optimizing control function

optimizing control function

[′äp·tə‚mīz·iŋ kən′trōl ‚fəŋk·shən]
(control systems)
That level in the functional decomposition of a large-scale control system which determines the necessary relationships among the variables of the system to achieve an optimal, or suboptimal, performance based on a given approximate model of the plant and its environment.