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Automatic control engineering books

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Advances in Gain-Scheduling and Fault Tolerant Control Techniques by Damiano Rotondo Advances in Gain-Scheduling and Fault Tolerant Control Techniques

This thesis reports on novel methods for gain-scheduling and fault tolerant control (FTC). Furthermore, it presents two approaches to fault-tolerant control: the first is based on a robust polytopic controller design, while the second involves a reconfiguration of the reference...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Observer-Based Fault Estimation Techniques by Ke Zhang, Bin Jiang, Peng Shi, Vincent Cocquempot Observer-Based Fault Estimation Techniques
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This book investigates observer-fault estimation techniques in detail, while also highlighting recent research and findings regarding fault estimation. In turn, fault isolation is used to identify the location of the faulty component, while fault estimation is used to identify the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Stability and Performance of Control Systems with Actuator Saturation by Yuanlong Li Stability and Performance of Control Systems with Actuator Saturation

This monograph investigates the stability and performance of control systems subject to actuator saturation. The authors apply these treatments to the estimation of the domain of attraction and the finite-gain L2 performance by using the quadratic Lyapunov function and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2017

Proceedings of 2017 Chinese Intelligent Automation Conference by Zhidong Deng Proceedings of 2017 Chinese Intelligent Automation Conference

The topics include adaptive control, fuzzy control, neural network based control, knowledge based control, hybrid intelligent control, learning control, evolutionary mechanism based control, multi-sensor integration, failure diagnosis, reconfigurable control, and etc.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Introduction to Averaging Dynamics over Networks by Fabio Fagnani, Paolo Frasca Introduction to Averaging Dynamics over Networks
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This book deals with averaging dynamics, a paradigmatic example of network based dynamics in multi-agent systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/11/2017

RFID Protocol Design, Optimization, and Security for the Internet of Things by Alex X. (Professor, Michigan State University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, USA) Liu, Muhammad (Ass Shahzad RFID Protocol Design, Optimization, and Security for the Internet of Things
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This book covers the topic of RFID protocol design and optimization and the authors aim to demystify complicated RFID protocols and explain in depth the principles, techniques, and practices in designing and optimizing them.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

New Perspectives and Applications of Modern Control Theory In Honor of Alexander S. Poznyak by Julio Clempner New Perspectives and Applications of Modern Control Theory In Honor of Alexander S. Poznyak

This edited monograph contains research contributions on a wide range of topics such as stochastic control systems, adaptive control, sliding mode control and parameter identification methods. The book also covers applications of robust and adaptice control to chemical and biotechnological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/10/2017

Modeling, Simulation, and Control of a Medium-Scale Power System by Sisil Kumarawadu Modeling, Simulation, and Control of a Medium-Scale Power System

This book highlights the most important aspects of mathematical modeling, computer simulation, and control of medium-scale power systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

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Model-Reference Adaptive Control A Primer by Nhan T. Nguyen Model-Reference Adaptive Control A Primer

MATLAB (R) files supplied to assist in working through exercises and examples. Solutions manual pdf.
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 26/11/2017

The Inverted Pendulum in Control Theory and Robotics From theory to new innovations by Olfa (Full Professor, National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology (INSAT), University of Carthage, Tunisia) Boubaker The Inverted Pendulum in Control Theory and Robotics From theory to new innovations
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This book provides an overall picture of historical and current trends and developments in nonlinear control theory, based on the simple structure and rich nonlinear model of the inverted pendulum.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Energy, Information, Feedback, Adaptation, and Self-organization The Fundamental Elements of Life and Society by Spyros Tzafestas Energy, Information, Feedback, Adaptation, and Self-organization The Fundamental Elements of Life and Society

This unique book offers a comprehensive and integrated introduction to the five fundamental elements of life and society: energy, information, feedback, adaptation, and self-organization. It is divided into two parts. Part I is concerned with energy (definition, history, energy types,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Bio-Inspired Collaborative Intelligent Control and Optimization by Yongsheng Ding, Lei Chen, Kuangrong Hao Bio-Inspired Collaborative Intelligent Control and Optimization
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This book presents state-of-the-art research advances in the field of biologically inspired cooperative control theories and their applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/12/2017

Active Fault-Tolerant Control Systems A Behavioral System Theoretic Perspective by Tushar Jain, Joseph J. Yame, Dominique Sauter Active Fault-Tolerant Control Systems A Behavioral System Theoretic Perspective
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The book introduces novel algorithms for designing fault-tolerant control (FTC) systems using the behavioral system theoretic approach, and presents a demonstration of successful novel FTC mechanisms on several benchmark examples.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/12/2017

Feedback Control Theory for Dynamic Traffic Assignment by Pushkin Kachroo, Kaan M. A. Ozbay Feedback Control Theory for Dynamic Traffic Assignment
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This book develops a methodology for designing feedback control laws for dynamic traffic assignment (DTA) exploiting the introduction of new sensing and information-dissemination technologies to facilitate the introduction of real-time traffic management in intelligent transportation systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Neural Networks for Cooperative Control of Multiple Robot Arms by Shuai Li, Yinyan Zhang Neural Networks for Cooperative Control of Multiple Robot Arms
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This is the first book to focus on solving cooperative control problems of multiple robot arms using different centralized or distributed neural network models, presenting methods and algorithms together with the corresponding theoretical analysis and simulated examples.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

Mechatronics for Cultural Heritage and Civil Engineering by Erika Ottaviano Mechatronics for Cultural Heritage and Civil Engineering

This book presents recent advances in mechatronic and integrated monitoring and management systems with applications to architectural, archaeology survey, construction management and civil engineering. It consists of 16 chapters authored by recognized experts in a variety of fields including dynamics,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/01/2018

Chain Event Graphics by James Q. Smith, Christiane Gorgen, Rodrigo Collazo Chain Event Graphics
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A chain event graph (CEG) is an important generalization of the Bayesian Network (BN). BNs have been extremely useful for modeling discrete processes. However, they are not appropriate for all applications. Over the past six years or so, teams of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Digital Control Systems Theory, Hardware, and Software with MATLAB by Constantine H. Houpis, Gary B. Lamont, Stuart N. Sheldon Digital Control Systems Theory, Hardware, and Software with MATLAB
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Completely revised and updated, written to be understandable for students, and practical in its coverage, this new edition features a range of new engineering applications, such as control of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), wind turbine energy systems, and robotic systems....
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

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Intelligent Control Design and MATLAB Simulation by Jinkun Liu Intelligent Control Design and MATLAB Simulation

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to intelligent control system design, using MATLAB simulation to verify typical intelligent controller designs. It also uses real-world case studies that present the results of intelligent controller implementations to illustrate the successful application of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

Saturated Control of Linear Systems by Abdellah Benzaouia, Fouad Mesquine, Mohamed Benhayoun Saturated Control of Linear Systems
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This book deals with a combination of two main problems for the first time. They are saturation on control and on the rate (or increment) of the control, and the solution of unsymmetrical saturation on the control by LMIs. It...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

Packet-Based Control for Networked Control Systems A Co-Design Approach by Yun-Bo Zhao, Guo-Ping Liu, Yu Kang, Li Yu Packet-Based Control for Networked Control Systems A Co-Design Approach
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This book introduces a unique, packet-based co-design control framework for networked control systems. It then verifies the proposed control framework both theoretically and experimentally - the former using multiple control methodologies, and the latter using a unique online test rig...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/10/2017

Automating with SIMATIC S7-1500 Configuring, Programming and Testing with STEP 7 Professional by Hans Berger Automating with SIMATIC S7-1500 Configuring, Programming and Testing with STEP 7 Professional

In the book, the automation system is presented in detail. It describes the consistent control concept for controllers, HMI, and drives inside TIA portal based on SIMATIC S7 Professional V14. .
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Aerial Manipulation by Paul Oh, Stjepan Bogdan Aerial Manipulation
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Using knowledge from sensor data, insights are presented into the ways in which linear, robust, and adaptive control techniques can be applied in aerial manipulation so as to tackle the real-world problems faced by scholars and engineers in the design...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 15/09/2017

Intelligent IoT Projects in 7 Days by Agus Kurniawan Intelligent IoT Projects in 7 Days

Discover how to build your own Intelligent Internet of Things projects and bring a new degree of interconnectivity to your world. About This Book * Build intelligent and unusual IoT projects in just 7 days, * Create home automation, smart...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/09/2017

Test Automation Engineering Guide to the ISTQB Expert Level Certification by Andrew L. Pollner, Mark Fewster Test Automation Engineering Guide to the ISTQB Expert Level Certification
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

A First Course in Control System Design by Kamran (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA) Iqbal A First Course in Control System Design
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Discusses control systems design from a model-based perspective as applicable to single-input single-output systems. The emphasis in this book is on understanding and applying the techniques that enable the design of effective control systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

Process Control Theory and Applications by Jean-Pierre Corriou Process Control Theory and Applications

This reference book can be read at different levels, making it a powerful source of information. It presents most of the aspects of control that can help anyone to have a synthetic view of control theory and possible applications, especially...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Optimal Control of Energy Resources for State Estimation Over Wireless Channels by Alex S. Leong, Daniel E. Quevedo, Subhrakanti Dey Optimal Control of Energy Resources for State Estimation Over Wireless Channels
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This brief introduces wireless communications ideas and techniques into the study of networked control systems.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/08/2017

Making Things Talk, 3e by Tom Igoe Making Things Talk, 3e

The workbenches of hobbyists, hackers, and makers have become overrun with microcontrollers, computers-on-a-chip that power homebrewed video games, robots, toys, and more. In Making Things Talk, Tom Igoe, one of the creators of Arduino, shows how to make these gadgets...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2017

Advances in Variable Structure Systems and Sliding Mode Control-Theory and Applications by Shihua Li Advances in Variable Structure Systems and Sliding Mode Control-Theory and Applications

Relative academic disciplines include Automation, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Instrument Science and Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Computer Science and Technology, Transportation Engineering, Energy and Power Engineering, etc.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Arduino Project Handbook, Volume 2 25 More Practical Projects to Get You Started by Mark Geddes Arduino Project Handbook, Volume 2 25 More Practical Projects to Get You Started


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Optimization and Control of Dynamic Systems Foundations, Main Developments, Examples and Challenges by Henryk Gorecki Optimization and Control of Dynamic Systems Foundations, Main Developments, Examples and Challenges

This book offers a comprehensive presentation of optimization and polyoptimization methods. The examples included are taken from various domains: mechanics, electrical engineering, economy, informatics, and automatic control, making the book especially attractive. With the motto from general abstraction to practical...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Student Handbook for Discrete Mathematics with Ducks SRRSLEH by sarah-marie belcastro Student Handbook for Discrete Mathematics with Ducks SRRSLEH

Student Handbook for Discrete Mathematics with Ducks is a Student Reference, Review, Supplemental Learning, and Example Handbook (SRRSLEH) that mirrors the content of the author?s popular textbook Discrete Mathematics with Ducks (DMwD). This handbook provides a review of key material,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

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