System Identification

  • Harriet Kagiwada
  • Robert Kalaba
  • Nima Rasakhoo
  • Karl Spingarn
Part of the Mathematical Concepts and Methods in Science and Engineering book series (MCSENG, volume 31)


Over the last 30 years there has been great interest in system identification, especially insofar as adaptive control systems are concerned. In such systems the controller has to make inferences concerning unknown aspects of a process and then make decisions based on these inferences.


Linear Algebraic Equation FORTRAN Program Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equation Main Program Adaptive Control System 
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Chapter 4

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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harriet Kagiwada
    • 1
  • Robert Kalaba
    • 1
  • Nima Rasakhoo
    • 1
  • Karl Spingarn
    • 1
  1. 1.Hughes Aircraft CompanyEl SegundoUSA

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