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T Mori & H Kokame., A M J Skulimowski., A G Butkovskiy et al ., V A Sobolev.

ISBN 0080412653
Pages 440

This volume provides a general overview on the state-of-the-art and future developments in automation and control. The application of systems and control in all areas is covered, from the social and cultural effects of control, to control in mineral and metal processing. This volume will be an invaluable source of information to all those interested in the areas of automation and control.

Section headings and selected papers: Plenary Papers. Educating future control engineers, W Schaufelberger. Industrial Problems. Technology transfer. Transfer of technology from academia to industry, N Rozsenich. Complexity and safety in highly automated industry. Complexity in man-machine systems, G Johannsen. Industrialist and Automation. Human oriented automation (HOA), Y Yoshitani. Large Scale Systems. Decentralized control. The concept of relegation for decentralized control,  zgüner & D Schoenwald. Networks management and routing. Network model of traffic updates and its application to routing optimization, J Filipiak & P Chemouil. Large scale systems: decision structures and knowledge control. On generating variable structure architectures for distributed intelligence systems, J J Demael & A H Levis. Multiobjective decision-making. An interactive approach to the multicriteria decision making, G Sotirov & A Voshchinin. Linear Systems Theory. Time-delay systems. Some problems of qualitative control theory for time-delay systems, V M Marchenko. Control system design by pole-placement. Discrete-time linear periodic systems: Stabilization and zero error regulation, P Colaneri. Control design in the frequency domain. A frequency domain method for low order controller design, M Lilja. Generalized state-space systems. Design of observer for linear descriptor systems, S Kawaji. Algebraic linear system theory. Model matching and model reduction. Stability of linear systems. State-space methods for control and estimation. Cumulative contents of volumes I - VI. Cumulative author index of volumes I - VI. Cumulative keyword index of volumes I - VI. Series: Automatic Control 1990