• ISA Books—Unbiased Technical Information from Industry Experts

    ISA books bring you the most authoritative technical resources in automation. Relying on subject-matter experts in the field to write and review books on current and emerging technologies and applications, ISA provides a variety of titles for engineers, technicians, managers, sales and marketing professionals, and academics.

    Written and reviewed by experts in their fields, these authoritative and thorough technical publications focus on real world application of technologies and methodologies with the necessary theory for a complete understanding of the subject.

     

    Featured Titles

    Performance-based Fire and Gas Systems Engineering Handbook

    By Austin Bryan, Elizabeth Smith, and Kevin Mitchell

    With the release of the ISA-TR84.00.07 technical report on performance-based design of fire and gas detection systems for process industries, risk-based techniques for detector placement have become prevalent... more

    The Tao of Measurement: A Philosophical View of Flow and Sensors

    By Jesse Yoder and Dick Morley

    This book deals with the past, present, and future of flow, sensors, and measurement. It is called The Tao of Measurement because, like the Tao itself, it reveals the underlying principles of flow and measurement.… more

    The Value of Automation: The Best Investment an Industrial Company Can Make

    By Peter G. Martin, Ph.D.

    Industrial automation systems have the potential to be one of the most value-generating vehicles available to industrial companies. Unfortunately, not all managers of industrial companies perceive automation systems that way… more

    Advances in Reactor Measurement and Control

    By Gregory K. McMillan

    Written from a practical perspective, this book underscores how control system design can address the different process responses and fundamental characteristics of… more

    Wireless Control Foundation: Continuous and Discrete Control for the Process Industry

    By Terrence Blevins, Deji Chen, Mark Nixon, Willy Wojsznis

    In this book, the authors address the wireless communication concepts and terminology that are needed to apply wireless control in the process industry… more

    Good Tuning: A Pocket Guide, 4th EdGood Tuning: A Pocket Guide, Fourth Edition

    By Gregory K. McMillan

    Every practicing instrument, process control and process engineer will want to have this practical and to-the-point pocket guide on good tuning. more