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Advances in statistical control, algebraic systems theory, and dynamic systems characteristics : a tribute to Michael K. Sain

Author: Chang-Hee Won; Cheryl B Schrader; Anthony N Michel; Michael K Sain
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Birkhäuser, 2008.
Series: Systems & control.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume is a collection of chapters covering recent advances in stochastic optimal control theory and algebraic systems theory. Requiring only knowledge of undergraduate-level control and systems  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Named Person: Michael K Sain
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chang-Hee Won; Cheryl B Schrader; Anthony N Michel; Michael K Sain
ISBN: 9780817647940 0817647945
OCLC Number: 195688330
Notes: Papers from the workshop "Advances in Statistical Control, Algebraic Systems Theory, and Dynamic Systems Characteristics : A Workshop in Honor of Dr. Michael K. Sain"--Prelim.
Description: xvii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Part I Statistical Control --
Introduction and Literature Survey of Statistical Control: Going Beyond the Mean / Chang-Hee Won, Ronald W. Diersing, Stephen Yurkovich 3 --
Cumulant Control Systems: The Cost-Variance, Discrete-Time Case / Luis Cosenza, Michael K. Sain, Ronald W. Diersing, Chang-Hee Won 29 --
Statistical Control of Stochastic Systems Incorporating Integral Feedback: Performance Robustness Analysis / Khanh D. Pham 43 --
Multi-Cumulant and Pareto Solutions for Tactics Change Prediction and Performance Analysis in Stochastic Multi-Team Noncooperative Games / Khanh D. Pham, Stanley R. Liberty, Gang Jin 65 --
A Multiobjective Cumulant Control Problem / Ronald W. Diersing, Michael K. Sain, Chang-Hee Won 99 --
Part II Algebraic Systems Theory --
Systems over a Semiring: Realization and Decoupling / Ying Shang, Michael K. Sain 129 --
Modules of Zeros for Linear Multivariable Systems / Cheryl B. Schrader, Bostwick F. Wyman 145 --
Zeros in Linear Time-Delay Systems / Giuseppe Conte, Anna Maria Perdon 159 --
Part III Dynamic Systems Characteristics --
On the Status of the Stability Theory of Discontinuous Dynamical Systems / Anthony N. Michel, Ling Hou 173 --
Direct Adaptive Optimal Control: Biologically Inspired Feedback Control / Draguna Vrabie, Frank Lewis 201 --
Characterization and Calculation of Approximate Decentralized Fixed Modes (ADFMs) / Edward J. Davison, Amir G. Aghdam 223 --
Some New Nonlinear and Symbol Manipulation Techniques to Mitigate Adverse Effects of High PAPR in OFDM Wireless Communications / Byung Moo Lee, Rui J.P. de Figueiredo 245 --
Homogeneous Domination and the Decentralized Control Problem for Nonlinear System Stabilization / Jason Polendo, Chunjiang Qian, Cheryl B. Schrader 257 --
Volterra Control Synthesis / Patrick M. Sain 281 --
Part IV Engineering Education --
The First Professional Degree: Master of Engineering? / Peter Dorato 313 --
Theology and Engineering: A Conversation in Two Languages / Barbara K. Sain 319 --
Publications of Michael K. Sain 331.
Series Title: Systems & control.
Responsibility: [edited by] Chang-Hee Won, Cheryl B. Schrader, Anthony N. Michel.
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