Advances in Control, Communication Networks, and Transportation Systems

In Honor of Pravin Varaiya

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ISBN: 978-0-8176-4385-0 (Print) 978-0-8176-4409-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Hybrid Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Polytopic Approximations of Reachable Sets Applied to Linear Dynamic Games and a Class of Nonlinear Systems

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      Pages 21-37

      On the Problem of Measurement Feedback Control: Ellipsoidal Techniques

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      Pages 39-54

      Stability of Hybrid Systems and Related Questions from Systems Biology

  2. System Theory and Design

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-68

      Martingale Representation and All That

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      Pages 69-77

      Engineering Education: A Focus on Systems

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      Pages 79-88

      New Directions in System Design Automation

  3. Networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

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      Pages 91-110

      Causal Coding and Feedback in Gaussian Sensor Networks

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      Pages 111-136

      Cross-layer Design of Control over Wireless Networks

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      Pages 137-157

      Network Pricing for QoS: A ‘Regulation’ Approach

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      Pages 159-181

      Achieving Fairness in a Distributed Ad-Hoc MAC

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      Pages 183-202

      Cooperation, Trust and Games in Wireless Networks

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      Pages 203-223

      A Game Theoretic View of Efficiency Loss in Resource Allocation

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      Pages 225-263

      Decentralized Resource Allocation Mechanisms in Networks: Realization and Implementation

  4. Transportation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 265-265

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      Pages 267-282

      Automated Highway Systems Research: The Influence of Pravin Varaiya

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      Pages 283-303

      The Traffic Amelioration Potential of Freeway Network Ramp Metering Control

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      Pages 305-328

      Transportation System Intelligence: Performance Measurement and Real-Time Traffic Estimation and Prediction in a Day-to-Day Learning Framework

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      Pages 329-358

      Modeling, Estimation, and Control of Freeway Traffic