Accession Number : AD0661541

Title :   CONTROL WITH STOCHASTIC STOPPING TIME,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Klinger,Allen

Report Date : NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The usual (nonstochastic stopping) control problem is extended to include the case of random terminal time. Systems which are otherwise deterministic, and systems with additive noise in the dynamic equation are considered. Results concerning the relevant aspects of reliability and Markov process theories are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONTROL, OPTIMIZATION), (*STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, CONTROL SYSTEMS), THESES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, RELIABILITY, STATISTICAL PROCESSES, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Operations Research
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE