Accession Number : AD0668472

Title :   A SURVEY OF THEORETICAL DYNAMIC ANALYSIS METHODS FOR AUTOMATIC FLIGHT CONTROL DESIGN.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR

Personal Author(s) : Robinson,Alfred C.

Report Date : OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 198

Abstract : The report is a survey of the theoretical methods in automatic control systems and their applications in the flight control field. A brief review of the 'classical' methods is given. Recent developments in 'modern' automatic control analysis applicable to flight control design and synthesis are emphasized. A bibliography of some of the pertinent articles and books is also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, DESIGN), MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, ATTITUDE CONTROL SYSTEMS, OPTIMIZATION, THEORY, REVIEWS, SYNTHESIS, MASS, AUTOMATIC, AIRFRAMES, ADAPTIVE CONTROL SYSTEMS, LINEAR SYSTEMS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Flight Control and Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE