position control

position control

[pə′zish·ən kən‚trōl]
(control systems)
A type of automatic control in which the input commands are the desired position of a body.
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It's available with new servo valve-gate actuators that allow individual speed, time, and position control of each valve pin.
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Two different control schemes were used to control cursor movement with each of the three assemblies described previously: a position control scheme, in which cursor displacement was proportional to shoulder displacement, and a velocity control scheme, in which the speed of the cursor in the direction of shoulder displacement was proportional to shoulder displacement.
In addition, the ASDA-A2 features Delta's latest position control Pr mode, delivering a variety of control modes and greatly enhancing system performance.
Inductive position control provides the required safety to ensure the position of the clamping bolt.
The topics are system modeling and identification, a basic approach to high-speed precision motion control, ultra-fast motion control, ultra-precise position control, control design for consumer electronics, and the hard disk drive benchmark problem.
Other functionalities include EPOS-supported motion controlled acceleration and speed, interpolated position mode, point-to-point motor position control, torque control, electronic gearing, motor holding brake control, position compare and position mark, and dual loop speed and position control.
Each pack builds a complete, compact and scalable high-performance solution to handle either speed control with an AC drive (inverter) or position control with a servo drive and motor.
Hydraulic swing clamps have a switch rod for position control.
Load capacity of 2 kN, provides submicron position measurement accuracy and high-precision load and position control for static testing of components and cyclic fatigue testing.
DPS contains a new diaphragm position control in combination with PTFE-sandwich diaphragm with diaphragm condition monitoring.
Thus, position control at high speed is difficult and the sensitivity of the edge sensor is lower than that of the encoder.