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control theory

A science that deals with monitoring and controlling processes. The three categories are adaptive control, predictive control, PID and model-based control. See PID.
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While low self control theory, rational choice and cost of digital material have much lesser priority with (18.
Due to his successes as a researcher in the field of PDEs and Control Theory, Professor Viorel Barbu has been invited to be on the Editorial Board of several journals, from many countries with high mathematical standards.
His primary research interest is in the field of control where he has made a number of significant technical contributions both in control theory and process control.
We also explore the implications of our findings for further research on heavy episodic drinking incorporating the control theory perspective.
We are applying ideas from control theory and engineering to the biological areas," says Khammash, who envisions using control theory equations targeting human diseases in the future.
Realization theory of different classes of operator-valued (matrix) functions as transfer operator-valued functions of linear time-invariant systems plays an important and essential role in modern operator theory, system theory, control theory, electrical engineering, interpolation problems, and scattering theory.
In his book, The Control Theory Manager, William Glasser presents a theory to help managers lead their subordinates to produce quality work.
William Glasser is the originator of the control theory of psychology.
Social control theory focuses on the sociological forces that can prevent people from participating in deviant behavior.
Although there have been court challenges to rent control in the past, "this is the first time a combination of the economic anti-rent control theory and empirical data will be used," says James Burling, the PLF's director of property rights.
Reinventing yourself: A control theory approach to becoming the person you want to be.