Software for Computer Control 1982

Software for Computer Control 1982

Proceedings of the Third IFAC/IFIP Symposium, Madrid, Spain, 5-8 October 1982

1st Edition - January 1, 1983

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  • Editors: G. Ferrate, E. A. Puente
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483146935

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Software for Computer Control 1982 covers the proceedings of the Third IFAC/IFIP Symposium. The book discusses the state of software development for digital computer applications for science and control. With a total of 73 papers, the book covers topics such as real-time language and operating systems; man-machine communication software; software for robots; software for distributed control systems; C.A.D. of digital computer controls systems; algorithms for digital computer control; control software engineering and management; and industrial applications. Computer scientists, engineers, and I.T. professionals will find this book interesting, since it provides discussions on the various applications of computer programs.

Table of Contents

  • Plenary Session

    Specifics of Real-Time Software Design for Multiprocessor Computer Systems

    A Unified Presentation of Model Reference Adaptive Controllers and Stochastic Self Tuning Regulators (Concepts, Algorithms, Applications)

    On the Development and Implementation of Parameter-Adaptive Controllers

    Interprocess Communication Primitives for Distributed Process Control

    Real-Time Languages and Operating Systems I

    MODEB: A Real-Time Operating System Kernel Written in the High Level Programming Language Modula-2

    Real-Time Operating System Software for a Multiprocessor System

    Real-Time Languages and Operating Systems II

    Implementation of Real-Time Facilities in Pascal

    Programmable Logic Controllers and Petri Nets: A Comparative Study

    Optimization of Computations on Multiprocessor Systems

    Man-Machine Communications Software

    A Graphical Approach to Documentation and Implementation of Control Systems

    Digital System for Voice Switching Loudspeaking Telephones

    Interactive System to Help Program Design

    Software for Robots

    Automatic Planning for Robots: Review of Methods and Some Ideas about Structure and Learning

    Trajectory Calculation of a Robot which Manipulates Moving Objects

    The Sweep Mapping in Robot Vision: Properties and Computational Savings

    Software for Distributed Control Systems I

    Control Hierarchy in a Distributed Process Control System

    Decomposition on the Basis of Structure of Discrete Systems. Application to Hierarchical Approach of a Water Quality Control Problem

    Software and Protocols in REBUS. A Distributed Real-Time Control System

    Software for Distributed Control Systems II

    A Set of Tools for Designing and Evaluating Communication Protocols in Industrial Computer Networks

    Evaluation of a Transport Protocol for its Implementation in Distributed Multimicrocomputer Control Systems

    Software for Distributed Control Systems III

    Synchronization of Concurrent Activities in a Local Area Computer Network

    CL80: A High Level Programming Language for Distributed Control Systems

    Computer Aided Design of Digital Computer Control Systems I

    CATPAC- An Interactive Software Package for Process Analysis and Control

    ICONGRAPH- Program package for Interactive Controller Design by Graphical Plotting

    An Interactive Simulation System - A New Component of the Development Support System EPOS

    Computer Aided Design of Digital Computer Control Systems II

    An Algorithm for Design of Low Order Dynamic Compensators for Large Scale Systems

    A Package for Computer Aided Design of Multivariable Discrete Control Systems

    Multivariable Control Scheme Design for Discrete Systems Employing Multirate Sampling

    A Software Package for Computer Aided Design of Multivariable Control Systems

    Computer Aided Design of Digital Computer Control Systems III

    A Package for Multivariable Adaptive Control

    An Overview of the Computer Aided Design of Control Systems

    Computer Aided Design of Digital Computer Control Systems IV

    A Package for Computer Design of Concurrent Logic Control Systems

    Computer Aided Generation of Microprocessor Software for Controlling Static Power Converters

    OVIDE: A Software Package for Verifying and Validating Petri Nets

    Adaptive Computer Control Systems I

    On PID Self-Tuners

    Multivariable Adaptive Control - Comparative Studies of Some Algorithms

    Organized Learning Models (Pursuer Control Optimization)

    Adaptive Computer Control Systems II

    Quasi-Direct Adaptive Control for Non-Minimum Phase Systems

    Adaptive Control of Non-Minimum Phase Systems with Independent Tracking and Regulation Specifications

    A Generalized Minimum Variance Self-Tuning Controller Incorporating Pole Assignment Specification

    Self-Tuning Controller for Plants Distributed by Nonstationary Stochastic Disturbance

    Algorithms for Digital Computer Control I

    Process Parameter Identification: A Total Least Square Approach

    Recursive Algorithm for Identification of Dynamic Processes

    Algorithms for Digital Computer Control II

    Qn-Line Use of a Linear Programming Controller

    Algorithms for Time Continuous Quadratic Performance Functions in Sampled-Data Control Systems

    Algorithms for Digital Computer Control III

    On a Procedure for the Calculation of Sensitivity Functions for Optimal Control Systems

    Algorithms for Interactive Multicriteria Optimal Design of Control Systems

    Algorithms of Optimization of Linear and Non-Linear Systems

    Algorithms for Digital Computer Control IV

    On Decentralized Non-Linear Feedback Stabilization of Interconnected Systems

    On the Stochastic Realization Problem for Continuous-Time Nonstationary Stochastic Processes

    Computation of Matrix-Fraction Description for Transfer Function Matrices

    An Algorithm for Obtaining the Jordan Canonical Form of a Matrix

    Control Software Engineering and Management I

    A Method of Specifying and Designing Data Acquisition Systems

    DATED: A Language to Describe Plans and Strategies in Automatic Deduction Systems

    Functional Programming for Discrete Process Control

    Control Software Engineering and Management II

    A Statistical Method for the Detection of Software Errors

    Highly Reliable Software for Use in Fail-Safe Control

    The Application of Modern Software Engineering Techniques in the Development of a Process Control Package

    Evaluation of Statistical Reliability Measures for a Program for the Limitation of Power Density in a Reactor Vessel

    Control Software Engineering and Management III

    The Production of Program Families Based on Abstract Data Types

    Simulation Program (BASIM) for Personal Computers

    Control Software to Combine Batch Control with Enhanced Continuous Control

    Industrial Applications I

    Studies for the Application of an Adaptive Controller to Hydroturbine Generators

    Fault Surveillance and Back-Up Policy for a Load-Frequency Digital Controller

    An On-Line Algorithm for Power System Observability Determination

    Multiprogrammed Stepping Motor Controller

    Industrial Applications II

    An Interactive Simulation Model of Batchwise, Chemical Production - A Tool to Improve the Communication between the Plant Operators and the Production Process

    Computer Based Process Control System which is Distributed, Hierarchical and Fully Redundant

    Implementation and Comparison of Two Extreme Types of Optimal Control

    Interactive Software Packages for Polymerization Reactor Control

    Industrial Applications III

    Microprocessor Based Grain Dryer Control

    Two Microprocessor Based Adaptive On-Off Controller Concepts for Practical Application

    Software for Quality Control Applications in Industrial Equipment

    Industrial Applications IV

    An Adaptive Control Application to a Lathe

    Static Adaptive Algorithms for Computer Control of Diesel Engine Tests

    Software for a Microcomputer Controlled Laser Synchronization System

    Microprocessor Based Multifunction Telephone Terminal

    Round-Table Discussions

    Trends in Computer Control Education

    Computer Control Systems in Industry

    Author Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 540
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1983
  • Published: January 1, 1983
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483146935

About the Editors

G. Ferrate

Affiliations and Expertise

Instituto de Cibernetica, Barcelona, Spain

E. A. Puente

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