self-tuning regulator


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self-tuning regulator

[¦self ¦tün·iŋ ′reg·yə‚lād·ər]
(control systems)
A type of adaptive control system composed of two loops, an inner loop which consists of the process and an ordinary linear feedback regulator, and an outer loop which is composed of a recursive parameter estimator and a design calculation, and which adjusts the parameters of the regulator. Abbreviated STR.
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Kamoun, "Design of optimal self-tuning regulators for large-scale stochastic systems," International Journal of Information and Systems Science, vol.
Practical Aspects of the Self-tuning Regulators: Algorithms and Implementation (in Czech), VUT Brno
Adaptive control may be broadly divided into four types: gain scheduling, model-reference adaptive control, self-tuning regulators, and dual control.