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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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The study involved 40 general ward inpatients evenly assigned to the closed-loop system and conventional insulin therapy for 72 hours.
To support the pilot operations, the ResCoM consortium will develop a software platform consisting of a closed-loop product lifecycle management module coupled with a materials information module.
Digital Content, Government and Telecommunications are the three market categories most responsible for driving the increase in Closed-Loop market share, with growth rates of 16 per cent, 19 per cent and 10 per cent respectively.
Closed-loop controls have been implemented at many stages along printed circuit board manufacturing lines, including within reflow ovens and component placement.
Injection unit: Hydraulic, reciprocating screw, closed-loop injection speed regulation
This suggests that closed-loop process control could enhance quality during the transition to Pb-free manufacturing.
The difference in orientation between the traditional robot and the one at ATR is significant because with the closed-loop learning system the robots can adapt to their environment.
Leveraging the open PMXML standard we spearheaded, our Project Office Connector enables customers to implement a closed-loop solution that provides easy data updates between products.
This feedback network gives a closed-loop voltage gain of 5 X [10.
The heart of the report demonstrates the importance of the emerging closed-loop ROI technology, a mobile marketing tactic that facilitates customer outreach and "closes the loop" on customer sales.
A closed-loop system linking continuous glucose measurements to insulin delivery reduced the risk of nocturnal hypoglycemia compared with standard continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in a three-part randomized crossover study involving 17 children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
Options: Closed-loop hydraulic control, touchscreen interface, liquid silicone injection unit.

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