlagentechnik V-4 
Type: InBuch (Kapitel / Teil einer Monographie)
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