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Automatic control engineering books

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Limits of Stability and Stabilization of Time-Delay Systems A Small-Gain Approach by Jing Zhu, Tian Qi, Dan Ma, Jie Chen Limits of Stability and Stabilization of Time-Delay Systems A Small-Gain Approach
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This authored monograph presents a study on fundamental limits and robustness of stability and stabilization of time-delay systems, with an emphasis on time-varying delay, robust stabilization, and newly emerged areas such as networked control and multi-agent systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/02/2018

Fractional-order Modeling of Nuclear Reactor: From Subdiffusive Neutron Transport to Control-oriented Models A Systematic Approach by Vishwesh Vyawahare, Paluri S. V. Nataraj Fractional-order Modeling of Nuclear Reactor: From Subdiffusive Neutron Transport to Control-oriented Models A Systematic Approach
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This book addresses the topic of fractional-order modeling of nuclear reactors. Approaching neutron transport in the reactor core as anomalous diffusion, specifically subdiffusion, it starts with the development of fractional-order neutron telegraph equations. Using a systematic approach, the book then...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/02/2018

Chain Event Graphs by James Q. Smith, Christiane Gorgen, Rodrigo Collazo Chain Event Graphs
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? Written by some major contributors to the development of this class of graphical models, Chain Event Graphs introduces a viable and straightforward new tool for statistical inference, model selection and learning techniques. The book extends established technologies used in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

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: 23/01/2018

Energy, Information, Feedback, Adaptation, and Self-organization The Fundamental Elements of Life and Society by Spyros G 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: 15/01/2018

Networking Vehicles to Everything Evolving Automotive Solutions by Markus Mueck, Ingolf Karls Networking Vehicles to Everything Evolving Automotive Solutions
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Communication between vehicles and infrastructure will enable an entirely new way of managing traffic, reducing accidents, and increasing citizens' quality of life. Networking Vehicles to Everything provides a 360-degree overview of networking vehicle technology. This informational account also covers challenges,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Stability and Performance of Control Systems with Actuator Saturation by Yuanlong Li, Zongli Lin Stability and Performance of Control Systems with Actuator Saturation
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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: 30/12/2017

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: 28/12/2017

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Soft-Computing-Based Nonlinear Control Systems Design by Uday Pratap (Madhav Institute of Technology and Science India) Singh Soft-Computing-Based Nonlinear Control Systems Design

Examines the practical applications of control theory and its applications in problem solving to fields including economics, environmental management, and financial modelling. Featuring a wide range of topics, such as fuzzy logic, nature-inspired algorithms, and cloud computing, this book is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Fast Uncovering of Graph Communities on a Chip Toward Scalable Community Detection on Multicore and Manycore Platforms by Ananth Kalyanaraman, et al. Fast Uncovering of Graph Communities on a Chip Toward Scalable Community Detection on Multicore and Manycore Platforms
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This monograph delves into the problem of community detection, which is one of the most widely used graph operations toward scientific discovery. It presents a detailed review and analysis of some of the leading computational methods and implementations developed for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Switched Positive Linear Systems by Franco Blanchini, Patrizio Colaneri, Maria Elena Valcher Switched Positive Linear Systems
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Switched Positive Linear Systems studies the stability, performance evaluation, stabilization via switching control, and optimal control of (continuous-time and linear) positive switched systems. It provides a review of the results that have already been established in the literature.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Autonomous Technologies Applications That Matter by William C. Messner Autonomous Technologies Applications That Matter

Over the years, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Challenges in the United States have galvanized interest in autonomous cars, making them a real possibility in the mind of the public, but autonomous and unmanned vehicles have been increasingly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Automation Made Easy Everything You Wanted to Know About Automation-and Need to Ask by Automation Made Easy Everything You Wanted to Know About Automation-and Need to Ask

Provides a basic functional understanding in the field of industrial automation. This book is suitable for executives, business managers, information technologists, accountants, maintenance professionals, operators, and production planners. It provides an in-depth overview for people new to the field who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/03/2018

The Value of Automation The Best Investment an Industrial Company Can Make by Peter G. Martin The Value of Automation The Best Investment an Industrial Company Can Make

Drawing on 35 years of experience, the author examines the shortcomings in the current industrial business practices that have resulted in the under utilization and under appreciation of industrial automation systems and provides prescriptions on how these shortcomings can be...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

Discontinuous Automatic Control by Irmgard Flugge-Lotz Discontinuous Automatic Control

Discontinuously working elements (on-off controls) are widely used in automatic control systems. From an engineering point of view they are attractive because they are nearly always Simpler, more rugged, and cheaper to build than continuous controls. But prediction of their...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

Basic and Advanced Regulatory Control System Design and Application by Harold L. Wade Basic and Advanced Regulatory Control System Design and Application

Explains the application of basic and advanced regulatory control strategies for the wet process industries. It addresses the characteristics of processes and feedback control loops, advanced regulatory control strategies, and advanced process control. New and expanded topics include set-point weighting...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

SCADA Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition by Stuart A. Boyer SCADA Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition

Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) technology has evolved over the past 30 years as a method of monitoring and controlling large processes. This newly revised reference book offers overviews of SCADA's component technologies, as well as details necessary to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

Event-Triggered Sliding Mode Control A New Approach to Control System Design by Bijnan Bandyopadhyay, Abhisek Behera Event-Triggered Sliding Mode Control A New Approach to Control System Design
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This edited monograph provides a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of sliding mode control, focusing on event-triggered implementation. The idea of event-triggered SMC is developed for both single input / single output and multi-input / multi-output linear systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2018

Cooperative Coordination and Formation Control for Multi-agent Systems by Zhiyong Sun Cooperative Coordination and Formation Control for Multi-agent Systems

In addition, the thesis presents models of increasing complexity, from single integrator models, to double integrator models, to agents modeled by nonlinear kinematic and dynamic equations, including the familiar unicycle model and nonlinear system equations with drift terms.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Errors-in-Variables Methods in System Identification by Torsten Soderstrom Errors-in-Variables Methods in System Identification

This book presents an overview of the different errors-in-variables (EIV) methods that can be used for system identification.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2018

Control Engineering MATLAB Exercises by Laszlo Keviczky, Ruth (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary) Bars, Jeno Hetthessy, Csilla Banyasz Control Engineering MATLAB Exercises
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This MATLAB exercise book accompanies the textbook Control Engineering, providing a platform for students to practice problem solving in the analysis and design of continuous and discrete control problems reflected in the main textbook.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/04/2018

Introduction to Industrial Automation by Stamatios Manesis, George Nikolakopoulos Introduction to Industrial Automation
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This book provides an extended overview and fundamental knowledge in industrial automation, while building the necessary knowledge level for further specialization in advanced concepts of industrial automation. It covers a number of central concepts of industrial automation, such as basic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/04/2018

Iterative Learning Control with Passive Incomplete Information Algorithms Design and Convergence Analysis by Dong Shen Iterative Learning Control with Passive Incomplete Information Algorithms Design and Convergence Analysis

This book presents an in-depth discussion of iterative learning control (ILC) with passive incomplete information, highlighting the incomplete input and output data resulting from practical factors such as data dropout, transmission disorder, communication delay, etc.-a cutting-edge topic in connection with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/04/2018

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Mathematics Of Autonomy: Mathematical Methods For Cyber-physical-cognitive Systems by Darryn J. (Defence Science & Technology Group, Australia) Reid, Michael J. (Defence Science & Technology Group, Austra Pilling Mathematics Of Autonomy: Mathematical Methods For Cyber-physical-cognitive Systems
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Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Robust Adaptive Control for Fractional-Order Systems with Disturbance and Saturation by Mou Chen, Shuyi Shao, Peng Shi Robust Adaptive Control for Fractional-Order Systems with Disturbance and Saturation
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A treatise on investigating tracking control and synchronization control of fractional-order nonlinear systems with system uncertainties, external disturbance, and input saturation Robust Adaptive Control for Fractional-Order Systems, with Disturbance and Saturation provides the reader with a good understanding on how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Bio-Inspired Collaborative Intelligent Control and Optimization by Yongsheng Ding Bio-Inspired Collaborative Intelligent Control and Optimization

This book presents state-of-the-art research advances in the field of biologically inspired cooperative control theories and their applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

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: 16/11/2017

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: 12/11/2017

Neural Networks for Cooperative Control of Multiple Robot Arms by Shuai (Georgia State University, USA) Li 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: 10/11/2017

Recent Trends in Control and Sensor Systems in Emergency Management by Roman Szewczyk Recent Trends in Control and Sensor Systems in Emergency Management

This book presents recent research advances on achieving seamless interoperability across all layers of communication channels in the context of emergency management and crisis response.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

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: 27/10/2017

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: 27/10/2017

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: 27/10/2017

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