Accession Number : AD0483553

Title :   A STUDY OF DIGITAL CONTROL DESIGN METHODS.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Steele, Harry A., Jr.

Report Date : MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 92

Abstract : This work involves a fourth order system to simulate the control and dynamics of a missile. Proportional navigation is used as the guidance method. Studied are the effects of applying different controls which are considered best from a computer study and the effects of applying digital filtering methods.

Descriptors :   *PROPORTIONAL NAVIGATION), (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, GUIDED MISSILES, DIGITAL SYSTEMS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, SIMULATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, FLOW CHARTING, HOMING DEVICES, ALGORITHMS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), GAIN, ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVE FILTERS, FLIGHT PATHS, GUIDED MISSILE SIMULATORS, GUIDED MISSILE TRAJECTORIES, IMPACT PREDICTION, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Traj, Accuracy and Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE