Discover Actionable Insights from Historical Process Data

Course Id:  SLM105   |   Duration:  1.00 day(s)   |   CEUs Awarded:  0.7   |   Level:  Introductory

Course Objective

Aspen ProMV finds the independent driving forces affecting process performance and effectively extracts actionable insights from available historical data. Learn how to use this desktop software on your historical process data to:

  • Improve understanding of key process relationships
  • Troubleshoot and correct recurring process problems
  • Optimize process performance


Engineers/ scientists responsible for process troubleshooting, control and optimization


  • Clear guidance on fundamental topics
  • Multivariate analysis workflows
  • Hands-on software labs
  • Experienced instructor-guided demonstration


Some familiarity with empirical modeling is helpful but not essential.

Class Schedule

Class Agenda

SLM105: Discover Actionable Insights from Historical Process Data

  • The fundamentals of Principal Component Analysis (PCA) and Projection to Latent Structures (PLS)
  • Application to learning from historical process data
  • Application to process troubleshooting from historical data
  • Application to process optimization using models from historical data
  • Software labs to learn the key workflows
  • Q&A as we go

Aspen Technology, Inc. awards Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for training classes conducted by our organization. One CEU is granted for every 10 hours of class participation.