Accession Number : AD0669523

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF NONLINEAR CONTROL SYSTEMS. PART 8. OSCILLATIONS IN CONTROL SYSTEMS,

Corporate Author : MINORSKY (NICHOLAS) AIX-EN-PROVENCE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Minorsky,Nicholas

Report Date : APR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 215

Abstract : This report is devoted to the general survey of methods dealing with oscillations in control systems. Chapter headings include Outline of the classical theory; Stroboscopic method; Piece-wise linear idealization; Piece-wise linear theory and Programming control. The work is Part 8 of a general investigation of Nonlinear Control Systems.

Descriptors :   (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS), (*OSCILLATION, CONTROL SYSTEMS), NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, STROBOSCOPES, LINEAR SYSTEMS, TOPOLOGY, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), CURVE FITTING, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE