The 15th IFAC World Congress in Barcelona is the largest to date, and has attracted contributions from renowned scientists at top research institutions from around the world. The Proceedings provide the official record of the Congress, and contain all of the papers that were presented. Published in 20 subject-oriented volumes plus a Plenary Volume the proceedings provide a fully comprehensive overview of latest research into control engineering theory practice and applications. The Plenary Volume also contains 'milestone reports' and surveys by IFAC's technical committees on the state of research in their technical areas. In addition, the Proceedings include a CD-ROM containing all papers in fully searchable format. The volumes and CD are also availble to purchase individually.


For researchers, control, electrical and electronic engineers and participants from the Congress.

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The Congress has a wide-ranging scope, covering all technical areas within the range of IFAC's technical activities. Topics covered in the Proceedings include: Manufacturing and Instrumentation Design Methods Systems and Signals Life Support Systems Systems Engineering and Management Global and Educational Issues of Automation Industrial Applications Transportation and Vehicles Computer Control


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About the authors

E.F Camacho

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Seville, Seville, Spain

L Basenez

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical University of Catalonia, UPC, Spain

J.A De la Puenta

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical University of Catalonia, UPC, Spain