Advances in Statistical Control, Algebraic Systems Theory, and Dynamic Systems Characteristics

A Tribute to Michael K. Sain

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ISBN: 978-0-8176-4794-0 (Print) 978-0-8176-4795-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Statistical Control

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-27

      Introduction and Literature Survey of Statistical Control: Going Beyond the Mean

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 29-41

      Cumulant Control Systems: The Cost-Variance, Discrete-Time Case

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 43-63

      Statistical Control of Stochastic Systems Incorporating Integral Feedback: Performance Robustness Analysis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-97

      Multi-Cumulant and Pareto Solutions for Tactics Change Prediction and Performance Analysis in Stochastic Multi-Team Noncooperative Games

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-125

      A Multiobjective Cumulant Control Problem

  3. Algebraic Systems Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 129-143

      Systems over a Semiring: Realization and Decoupling

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 145-158

      Modules of Zeros for Linear Multivariable Systems

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      Pages 159-169

      Zeros in Linear Time-Delay Systems

  4. Dynamical System Characteristics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 173-199

      On the Status of the Stability Theory of Discontinuous Dynamical Systems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-222

      Direct Adaptive Optimal Control: Biologically Inspired Feedback Control

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      Pages 223-244

      Characterization and Calculation of Approximate Decentralized Fixed Modes (ADFMs)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 245-255

      Some New Nonlinear and Symbol Manipulation Techniques to Mitigate Adverse Effects of High PAPR in OFDM Wireless Communications

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-280

      Homogeneous Domination and the Decentralized Control Problem for Nonlinear System Stabilization

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 281-310

      Volterra Control Synthesis

  5. Engineering Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 313-318

      The First Professional Degree: Master of Engineering?

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 319-330

      Theology and Engineering: A Conversation in Two Languages

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 331-364