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1. A method of controlling a load generated by a power generating system, comprising: receiving a signal indicative of a load demand at an input of a dynamic matrix controller (DMC);determining, by the dynamic matrix controller, a value of a control signal based on the signal indicative of the load demand and a model stored in a memory of the dynamic matrix controller, the model descriptive of a behavior of a process response at various loads;generating, by the dynamic matrix controller, the control signal;switching control of the load generated by the p...
1. A method of controlling a load generated by a power generating system, comprising: receiving a signal indicative of a load demand at an input of a dynamic matrix controller (DMC);determining, by the dynamic matrix controller, a value of a control signal based on the signal indicative of the load demand and a model stored in a memory of the dynamic matrix controller, the model descriptive of a behavior of a process response at various loads;generating, by the dynamic matrix controller, the control signal;switching control of the load generated by the power generating system from being based on a control signal generated by a PID (Proportional-Integral-Derivate) control routine within the power generating system, to being based on the DMC-generated control signal; andcontrolling the load generated by the power generating system based on the DMC-generated control signal. 2. The method of claim 1, further comprising receiving a signal indicative of a setpoint of a process variable used in the power generating system and a signal indicative of a current value of the process variable at additional inputs of the dynamic matrix controller; andwherein determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal is further based on the signal indicative of the setpoint of the process variable and the signal indicative of the current value of the process variable. 3. The method of claim 2, wherein: the process variable is a first process variable corresponding to a first section of the power generating system, the dynamic matrix controller is a first dynamic matrix controller, the model is a first model, the process response is a first process response, and the DMC-generated control signal is a first control signal; andthe method further comprises: receiving the signal indicative of the load demand, a signal indicative of a setpoint of a second process variable corresponding to a second section of the power generating system, and a signal indicative of a current value of the second process variable at inputs of a second dynamic matrix controller;determining, by the second dynamic matrix controller, a value of a second control signal based on the signal indicative of the load demand, the signal indicative of the setpoint of the second process variable, the signal indicative of the current value of the second process variable, and a second model stored in a memory of the second dynamic matrix controller, the second model descriptive of a second process response at various loads; andgenerating, by the second dynamic matrix controller, the second control signal; andcontrolling the load of the power generating system based on the first control signal and on the second control signal. 4. The method of claim 3, wherein the first section of the power generating system corresponds to one of a turbine or a boiler, and wherein the second section of the power generating system corresponds to the other one of the turbine or the boiler. 5. The method of claim 3, wherein one of the first process variable or the second process variable corresponds to a throttle pressure within the power generating system, and the other one of the first process variable or the second process variable corresponds to an amount of fuel delivered to the power generating system. 6. The method of claim 2, wherein determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal is further based on at least one additional signal, the at least one additional signal including at least one of (i) a signal that is indicative of a current value of a disturbance variable, or (ii) a signal that is indicative of a current value of a manipulated variable; andwherein each signal included in the at least one additional signal is received at a respective input of the dynamic matrix controller. 7. The method of claim 6, wherein determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal based on the at least one additional signal including the signal that is indicative of the current value of the disturbance variable comprises determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal based on a signal that is indicative of at least one of: an amount of soot, a steam temperature, or an amount of burner tilt. 8. The method of claim 1, further comprising: determining at least a portion of a configuration of the model based on parametric testing of at least a part of the power generating system; andstoring the model in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller. 9. The method of claim 1, further comprising modifying the model, storing the modified model in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller, generating a subsequent DMC-generated control signal based on the modified model, and controlling the load of the power generating system based on the subsequent DMC-generated control signal. 10. The method of claim 1, wherein determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal based on the model stored in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller and that is descriptive of a behavior of a process response for different loads comprises determining the value of the DMC-generated control signal based on a model that is stored in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller and that defines a relationship between a process variable, a manipulated variable, and the load demand. 11. A method of controlling a load of a power generating system, comprising: generating, by a first dynamic matrix controller, a first control signal based on a load demand and a first model stored in a memory of the first dynamic matrix controller, the first model descriptive of a behavior of a first process response at various loads;generating, by a second dynamic matrix controller, a second control signal based on the load demand and a second model stored in a memory of the second dynamic matrix controller, the second model descriptive of a behavior of a second process response at various loads; andcontrolling the load of the power generating system based on the first control signal and on the second control signal; andat least one of: switching the controlling of the load generated by the power generating system from being based on a third control signal generated by a PID (Proportional-Integral-Derivative) control routine within the power generating system, wherein the third control signal is based on the load demand, to being based on the first control signal generated by the first dynamic matrix controller; orswitching the controlling of the load generated by the power generating system from being based on the first control signal generated by the first dynamic matrix controller to being based on the third control signal generated by the PID control routine. 12. The method of claim 11, wherein controlling the load of the power generating system based on the first control signal and on the second control signal comprises: controlling one of a throttle pressure within the power generating system or an amount of fuel delivered to the power generating system based on the first control signal, andcontrolling the other one of the throttle pressure within the power generating system or the amount of fuel delivered to the power generating system based on the second control signal. 13. The method of claim 11, wherein: generating the first control signal is further based on a first variable corresponding to a first section of the power generating system; andgenerating the second control signal is further based on a second variable corresponding to a second section of the power generating system. 14. The method of claim 13, wherein: generating the first control signal based on the first variable corresponding to the first section of the power generating system comprises generating the first control signal based on the first variable corresponding to one of a turbine or a boiler of the power generating system; andgenerating the second control signal based on the second variable corresponding to the second section of the power generating system comprises generating the second control signal based on the second variable corresponding to the other one of the turbine or the boiler of the power generating system. 15. The method of claim 13, further comprising: receiving a signal indicative of a current value of the first variable and a signal indicative of a desired value of the first variable at the first dynamic matrix controller, andreceiving a signal indicative of a current value of the second variable and a signal indicative of a desired value of the second variable at the second dynamic matrix controller; andwherein: generating the first control signal further based on the first variable comprises generating the first control signal based on the signal indicative of the current value of the first variable and the signal indicative of the desired value of the first variable in conjunction with the load demand and the first model, andgenerating the second control signal further based on the second variable comprises generating the second control signal based on the signal indicative of the current value and the signal indicative of the desired value of the second variable in conjunction with the load demand and the second model. 16. The method of claim 15, wherein the first variable is a first process variable, the second variable is a second process variable, and at least one of: generating the first control signal is further based on a signal indicative of a current value of a first disturbance variable received at the first dynamic matrix controller;generating the first control signal is further based on a signal indicative of a current value of a first manipulated variable received at the first dynamic matrix controller;generating the second control signal is further based on a signal indicative of a current value of a second disturbance variable received at the second dynamic matrix controller; orgenerating the second control signal is further based on a signal indicative of a current value of a second manipulated variable received at the second dynamic matrix controller. 17. The method of claim 11, further comprising at least one of: modifying the first model, storing the modified first model in the memory of the first dynamic matrix controller, generating an updated first control signal based on the modified first model, and controlling the load of the power generating system based on the updated first control signal; ormodifying the second model, storing the modified second model in the memory of the second dynamic matrix controller, generating an updated second control signal based on the modified second model, and controlling the load of the power generating system based on the updated second control signal. 18. The method of claim 11, further comprising at least one of: obtaining first parametric data corresponding to the power generating system and generating the first model based on the first parametric data; orobtaining second parametric data corresponding to the power generating system and generating the second model based on at least one of the first parametric data or the second parametric data. 19. A power generating system, comprising: a dynamic matrix controller (DMC) including: an input to receive a signal indicative of a load demand for the power generating system,a memory storing a model that is descriptive of a behavior of a process response at various loads,a dynamic matrix control routine configured to determine a value of a control signal based on the model and a value of the load demand,an output to provide the control signal to control a load generated by the power generating system; anda switch for indicating: the load generated by the power generating system is to be controlled by the control signal provided by the output of the DMC instead of by a control signal provided by a Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) control entity; orthe load generated by the power generating system is to be controlled by the control signal provided by the PID control entity instead of the control signal provided by the output of the DMC. 20. The power generating system of claim 19, wherein: the input is a first input;the dynamic matrix controller further includes a second input to receive a signal indicative of a current value of a process variable used in the power generating system and a third input to receive a desired value of the process variable; andthe dynamic matrix control routine is configured to determine the value of the control signal provided by the output of the DMC based on the model, the value of the load demand, the current value of the process variable, and the desired value of the process variable. 21. The power generating system of claim 20, wherein the dynamic matrix control routine is configured to determine the value of the control signal provided by the output of the DMC based on the model, the value of the load demand, the current value of the process variable, the desired value of the process variable, and at least one of a current value of a disturbance variable or a current value of a manipulated variable used in the power generating system. 22. The power generating system of claim 21, wherein the current value of the disturbance variable corresponds to at least one of: an amount of soot blowing, a steam temperature, or an amount of burner tilt. 23. The power generating system of claim 20, wherein the dynamic matrix controller is a first dynamic matrix controller, the process variable is a first process variable, the model is a first model, the dynamic matrix control routine is a first dynamic matrix control routine, and the control signal provided by the output of the DMC is a first control signal; andwherein the power generating system further comprises a second dynamic matrix controller, the second dynamic matrix controller including: a first input to receive a signal indicative of a current value of a second process variable used in the power generating system,a second input to receive a signal indicative of a desired value of the second process variable,a third input to receive the signal indicative of the load demand,a memory storing a second model indicative of another process response at various loads,a second dynamic matrix control routine configured to determine a value of a second control signal based on the second model, the value of the load demand, the current value of the second process variable, and the desired value of the second process variable, andan output to provide the second control signal to control the load of the power generating system in conjunction with the first control signal. 24. The power generating system of claim 23, wherein the first dynamic matrix controller and the second dynamic matrix controller are sequentially activated. 25. The power generating system of claim 24, wherein a sequential activation of the first dynamic matrix controller and the second dynamic matrix controller is based on user input. 26. The power generating system of claim 19, further comprising a turbine and a boiler in fluid connection with the turbine; andwherein the control signal is provided by the output of the dynamic matrix controller to control one of a throttle pressure of the turbine or an amount of fuel delivered to the boiler. 27. The power generating system of claim 26, wherein the control signal is provided by the output of the dynamic matrix controller to control at least one of a valve, a fan, a mill, or a pump corresponding to the one of the throttle pressure of the turbine or the amount of fuel delivered to the boiler. 28. The power generating system of claim 26, wherein the switch is for indicating: the one of the throttle pressure of the turbine or the amount of fuel delivered to the boiler is to be controlled by the control signal provided by the output of the dynamic matrix controller, orthe one of the throttle pressure of the turbine or the amount of fuel delivered to the boiler is to be controlled by a control signal provided by the Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) control entity. 29. The power generating system of claim 26, wherein: the dynamic matrix controller is a first dynamic matrix controller, the model is a first model, the process response is a first process response, and the control signal provided by the output of the DMC is a first control signal; andthe power generating system further comprises a second dynamic matrix controller having an output providing a second control signal to control the other one of the throttle pressure of the turbine or the amount of fuel delivered to the boiler, the second control signal being based on a second model stored in a memory of the second dynamic matrix controller and the second model descriptive of a behavior of a second process response for different loads. 30. The power generating system of claim 19, wherein the model stored in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller is configured based on parametric testing. 31. The power generating system of claim 19, wherein the model stored in the memory of the dynamic matrix controller is modifiable in real-time.