Considers the application of modern control engineering on digital computers with a view to improving productivity and product quality, easing supervision of industrial processes and reducing energy consumption and pollution. The topics covered may be divided into two main subject areas: (1) applications of digital control - in the chemical and oil industries, in water turbines, energy and power systems, robotics and manufacturing, cement, metallurgical processes, traffic control, heating and cooling; (2) systems theoretical aspects of digital control - adaptive systems, control aspects, multivariable systems, optimization and reliability, modelling and identification, real-time software and languages, distributed systems and data networks. Contains 84 papers.
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Book Description Pergamon Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. xii, 607 p.; 31 cm.IFAC proceedings series, 1986, no. 6. Red cloth. Clean, unmarked pages. Fine binding and cover. Hardcover. Ships daily. Bookseller Inventory # 1209270010