Accession Number : AD0763373

Title :   Transactions of the First NWC Symposium on the Application of Control Theory to Modern Weapons Systems, 9-10 May 1973.

Descriptive Note : Technical publication.

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CALIF

Report Date : JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 496

Abstract : .00.00-X7-109(*weapon systems, *adaptive control systems), inertial navigation, inertial guidance, radar tracking, antiaircraft defense systems, antimissile defense systems, fire control systems, gun sights, optical communications, stochastic processes, algorithms, simulation, symposiaautomatic, control, kalman filters, computerized simulation, *control theoryA partial listing of the 27 papers presented at the first Naval Weapons Center on the application of control theory to modern weapons systems is as follows: Modern control theory: practical importance and present impotence; Evaluation of homing guidance laws using the covariance analysis describing function technique; An application of state estimation via suboptimal kalman filters; The application of stochastic aggregation to an inertial guidance system; Pointing and tracking system for optical communication; The analysis and simulation of a fire control technique for launching air-to-air missiles; A modern air defense system simulation.

Descriptors :   (*WEAPON SYSTEMS, *ADAPTIVE CONTROL SYSTEMS), INERTIAL NAVIGATION, INERTIAL GUIDANCE, RADAR TRACKING, ANTIAIRCRAFT DEFENSE SYSTEMS, ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, GUN SIGHTS, OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, ALGORITHMS, SIMULATION, SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Antiaircraft Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE