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A

Absolute
error criterion 
measurement
stability
AC
conductivity
converter machines
losses wires
machines
tacho generators
Accelerometers
Access times
Accuracy
Active
brake control
compensation
control
elements
filters
narrow band suspension
noise control
vehicle suspension
Actuating signals
Actuators
Ada tasking programs
Adaptation
Adaptive
algorithms
arrays
control
correlation
digital filters
equalization
equalizers
filters
systems
A/D converters
Add-subtract time
Adders
Address
registers
spaces
Addressable location
addressing
Addresses
Adjacency
Adjustment
Admittance
Aerospace
computer control
control
engineering
trajectories
Affine
Agents
Agile
control
manufacturing
Agriculture
Air
pollution
traffic control
Aircraft
control
operations
Alarm systems
Algebraic
approaches
Riccati equations
selection
systems theory
Algorithmic languages
Algorithms
All pass
elements
filters
Alternating magnetic fields
Ambient noise
Amplidyne
Amplification
Amplifiers
Amplifier systems
Amplifying elements
Amplitude
distortion
locus
modulation
response
Analog
computer control
computers
control
multipliers
signals/digital converters
Analysis of variance
Analytic approximations
AND
elements
operations
Angular
acceleration
deviation
frequency
momentum
position
velocity
Antennas
Antilock braking systems
Antiskid
control
devices
Anti-spin regulation
Anti-wheelspin control
Applied neural control
Approximate analysis
Arc resistance
Architectures
Arithmetic
algorithms
and logic units
Arm
movements
singularities
ARMA
models
parameter estimation
Armatures
Array
filters
processors
Artificial intelligence
Assemblers
Assembly
language
robots
Astatic control
Asymptotic
analysis
approximation
properties
stability
Asynchronous sequential
logic
Attenuation
correction
observations
Attenuators
Attitude
algorithms
control
gyros
Attractors
Authentication
Auto correlation
functions
Automata
theory
Automated guided vehicles
Automatic
control (closed-loop)
engineering (open-loop) systems
controllers
frequency control
gain control
operation
people models
process control (closed-loop)
process control (open-loop)
recognition
regulators
restart
sequence control
testing
Automation
Automobile industry
Automobiles
Automorphism
Automotive
control
emissions
Autonomous
control
mobile robots
vehicles
Autoregressive models
Autotransductors
Autotuners
Availability
Available time
Average values
Averaging control

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B

Backlash
Backpropagation
algorithms
Backtracking
Back-up
controllers
systems
Bad data
identification
Bandpass filters
Bandwidth
allocation
voice networks
coaxial probes
electrical pulses
measurements
minimization problems
Bang-bang control
Bank switching
Banyan networks
Batch
control
modes
Baud rates
Bearings only tracking
Behaviour
Behavioural science
Benchmark examples
Bessel functions
Bias
winding
Bilinear
control
systems
transformations
Binary
arrays
coded decimal
codes
control
decision systems
elements
images
logic systems
search trees
signals
storage elements
tree architectures
trees
Binding
Bio control
Biocybernetics
Biomedical
control
systems
Bionics
Biotechnology
Bispectrum
estimation
Bistability
devices
Bistable multivibrators
Bistable trigger elements
Blackboard architectures
Block diagrams
Blow moulding
Bode diagrams
Boilers
Bolometers
Bond graphs
Boolean
algebra
functions
logic
operations
Boundary
conditions
detection
element method
integral formulation
value problem
Bounded
disturbances
noise
Bounding method
Brain models
Brakes
Branches
Breadth-first searches
Breakpoints
Bridges
Brownian motion
Brushless motors
Bubbles
Buffer
amplifiers
storage
Bugs
Business process
engineering
Bus multiprocessor systems
Butterworth
filter
Bypass clutch control

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C

Cables
Cableway systems
Cache
coherence protocols
memories
Caches
CAD/CAM
models
Calculators
Calculus
Calibration
CAM
Cameras
Cancellation
Capacitance
Capacitive compensation
Capacitively loaded
junctions
Capacitor filters
Capacitors
Capacity
Cartesian
manipulators
products
Cascade
compensation
control
exciters
CASE
Catastrophe
theory
Categorical data
Cathode
follower
ray tubes
CD ROM
Cellular
automation
logic
neural networks
Central
processing units
processors
Centralised control
Centre of mass
Centrifugal governors
Certainty
Chaos
theory
Chaotic behaviour
Character recognition
Characteristic
curves
equation
impedance
polynomials
roots
time
vector
Characters
Charge amplifiers
Chassis
control
dynamometers
Chattering
Cheap control
Checkpointing
Checkpoints
Checksums
Check valves
Chemical
industry
microsensors
sensors
variables control
Cholesky factorization
Chopper amplifiers
Circuit
models
performance
simulation
switched networks
Circuits
Classification
Classifiers
Clocking
Clocks
Clock synchronization
Closed-loop
control
controllers
gain
identification
phase angles
systems
transfer functions
Closed loops
Closed queuing networks
CMAC
CNC
Coarse-fine
control
relays
switches
Code
converters
Coded modulation
Coders
Coding schemes
Coefficient of stability
perturbation
Cognitive
science
systems
Coils
Coloured noise
Combinational
circuits
networks
Combinatorial
circuits
mathematics
switching
Command
and control systems
control
signals
variables
Communication
channels
control applications
environments
networks
protocols
systems
Communications
systems
Compact spectra
Companion matrices
Comparators
Comparing elements
Compatibility
Compensating
elements
feedback
feedforward
winding
Compensation
Compensators
Compiler optimizations
Compilers
Complementarity problems
Complementary
code
feedback
formulations
functions
Complements
Complete controllability
Complex
perturbation
planes
systems
variables
Components
Compound
actions
controllers
semiconductors
Compounding
feedback
feedforward
Compressors
Computational methods
Computed torque control
Computer
applications
architectures
communication networks
control
controlled systems
experiments
graphics
hardware
interfaces
networks
programming
programs
recreations
simulation
software
subroutines
systems
tomography
vision
Computer-aided
circuit design
control systems design
design
diagnosis
engineering
instruction
manufacturing
system design
testing
work
Computer-integrated
enterprises
manufacturing
Computers
Computing
elements
linkages
systems
Concentrators
Conceptual representations
Concurrency
control
Concurrent
architectures
engineering
programs
searches
systems
Condition numbers
Conditional
probability
stability
Conductivity
Conductors
Configuration
control
management
space
stability
Conformal mapping
techniques
Conjugate
gradient method
points
roots
Conjunction
Connected parallel
computers
Connectionism
Connections
Connective
instability
stability
Connectivity
Consistency
Consoles
Constant of inertia
Constrained
parameters
poles
Constraints
Constraint satisfaction
problems
Contact resistance
Continued fraction
expansions
Continuity
Continuous
action
    controllers
control
path control
phase modulation
speech recognition
systems
time filters
time systems
variables
Continuously variable
transmission
Control
accuracy
actions
algorithms
applications
circuits
(closed-loop)
education
engineering
    applications of computers
equations
equipment
errors
functions
instants
laws
loops
nonlinearities
(open-loop)
oriented models
panels
points
precision
ranges
schemes
stations
system
    analysis
    design
    synthesis
systems
technology
theory
units
valves
windings
Controllability
Controlled
conditions
devices
systems
variables
Controller
modulators
vehicles
Controllers
Controlling
elements
machines
power stations
Conventional control
Convergence
analysis
factors
of numerical methods
proofs
Convergent
control
series
Conversion
Converters
Convex
optimization
programming
projections
Convolution
integral
Co-operation
Co-operative control
Co-ordinate
time
transformations
Co-ordinates
Co-ordination
Co-ordinator
Coprime factorization
Coprocessor
Copy
Copyright
Corner frequencies
Corona discharges
Coronas
Corporate strategies
Correcting
conditions
feedback
feedforward
ranges
variables
Correction times
Corrective actions
Correlation coefficients
Cosine transforms
Coulomb
damping
friction
Counters
Coupled devices
mode analysis
mode theory
Coupling
coefficients
functions
losses
models
Covariance
matrices
Criterion functions
Critical
areas
current density
damping
path analysis
points
state models
Cross correlation
functions
Crossover frequency
Cross-phase modulation
Crosstalk
interference
Cruise control
Cryogenic temperatures
Cultural aspects of automation
Current
amplifiers
comparators
decay
densities
distributions
gains
losses
regulators
transformers
voltage characteristics
Cursors
Curves
Cut-off
frequencies
rates
Cybernetics
Cycle length

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D

D/A converters
Damage
Dampers
Damping
coefficients
constants
factors
ratios
Dashpots
Data
acquisition
compression
compression algorithms
flow analysis
flow diagrams
flows
fusion
handling systems
hold
loggers
logging
models
privacy
processing
processors
recorders
reduction
replication
sets
storage
streams
symbols
transmission
Database
management systems
structures
systems
Databases
Dead band
Dead-beat control
Deadlines
Deadlock
Dead zones
Debugging
Decay
Decentralized
control
systems
Decision
block decoders
circuits
feedback
    equalization
fusion
making
support systems
tables
theory
trees
Decoders
Decomposable searching
problems
Decomposition
methods
theorems
Deconvolution
Decoupled subsystems
Decoupling
precompensators
problems
zeros
Decrepitation
Definite corrective action
Degenerative feedback
Delay
analysis
circuits
compensation
demodulation
elements
estimation
lines
spread
    modulation
Delivery systems
Demodulators
Density measurements
Derivative
action
elements
Describing functions
Descriptor systems
Desensitization
Design
systems
VLSI
Detecting elements
Detection
algorithms
systems
Detector
performance
saturation
Detectors
Determinism
Deterministic
behaviour
systems
Device
degradation
simulation
simulators
Developing countries
Diagnosis
Diagnostic
inference
programs
tests
Diagonal dominance
Diagrams
Dialogue
Diaphragm
actuators
valves
Diaphragms
Diesel engines
Difference
amplifiers
analysis
equations
Differential
analysers
detection
equations
field rotors
gain
games
gaps
gears
geometric methods
geometry
relays
transformers
Differentiating
actions
elements
Differentiators
Digital
circuits
communications
computer applications
computers
control
conversion techniques
converters
differential analysers
filter processors
filter structures
filters
images
mobile radios
patterns
radios
signal processors
signals
simulation
systems
VTR
Digitisers
Diluted magnetic semiconductors
Dimensional
systems
transfer functions
Dirac functions
Direct
digital control
-drive robots
dynamic problem
Fourier reconstruction
frequency modulation
kinematic problem
overwrite
Directed graphs
Discontinuities
Discontinuous
action
control
Discrete
cosine transform
digital dynamic control
-event dynamic systems
-event systems
Fourier transforms
measurements
systems
time
time detection
-time systems
Discretization
Discriminant analysis
Discrimination
Discriminators
Disk memory
Disks
Displacement
cascades
transducers
Displays
Distance
transformations
velocity lag
Distillation columns
Distributed
amplifiers
artificial intelligence
computer control systems
control
databases
detection
feedback
models
non-linear elements
parameters
-parameter systems
simulation
Distribution
automation
control
feeders
networks
readout systems
systems
Distributions
Disturbance
localization
parameters
rejection
signals
variables
District heating
Dither
Dividers
Division
Documentation
Documents
Domain analysis
Domains
Dominant
points
roots
Drag cup motors
DRAM
Drawings
Drift
rate
velocity
Driver
behaviour
models
Drivers
Drives
Driving voltage
Drum memory
Dry friction
Dual composition control
Dual-computer systems
Dual-mode control
Duality
Duplex control
Duty
cycles
factors
Dynamic
behaviour
bias control
channel assignment
decoupling
degradation
modelling
models
output feedback
programming
properties
range
stability
systems
tests
Dynamics
Dynamometers

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E

Ecology
Economic
design
systems
Economics
Eddy
current
    analysis
    problems
    techniques
currents
Education
Educational aids
Effect device power
Effect devices
Effect transistor structures
Effective
bandwidth
channel length
cut-off wavelength
deadtime
mass
range
Efficiency
enhancement
Efficient
algorithms
evaluation
Eigenfunction
Eigenmode analysis
Eigenstructure assignment
Eigenvalue
assignment
lower bounds
placement
problems
Eigenvalues
Eigenvectors
Electric
field sensors
fields
machines
power systems
throttle control
vehicles
Electrical
activity
appliances
behaviour
breakdown
characteristics
conduction
conductivity
contacts
feedback
impedance
machines
networks
properties
pulses
shocks
stimulation
Electro-hydraulic systems
Electrodes
Electromagnetic
devices
field problems
fields
induction
modes
pulses
scattering
    problems
signals
transducers
transients
transmission
waves
Electronic
applications
control units (ECU)
mail
systems
Electronically-controlled
transmissions
Electronics
Element analysis
Embedded systems
Encoders
Encoding
End point control
End users
Energy
control
dependence
distribution
expenditure
management systems
spectra
storage
weighted acquisition
Engine
control
dynamometer
efficiency
management
modelling
systems
Enhancement
Enterprise
integration
modelling
Enthalpy relaxation
Entropy
Envelopes
Environmental
coefficients
stability
Environment architectures
control
Environmental engineering
Environments
EPROM
Equalization
Equilibrium
Equipment
Ergonomics
Error
analysis
control
-correcting codes
correction
criteria
-detecting codes
detection
estimation
-free
probability
rate performance
rates
transfer functions
Estimation
algorithms
parameters
theory
Estimators
Ethernet
Evaluation
Events
Excitation
control
windings
Execution times
Exhaust gas recirculation
Expanded memory
Expert systems
Exponential lag
Exponentiality
Exponentially stable
Extended Kalman filters
Extended networks
Extrusion

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F

Factorization
methods
Factory automation
Failure
detection
isolation
Farming
Fast
Fourier transforms
Kalman algorithms
parallel algorithms
timing methods
Fatigue
Fault
detection
diagnosis
distributions
identification
isolation
location
tolerance
-tolerant software
-tolerant systems
Feedback
amplifiers
capacity
channel
control
    methods
elements
lasers
linearization
loops
signals
stabilization
systems
variables
Feedforward
compensation
control
networks
Fermentation processes
Fibre
amplifiers
conduction velocity
connectors
couplers
interferometers
networks
optic
    gyros
    networks
    sensing
    thermometry
preamplifiers
Field effect transistors
Field effects
Fieldbus
Filter
banks
circuits
design
stability
Filtering
problems
techniques
theory
Final
controlling drives
value theorem
values
Finance
Financial systems
Finite
arc segments
automata
difference
    method
    solutions
differences
element
    analysis
    computation
    field simulation
    method
    solutions
elements
fields
state machines
First-order systems
Fixed command control
Flapper valves
Flexible
arms
automation
manufacturing systems
Flicker
Flight control
Flip-flops
Floating
action
control
Floppy disks
Flow
control
diagrams
heterogeneity
measurement
Flowcharts
Fluctuations
Flux
density
space vectors
Follow-up control
Food processing
Force
balance
control
Forced oscillation
Forecasts
Formal
languages
methods
specification
verification
Formats
FORTRAN
Forward
channels
control
elements
paths
signals
Four-wheel
drive
steering
Fourier
analysis
optics
transforms
Fourth-generation languages
Fractal systems
Fractals
Fractional harmonics
Fractions
Frame synchronization
Frequencies
Frequency
changers
control
conversion
-dependent
    characteristics
dispersion
dividers
domains
estimation
measurements
modulation
response
    characteristics
    methods
responses
signal analysis
spectrum
stabilization
standards
tracking
Friction
Front end
Fuel
control
injection
Full
graphic displays
wave analysis
wave discontinuities
waves
Function
approximation
generators
Functional
blocks
chains
Fundamental
constants
matrices
processes
relations
Fuzzification
Fuzziness
Fuzzy
control
data
expert systems
hybrid systems
inference
inputs
logic
modelling
models
outputs
sensors
sets
-set theory
subsets
supervision
systems

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G

Gain
characteristics
frequency
dynamics
enhancement methods
margins
modulation
regimes
saturation
suppression
Game theory
Gap
electrical machines
elements
measurements
transient torques
Garbage
Gas
insulated
    substations
    switchgear
turbines
Gauss Markov sources
Gaussian
distributions
functions
noise
processes
General
bilinear transformations
nonperiodic waves
simulators
Generalized
connection networks
linear systems
modus ponens
predictive control
quantizers
sidelobe cancellers
state space
Generated Lyapunov functions
Generation
lifetime
Generator
Generators, electric
Genetic algorithms
Geometric
approaches
codes
distributions
properties
Geometrical theory
Geometry
Gimbal axes
Gimbals
Global
optimization
positioning systems
stability
Gradient methods
Gradients
Gradiometers
Graph theoretic models
Graph theory
Graphic
displays
printers
Graphs
Green/Es function
Group work
Guidance systems
Gyromagnetic ratios
Gyros
Gyroscopes

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H

Hall
effect
elements
Hand-printed characters
Handling
Hardware
Harmonic
analysis
balance
    analysis
    techniques
drives
functions
generation
response characteristics
responses
Harmonics
Hashing
Headers
Heart wall motions
Heat
exchangers
flows
Helicopter
control
dynamics
Heuristic
programming
searches
Heuristics
Hierarchical
control
decision making
structures
systems
Hierarchically intelligent
control
Hierarchies
High
current density
-density
-efficiency
-frequency
    diffraction
    noise
    performance
-gain
    feedback
-temperature
    stability
    superconductors
Higher-order statistics
Hilbert
spaces
transformers
Hill climbing
H-infinity
control
optimization
Histograms
Holding
actions
elements
voltages
Holography
Huffman codes
Human
brain
-centered design
error
factors
-machine interface
perception
reliability
supervisory control
Hurwitz
criterion
polynomial
HVDC transmission lines
Hybrid
computers
modes
vehicles
Hydraulic
accumulators
actuators
amplifiers
motors
relays
turbines
Hydroelectric systems
Hydrogenerators
Hydrothermal power systems
Hyperstability
Hypertension
Hypotheses
Hysteresis
error
loops
losses
motors

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I

Ideal values
Identifiability
Identification
algorithms
Identifiers
Idle speed control
IF-THEN operators
Image
amplification
analysis
coding
compression
converters
distortion
enhancement
flows
intensifiers
interpolation
matching
modelling
motion compensation
processing
recognition
reconstruction
registration
restoration
segmentation
sensors
smoothing
Imaginary axis
Impact
Impedance
control
Implementation
Implication operators
Implicit systems
Impulse
conditions
functions
responses
signals
Impulses
Incomplete data
Index
method
profiles
Indexes
Indicated angles
Indices
Indicial responses
Indirectly controlled
systems
variables
Induced
efficiency enhancement
instability
Inductances
Induction
generators
machines
motor design
motors
Inductive pickoff
Inductors
Industrial
control
production systems
robots
Industry automation
Inertia
matrices
Inertial
measurement units
navigation
platform
reference units
sensors
Inference
engines
processes
Infinity control
Information
analysis
capacity
depth
flows
integration
retrieval
systems
technology
theory
Infrared detectors
Inherent
feedback
stability
Inheritance
Initial
characterization
states
Injection moulding
Inner
loops
matrices
Innovation
Input
admittance
centralised systems
decentralised systems
elements
equipment
estimation
impedance
matrices
signals
Inputs
Insensitive
Insensitivity
Instability
Insulation
Insulators
Insulin sensitivity
Integer programming
Integral
action
    factors
    rates
    times
actions
control
controllers
cross sections
equation formulations
equations
formulation
performance indices
representations
Integrals
Integrated
circuit
    antennas
    yields
circuits
injection logic
optics
plant control
vehicle highway systems (IVHS)
Integrating
amplifiers
elements
gyros
Integration
Integrators
Intelligence
Intelligent
control
cruise control
instrumentation
knowledge-based systems
machines
manufacturing systems
Intensity
changes
modulation method
noise
Interacting
queues
service stations
Interaction
mechanisms
Interactive
approaches
programs
vehicle control
vehicle dynamics
Interactor matrices
Interchangeable terminals
Interconnected systems
Interconnection
matrices
networks
technology
Interdigital transducers
Interdisciplinary design
Interface
state generation
states
Interfaces
Interference
Interleaved memory
Interlocking
Intermittent signals
Internal
combustion engines
topology
International
stability
surveys
Interplanetary spacecraft
Interpolation
algorithms
approximation
Interpretation trees
Interpreters
Intervals
Intrinsic
bistability
modes
Invariance
Invariant systems
Invariants
Inventory control
Inverse
dynamic problem
dynamics control
kinematic problem
Monte Carlo
Nyquist array
scattering
    problem
system
transfer
    function
    locus
transform
Inversion
Inverter drives
Inverters
ISDN
ISO
Isolated networks
Iterative
improvement
methods

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J

Jacobian
matrices
JIT manufacturing
Jitter
Joint
probability
trajectories
Jordan
canonical form
normal form
Jump process
Junctions

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K

Kalman filters
Kharitonov
theorem
Kinematics
Kinetic control system
Knowledge
acquisition
-based control
-based systems
engineering
representation
tools
transfer

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L

Labels
Laboratory
education
techniques
Ladder
algorithms
filters
Lag
elements
networks
Laplace transforms
Large
AC motors
cassegrain antennas
deviations
-scale systems
signals
space structures
Largest singular value
Lattice filters
Lattices
Lead networks
Leads
Leakage
current reduction
currents
properties
Lean manufacturing
Learning
algorithms
control
systems
Least squares
Least-squares
approximation
algorithm
estimation
identification
method
problems
Level control
Levels
Life cycles
Lifetime
Light
Likelihood
function
Limit
cycles
theorems
Limited
codes
data
Limiters
Limiting
control actions
distributions
Limits
Linear
analysis
block codes
codes
control systems
dependence
differential transformers
equations
estimation
filters
independence
integrated optics
motors
multivariable systems
networks
optimal
    control
    regulators
output feedback
phase
prediction
programming
quadratic regulators
systems
theory
Linearizable systems
Linearization
Linguistic
support
synthesis
variables
Living systems
LMS algorithm
Load
dispatching
flows
flow solutions
forecasting
frequency control
modelling
regulation
Local
area networks
computer systems
control
controllability
structures
Locus
Logarithmic time
dependence
Logging
Logic
analysers
applications
arrays
circuits
controllers
design
diagrams
gates
minimization
units
Logical
control
operation
products
sums
Long-term memory
Loop
gain
phase angles
transfer
Loops
Loss minimization
Losses
Low
drive power
energy
frequencies
-frequency dispersion
-frequency intensity
-frequency noise
-frequency scattering
-level languages
noise
-noise channels
-noise optimization
pressure
threshold
-threshold current
Lowpass filters
LQG control
method
LQR control method
LSI
chips
Lubricants
Lumped constant models
Lumped-parameter systems
Lyapunov
equation
function
methods
stability

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M

Machine
code
languages
learning
-oriented languages
recognition
Machinery
Machines
Machining
Macro
Magnetic
amplifiers
bearings
brakes
clutches
dipole excitation
field computation
fields
fluid clutches
modulators
powder clutches
properties
recording channels
resonance microscopy
responses
superlattices
suspension
Magnetically insulated gaps
Magnetization
reversal
Magnetized ferrite
Magnitude
contour
Main memory
database systems (MMDBS)
Maintenance
engineering
Man/machine
interaction
interfaces
systems
Management
systems
Manipulated variables
Manipulation
tasks
Manipulator inertia matrices
Manipulators
Manoeuvrability
Manoeuvring target
Manual
control
operations
Manufacturing
processes
systems
Many-degrees-of-freedom
systems
Marginal
distribution
stability
Marine systems
Markov
decision problems
decision processes
models
parameters
Mass
spectrometry
Master-slave systems
Matched filters
Material
balance control
systems
Mathematical
models
programming
systems theory
Matrix
algebra
determinants
elements
equations
formulation
inversion
methods
polynomial equations
printers
Riccati equations
triangularization
Maximum
entropy
likelihood
    estimators
    principle
Maxwell equations
MC machine tools
Mean
-square error
time
    between failures (MTBF)
    to failure (MTTF)
    to repair (MTTR)
value analysis
Measured
feedback
values
Measurement noise
Measuring
elements
points
range
span
transducers
transmitters
units
Mechanical
engineering
manipulators
properties
stress
systems
Mechanisms
Mechanization
Medical systems
Median
filters
frequency
Medical applications
Membership
degrees
functions
Memory
applications
banks
cell
interference
junction cells
units
Memoryless
sources
Mental workload
Meta-level knowledge
Metadyne
generators
Metals
Method of weighted residuals
Methodology
Metrics
Microcomputer
-based control
-based systems
systems
Microcomputers
Microprocessor control
Microprocessors
Microprogramming
Microscopes
Microstrips
Microsystems
MIMO
Minimax techniques
Minimization
Minimum
distance
-phase systems
principle
redundancy
-time control
variance control
Minor loops
Missiles
Mixed sensitivity problem
Mobile robots
Modal
control
couplers
transformation
Mode
analysis
structure
theory
Model
approximation
-based control
-based recognition
-following control
management
reduction
reference
    adaptive control
    control
Modelling
errors
Models
Modems
Modes
Modulation
Moment
method
Moments
of inertia
Monitored control systems
Monitoring
elements
feedback
loops
Monitors
Monopolar
Monostable
multivibrators
trigger elements
Monotone systems
Monotonicity
Monte Carlo
calculation
method
simulation
Motion
estimation
parameters
Motor
control
elements
patterns
units
Motors
Mouse
Movement
Moving
average models
objects
Multi-access systems
Multi-action controllers
Multi-input/multi-output systems
Multicache
Multichannel
controllers
Multichip
Multicomputer systems
Multiconductor
systems
transmission lines
Multidimensional
digital filters
systems
Multilevel
codes
control
controllers
structures
systems
Multiloop control
Multimachine
Multimedia
Multiobjective optimizations
Multiple-criterion
optimization
Multiplicative noise
Multipliers
Multiport
networks
Multiposition controllers
Multiprocessing systems
Multiprocessor systems
Multiprocessors
Multiprogramming
Multirate
Multisensor integration
Multispeed
controllers
floating action
Multistep
avalanche chamber
controllers
Multitarget tracking
Multivalued mapping
Multivariable
control
    systems
feedback
    control
    systems
polynomials
systems
Multivariate quality control
Multiversion software
Multivibrator

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N

NAND
elements
operations
Nash games
Natural
frequencies
languages
line widths
Navigation
systems
Negative
feedback
transconductance
Network
analysers
observability
reliability
topologies
Networks
Neural
activity
control
dynamics
-network models
nets
networks
Neutral
steer
zone control
zones
Nichols
charts
diagrams
Noise
analysis
characteristics
characterization
control
levels
power spectrum
Noisy
channels
images
speech
Non-Gaussian processes
Non-interacting control
Nonlinear
analysis
circuits
control
    systems
distortion
equations
external cavity
filters
gain
interfaces
mirrors
models
optical interactions
Poisson equation
potentiometers
programming
refraction
refractive indices
systems
theory
Nonlinearity
Non-minimum phase
systems
Non-orthogonal problems
Non-parametric
identification
regression
Non-polar liquids
Non-sinusoidal waves
Non-stabilizable systems
Non-stationary
learning characteristics
signals
systems
Non-symmetric linear systems
NOR
elements
operations
Normal distribution
Norms
NOT elements
Notch filters
Nozzles
Nuclear
plants
power
    stations
reactors
Number systems
Numeric control
Numerical
algorithms
analysis
methods
simulation
solutions
Nyquist
diagrams
filters
Nyquist's criterion

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O

Object
modelling techniques
-oriented programming
recognition
Objects
Observability
indices
Observable
Observers
Obstacle
avoidance
detection
Obstacles
Off-line
programming
Office automation
Offset
voltages
Ohmic contacts
Ohms
On-line
closed loops
control
security analysis
On-off
actions
control
controllers
Open
-loop
    control systems
    transfer functions
loops
structure mixers
Opening switches
Operability
Operating systems
Operational
amplifiers
calculus
characteristics
Operations research
Operators
Optical
amplifiers
band gap
birefringence
bistability
character recognition
communication
constants
data storage
directional couplers
disks
feedback
fibre networks
fibres
fields
flows
implementation
modulation
modulators
nonlinearities
parametric oscillators
polarization bistability
properties
pulses
receivers
response
solutions
spectroscopy
stochastic control
storage devices
switches
transducers
transmission
wave breaking
Optimal
control
estimation
experiment design
filtering
load flow
power flow
priority assignment
regulators
rejection
search techniques
systems
trajectory
Optimality
Optimization
devices
problems
Optimum
Order reduction
Organizational factors
OR operations
Oscillation
Oscillators
Outages
Outer
gimbals
loop
Output
axis
brushes
error identification
feedback
injection
matrices
regulation
signals
variables
winding
Overall stability
Overdamping
Overflow
Overlaid
Overlap
Overlapping
Overload
Overshoot
Oversteer
Overtones
Overvoltages
Overwrite spectra

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P

Package design
Packages
Packets
Page printers
Paper industry
Parallel
algorithms
computation
computers
memories
networks
processing
processors
programs
transductors
Parallelism
Parameter
estimation
identification
optimization
Parameters
Parametric
excitation
resonances
variation
Parametrization
Parsers
Partial
differential equations
expansions
response channels
Particle size measurement
Particulate processing
Passive
compensation
elements
filters
ranging
suspension
Passwords
Path planning
Pattern
generation
identification
recognition
Pay-off functions
P controllers
PD controllers
Performance
analysis
characteristics
drives
evaluation
functions
indices
limits
monitoring
Periodic
motion
replacement
structures
waves
Permalloy
films
Permanent magnet
motors
undulators
Permanent magnets
Permeability
Permittivity
Permutation
algorithms
Perturbation
analysis
theory
Perturbed coefficients
Personnel qualifications
Petri-nets
Pharmacokinetic data
Phase
advance
    controllers
    network
angles
calibration
centres
characteristics
conjugation
contours
correction
crossover frequency
difference
distortion
epitaxy
frame analysis
inverters
lag
lead
-locked arrays
-locked loop
locking
locus
margins
modulation
noise
-only modulation
perturbation technique
plane
response
shift
shifters
space
stability
system identification
systems
transition
Phased array
pH control
Photodiodes
Photomultipliers
Photons
Physical models
Physics
Physiological models
Physiology
Pick off
PI controllers
Picture
elements
processing
PID
control
controllers
Piecewise linear
analysis
controllers
Pipelined architectures VLSI
Pipelines
Pipelining processing
Piston valves
Pistons
Pitch
Pitchfork bifurcation
Pixels
Plane wave exposure
Plane waves
Planning
Plants
Plantwide
Plastics industry
Pneumatic
relays
systems
Point-to-point control
Pointing systems
Poisson
arrivals
processes
Polar plots
Polarity
Polarization
analysis
dependence
Pole
assignment
zero assignment
Poles
Polygons
Polymerization
Polynomial
methods
models
transforms
Polynomials
Polyphase networks
Popov criterion
Port fuel injection
Posed problems
Position
accuracy
control
errors
estimation
feedback
location
-sensitive
    photomultipliers
velocity
Positioning systems
Positive
columns
displacement pumps
feedback
Possibility theory
Postmortems
Potentials
Potentiometer pick off
Potentiometers
Power
amplifiers
assisted control
control
circuits
density spectrum
deposition
    characterization
devices
dissipation
distribution
distribution circuits
dividers
flow
generation
law descriptions
losses
management
spectra
spectral density
station control
supplies
supply voltages
-system
    control
    stabilizers
    voltages
systems
transformers
transmission
winding
Preamplifiers
Precision
measurements
Prediction
error methods
intervals
methods
problems
Predictive control
Predictor theory
Pre-excitation
Preprocessing
Preprocessors
Preset
Pressure
control
measurements
-sensitive probes
transducers
volume relationships
wire chambers
Pressurized water reactors
Prevention
Preventive maintenance
Primal sketches
Primary
regulation
sites
Principle of superposition
Printed
antennas
circuit antennas
circuits
dipoles
Printers
Printing industry
Prior history
Priority
Probabilistic
data association
load flows
logic
models
risk assessment
simulation
Probabilities integration
Probability
density function
distribution function
Probes
Problem solvers
Problem-oriented languages
Procedure-oriented
languages
Process
automation
computers
control
-control languages
equipment
identification
models
parameter estimation
simulators
Processes
Processing techniques
Processor
arrays
systems
Processors
Product strategy
Product quality
Production
control
costs
systems
Productivity
Products
industry
Profiles
Program
assemblers
controllers
controlling elements
costs
diagnostics
documentation
stores
Programmable
controllers
logic controllers
read only memory (PROM)
Programmed control
Programming
approaches
environments
languages
support
systems
theory
Programs
Project
management
selection
Projects
Propagation
Proportional
action factor
actions
bands
control factors
controllers
counters
gain
plus derivative
    action
    controllers
plus integral
    action
    controllers
    plus derivative action
    plus derivative controllers
Propulsion control
Protection
Protocols
Prototyping
Pseudo random sequences
Pulp industry
Pulse
generation
position modulation
radiation
response
sequences
shape synthesis
signals
(train) functions
trains
width
-width modulation
Pulses

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Q

Quadratic
control
optimal regulators
performance indices
programming
stability
stabilizability
Quadrature
axis
brushes
detection
mirror filters
Qualitative
analysis
control
simulation
Quality
control
of work life
Quantity
Quantization
errors
noise
Quantized
signals
states
Quantizer design
Quantizers
Quaternion feedback
Queues
Queuing
network models
theory

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R

Radial
base function networks
pumps
Rail traffic
Railways
RAM
Ramp
function response
functions
redundancy
Random
access memory (RAM)
drift
fields
functions
inspection
media
noise
number generators
numbers
perturbations
processes
searches
telegraph noise
variables
walk
Range
data
finders
images
of disturbance
of set value
splitting
Ranges
Ranks
Rapid programming
Rate
actions
constants
feedback
Rational matrices
Ratios
Re-energization
Reachability
Reachable states
Reactive power
Reactor control
modelling
Readouts
Real
axis
time
-time
    AI
    communication
    computers
    computer systems
    expert systems
    languages
    operating systems
    systems
    tasks
Realisation
theory
Reasoning
Receivers
Reception
Receptors
Recognition
Recording
channels
codes
heads
media
    noise
performances
properties
technology
Recordings
Recovery
circuits
times
Recruitment
modulation
Rectangles
Rectangular
wave transforms
waveguides
waves
Rectifiers
Recursive
algorithms
approaches
control algorithms
digital filters
estimation
filters
least squares
Reduced-order models
Reduction
Redundancy
control
reduction
Redundant
manipulators
Reference
adaptive control
architecture
elements
input
    elements
    signals
    variables
signals
variables
windings
Regeneration
Regenerative feedback
Regions
Register allocation
Registers
Registration
Regression
algorithm systems
analysis
estimates
relationships
Regularization
Regulating
elements
energy
units
Regulation
Regulator
control
theory
Regulators
Rejection
Relational databases
Relative stability
Relativistic
Relaxation
analysis
oscillation frequency
Relay control
Relays
Reliability
analysis
evaluation
test systems
theory
Reliable
Relief valves
Remote control
Renewable energy systems
Renewal processes
Reproducibility
Reproducible
Requirements analysis
Reserves
Reset
actions
times
Residue
feedback
number systems
Residues
Resistance
Resistivity
Resistors
Resolution
Resolved
gain measurements
reflectance
Resolvent matrices
Resonance
Resonant frequencies
Resource allocation
Response
curves
functions
measurement
times
Responses
Restricted instruction sets
Return
difference ratio
differences
signals
Reversibility
Reversible systems
Revolutions
Riccati
equations
Ride
comfort
Rise time
Risk
RNA
Road traffic
Robot
arms
calibration
control
dynamics
kinematics
navigation
programming
vision
Robotic manipulators
Robotics
Robots
Robust
control
estimation
estimators
performance
stability
stabilizability
transmission
Robustness
Root locus
diagrams
Root mean square value
Roots
Rotating disks
Rotation
Rotor generators
Rotors
Round-off noises
Routh's criterion
Routing algorithms
Rule-based systems
Rules
Run-time systems
Runge-Kutta method

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S

Safety
analysis
-critical
Sample
and hold
sizes
Sampled
data
-data control
-data systems
signals
Samplers
Samples
Sampling
actions
control
controllers
elements
frequency
intervals
periods
rates
systems
Satellite
control
    applications
Satellites
artificial
Saturation
control
power
Scalar
Scales
Scattered data
Scatterers
Scattering
parameters
problems
Scene
analysis
segmentation
Scheduling algorithms
Search
engines
methods
Searches
Searching systems
Second-order systems
Self
-adapting algorithms
-adaptive control
-adjusting systems
-aligned structures
-excitation winding
-excited oscillation
-operated control
-optimizing control
-optimizing systems
-organizing storage
-organizing systems
oscillation
phase
-phase modulation
-regulation
-reproducing automata
-tuning control
-tuning regulators
Semantic networks
Semi
-active
    dampers
    suspension
-empirical models
-Markov processes
Sensitive
Sensitivity
analysis
functions
Sensor
failures
fusion
systems
Sensors
Sequence estimation
Sequences
Sequential
control
    algorithms
machines
switching
Series
compensation
resistance
transductors
Servo
hydraulics
systems
Servomechanisms
Servomotor actuators
Servomotors
Set
-point control
points
-reset operations
values
Sets
Settling times
Shape
description
discrimination
Shaped reflectors
Shapes
Shaping
filters
networks
Shift registers
Ship control
Shop-floor oriented systems
Short-term memory
Shunt
capacitors
compensation
Sign detection
Signal
analysis
cancellation
converters
correlation
delay
detection
duration
flow diagram
levels
lines
processing
-processing algorithms
processors
reconstruction
selectors
space codes
synthesis
-to-noise ratio
Signals
Signature
analysis
registers
Simulation
languages
Simulators
Simultaneous stabilization
Sine
-cosine potentiometer
waves
Single
-input/single-output
    systems
mode
-mode operation
Singular
control
perturbation method
perturbations
points
systems
value
    decomposition
Singularities
Sinusoidal
oscillators
signals
Sinusoids
SISO
Skill
-based production
-based systems
Slave stations
Slaves
Sliding
curves
mode
-mode control
surfaces
Slopes
Slot
assignment algorithms
lines
Slots
Small signal modes
Smart power applications
Smoothing
filters
Smoothness criterion
Social
and behavioural sciences
impact of automation
requirements
Socio-technical system
design
Soft sensing
Software
engineering
metrics
performance
productivity
project management
reliability
safety
specification
tools
Solar
cells
energy
Solid state
cells
lasers
Solids processing
Space
robotics
vehicle optical-controls-structure interaction (O-CSI)
vehicles
Spacecraft autonomy
Spark advance control
Special-purpose computers
Spectra
Spectral
analysis
characteristics
correlation
density
    function
estimation
factorization
transformations
Spectroscopy
Spectrum
analysers
analysis
estimation
filters
Speech
analysis
control
Speed
control
measurement
Splines
Split
field motors
series motors
Springs
SQL
Square waves
Squaring circuits
Stability
analysis
criteria
domains
limits
of numerical methods
properties
robustness
tests
Stabilizability
Stabilization
methods
Stabilizers
Stabilizing
controllers
feedback
feedforward
networks
Stable
states
Stackelberg games
Standalone
Standard
Standards
Star networks
State
assignment
estimation
feedback
matrices
monitoring
observers
scintillation detectors
sequence estimation
space
-space formulas
-space methods
-space models
-space realization
trajectories
variables
vectors
Statecharts
Statements
States
Static
accuracy
controllers
decoupling
electrification
friction
induction transistors
models
RAM
Stationarity
Statistical
analysis
design
inference
process control
Statistics
Stator windings
Status reports
Steady-state
availability
deviation
errors
stability
values
Steady states
Steam
generators
plants
turbines
Steel
industry
manufacture
Steepest descent
Step
discontinuity
function responses
functions
inputs
motors
Stepless actions
Stepping
actions
controllers
motors
relays
switches
Steps
Stereo vision
Stochastic
approximation
automaton
complexity
control
jump processes
modelling
parameters
Petri-nets
programming
properties
realization
relaxation
systems
theory
variables
Stop band filters
Strapdown systems
Stray
capacitance
fields
losses
magnetic fields
Stress
Structural
constraints
optimization
parameters
properties
relaxation
stability
Structure systems
Structured
analysis
programming
singular value
Suboptimal
control
systems
Subspace
methods
Substitution
Subsynchronous
oscillations
resonance
Subsystems
Successive approximations technique
Summing
amplifiers
elements
points
Supercomputers
Supervision
Supervisory control
Susceptibility
Switched
capacitor filters
capacitors
reluctance motors
Switches
Switching
algebra
algorithms
characteristics
functions
networks
rectifiers
surfaces
theory
times
values
variables
Symbols
Synchro
angles
control receivers
control transformers
control transmitters
indicators
resolvers
torque receivers
torque transmitters
transmitters
Synchronization
Synchronous
data flow
machines
motors
System
analysis
architectures
diagnosis
documentation
failure and recovery
failures
identification
integration
integrity
matrices
models
noise
order
    reduction
reliability
security
sensitivity
state estimation
synthesis
theory
transfer functions
Systems
concepts
design
engineering
methodology

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T

Tachometers
Target
control
tracking
tracking filters
Targets
Tasks
Teaching
Technological forecasting
Technology
transfer
Telecommunication
Telecontrol
Telemanipulation
Telematics
Telemetry
Teleoperation
Telephone networks
Telephones
Telerobotics
Telescope detectors
Telescopes
Television
systems
Temperature
calculations
coefficients
control
distributions
measurement
profiles
Temporal
logic
reasoning
Terminal
control
reliability
voltages
Terminals
Termination
Terms
Ternary logic
Test
data adequacy
generation
length
Testability
Tests
Thermal
conductivity
    superconductors
degradation
diffusivity
equilibrium
nitridation
noise
properties
stability
Thermistors
Three-term
action
control
controllers
Threshold
currents
decomposition
functions
logic
of resolution
selection
value
voltage
Thresholds
Throughput
Time
constants
delay
-delay
    estimation
    spread
-domain
    analysis
    calculations
    correlations
    method
    reflectometers
    responses
    spectroscopy domains
-frequency
    localization
    representation
-invariant
    plants
    systems
lag
-optimal control
Petri-nets
response
reversal
schedule control
    controllers
-series analysis
-shared control
-sharing programs
-sharing systems
signals
-slot assignment
synchronization
systems
-varying plants
-varying systems
Timed Petri-nets
Timing
analysis
jitter
recovery
simulators
Tissues
Token-ring protocol
Tolerance
Tolerant
Top-down methods
Torque
amplifiers
control
motors
synchro
Torsional vibration dampers
Tracking
applications
characteristics
systems
Traction
assistance
control
spinout control
yaw control
Trade offs
Traffic control
Train control
Training
Trajectories
Trajectory planning
Transactions
Transceivers
Transcoders
Transconductance
Transconductors
Transducers
Transductor elements
Transfer
contacts
elements
function matrices
functions
Transformation matrices
Transformations
Transformer oil
Transformers
Transforms
Transient
analysis
deviation
electrical discharges
energy transfers
errors
gratings
oscillations
radiation
responses
scattering
signals
stability
    analysis
    assessment
states
system deviation
torque
Transistors
Transition
matrices
modes
noise
systems
time
Transmission
characteristics
electron microscopy
line matrices
line resonators
lines
systems
zeroes
Transmitters
Transponders
Transport
delay
properties
Transportation
control
Transversal filters
Travelling
salesman problem
wave
    amplifiers
    modulators
waves
Tree
attenuation
searches
structures
Trees
Trends
Triangular resonators
Tribochemical wear
Trigger elements
Triodes
Triplers
Truth tables
Tuneable filters
Tuned power amplifiers
Tuning characteristics
Tunnel
junction receivers
junctions
Turbines
Turbulence
Turbulent convection
Turing machine
Turnkey systems
Two
-dimensional systems
-phase induction motors
-speed controllers
-term
    action
    control
    controllers
Tyres

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U

Ultrasonic transducers
Uncertain
dynamic systems
linear systems
polynomials
Uncertainty
Uncontrollable
Undamped frequency
Underdamping
Understeer
Uniform electric fields
Uniformity
Unipolar
charge injection
converters
injection
Unique action
Uniqueness
Unit
action potentials
commitment
    problem
impulse
step
    function
    response
Units
Universal
control
data compression
Universe
Unmonitored control
systems
Unobservable
Unreliable machines
Unstable
Upper atmosphere
Urban systems
User interfaces
Utility
functions

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V

Validation
Validity
Valves
Vane pumps
Variability
Variable
-delivery pumps
-length codes
-structure control
structures
-structure systems
valve timing control
Variables
Variance
matrices
Variational analysis
Vector
quantization
quantizers
Vectors
Vehicle
aerodynamics
dynamics
simulators
suspension
Vehicles
Velocity
control
errors
feedback
measurements
overshoot
saturation
Verification
Vibration
dampers
measurement
View angles
Views
Virtual reality
Viscous
damping
friction
Visibility
Visual
motion
pattern recognition
Voltage
amplifiers
characteristics
collapse
control
distribution
inverter switches
stability
stabilizers
standards
Volterra
series
Voltmeters
Volts

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W

Waiting times
Walking
Walsh function
Ward Leonard drive
Warehouse automation
Waste treatment
Water pollution
Wattmeter
Wave
equations
guides
Waves
Weibull distribution
Weighted moving average
Weighting functions
Wheels
White noise
Wide area networks
Width
Wiener filters
Wind
speeds
Windmills
Windup
Work organization

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X

Y

Yaw rate
Yourdon

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Z

Zero
crossings
drift
error
frequency
-order hold
sets
transfer function
transformation

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