Accession Number : AD0607461

Title :   ON THE IDENTIFICATION OF SYSTEMS AND THE UNSCRAMBLING OF DATA: SOME PROBLEMS SUGGESTED BY NEUROPHYSIOLOGY,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bellman,Richard ; Gluss,Brian ; Roth,Robert

Report Date : OCT 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : It is shown that mathematical techniques of quasilinearization and dynamic programming may be applied to the problem of determining the structure of a system with partially known inputs and partially observable outputs. In particular, this method may have important implications concerning research on the structure of the human nervous system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NERVOUS SYSTEM, DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING), (*DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING, NERVOUS SYSTEM), MATHEMATICS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, PHYSIOLOGY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE