New Directions and Applications in Control Theory

This volume contains a collection of papers in control theory and applications presented at a conference in honor of Clyde Martin on the occasion of his 60th birthday, held in Lubbock, Texas, November 14-15, 2003

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Dayawansa, Wijesuriya P. (Editor), Lindquist, Anders (Editor), Zhou, Yishao (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005, 2005
Edition:1st ed. 2005
Series:Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • From the contents: An Efficient QR algorithm for a Hessenberg Submatrix of a Unitary Matrix
  • Quantum subRiemannian dynamics
  • A Homotopy Continuation Solution of the Covariance Extension Equation
  • Set-point boundary control for a viscous Burgers equation
  • Semi-tensor Product of Matrices and its Applications to Dynamic Systems
  • From Empirical Data to Multi-Modal Control Procedures
  • Durable Goods and the Distribution of Wealth
  • Endomorphisms of Hopf algebras and a little bit of control
  • Conditioned invariant subspaces and the geometry of nilpotent matrices
  • Local Robustness of Hyperbolic Limit Cycles
  • Low Codimension Control Singularities for Single Input Nonlinear Systems
  • Ellipsoidal Techniques for Hybrid Dynamics: the Reachability Problem
  • Controlling the Shape of a Muscular Hydrostat: A tongue or tentacle
  • A Coordinate-Free Approach to Tracking for Simple Mechanical Systems On Lie Groups
  • Efficient Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Communication Networks using Optimal Dynamic Flows