Software for Computer Control 1982 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080293523, 9781483146935

Software for Computer Control 1982

1st Edition

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

Editors: G. Ferrate E. A. Puente
eBook ISBN: 9781483146935
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1983
Page Count: 540
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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


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About the Editor

G. Ferrate

Affiliations and Expertise

Instituto de Cibernetica, Barcelona, Spain

E. A. Puente