# On the Temperature Control for a Test Case Short Pipe Network Central Heating System

### Nikolaos D. Kouvakas, Fotis N. Koumboulis

#### Abstract

In the present paper the mathematical representation of a test case central heating system with a short pipng network, three radiators and one boiler heating two apartments is developed in the form of a nonlinear model. A linear dynamic controller achieving independent apartment temperature control and being unaffected from the external temperature is proposed. The controller is developed on the basis of a linear approximant. The closed loop performance is tested through simulations on the original nonlinear model.

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#### Paper Citation

#### in Harvard Style

D. Kouvakas N. and N. Koumboulis F. (2012). **On the Temperature Control for a Test Case Short Pipe Network Central Heating System** . In *Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics - Volume 1: ICINCO,* ISBN 978-989-8565-21-1, pages 622-627. DOI: 10.5220/0004048506220627

#### in Bibtex Style

@conference{icinco12,

author={Nikolaos D. Kouvakas and Fotis N. Koumboulis},

title={On the Temperature Control for a Test Case Short Pipe Network Central Heating System},

booktitle={Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics - Volume 1: ICINCO,},

year={2012},

pages={622-627},

publisher={SciTePress},

organization={INSTICC},

doi={10.5220/0004048506220627},

isbn={978-989-8565-21-1},

}

#### in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics - Volume 1: ICINCO,

TI - On the Temperature Control for a Test Case Short Pipe Network Central Heating System

SN - 978-989-8565-21-1

AU - D. Kouvakas N.

AU - N. Koumboulis F.

PY - 2012

SP - 622

EP - 627

DO - 10.5220/0004048506220627