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This book represents the work of top scientists in the field of intelligent control and its applications, prognostics, diagnostics, condition based maintenance and unmanned systems. The work presents an approach to solving engineering problems related to manufacturing, automation, and especially unmanned systems and describes recent advances in the disciplines mentioned above.
The main goal of the book is to demonstrate how concepts and ideas from diverse disciplines are merged within a common framework applied to the solution of complex problems.
Content Level »Professional/practitioner
Keywords »Kalman filter - actuator - aerospace - automation - control - control system - filtering - fuzzy logic - intelligent control - model predictive control - prognostics - robot - robotics - systems - uncertainty
R. D. Garcia, L. Barnes, K. P. Valavanis: Design of a Hardware and Software Architecture for Unmanned Systems: A Modular Approach; M. J. Roemer, C. S. Byington: An Overview of Selected Prognostic Methods with Application to an Integrated Health Management System; D. G. Stavrakoudis, J. B. Theocharis, G. C. Zalidis: Genetic Fuzzy Rule-Based Classifiers for Land Cover Classification from Multispectral Images;
J. Echauz, H. Firpi, G. Georgoulas: Intelligent Control Strategies for Neurostimulation;
J. Khoury, C. T. Abdallah: Identifier-based Discovery Mechanisms in Large-Scale Networks: An Economic Perspective; T. L. Kottas, Y. S. Boutalis, M. A. Christodoulou: Adaptive Estimation of Fuzzy Cognitive Networks and Applications.