Article | The 48th Scandinavian Conference on Simulation and Modeling (SIMS 2007); 30-31 October; 2007; Göteborg (Särö) | Ontology Approach for Co-Use of 3D Plant Modelling and Large Scale Process Simulation

Title:
Ontology Approach for Co-Use of 3D Plant Modelling and Large Scale Process Simulation
Author:
Marko Luukkainen: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland Tommi Karhela: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland
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Year:
2007
Conference:
The 48th Scandinavian Conference on Simulation and Modeling (SIMS 2007); 30-31 October; 2007; Göteborg (Särö)
Issue:
027
Article no.:
020
Pages:
166-172
No. of pages:
7
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2007-12-21
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


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Traditionally plant design- and process simulation applications are separated; but increasing use of simulation to support design and validation drives to find means for integration. We propose an ontology-based method for combining 3D plant modelling; large scale process simulation; and visualization. The use of ontologies allows clear distinction of a plant model and a simulation model; which enables multiple simulation models and simulation types to be used with the same plant model. Another contribution is that the same user interface and same visualization techniques can be used with different simulators.

Keywords: 3D Industrial plant modelling; process simulation; visualization; ontology

The 48th Scandinavian Conference on Simulation and Modeling (SIMS 2007); 30-31 October; 2007; Göteborg (Särö)

Author:
Marko Luukkainen, Tommi Karhela
Title:
Ontology Approach for Co-Use of 3D Plant Modelling and Large Scale Process Simulation
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The 48th Scandinavian Conference on Simulation and Modeling (SIMS 2007); 30-31 October; 2007; Göteborg (Särö)

Author:
Marko Luukkainen, Tommi Karhela
Title:
Ontology Approach for Co-Use of 3D Plant Modelling and Large Scale Process Simulation
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