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Akhmet, Marat 
Bifurcation in Autonomous and Nonautonomous Differential Equations with Discontinuities 
I08930 
2017 
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12 
Yin, Yaobao 
High Speed Pneumatic Theory and Technology Volume II 
I08711 
2020 
eBook 

13 
Lacarbonara, Walter 
Nonlinear Dynamics and Control 
I08708 
2020 
eBook 

14 
Gao, DianCe 
Diagnosis and Robust Control of Complex Building Central Chilling Systems for Enhanced Energy Performance 
I08703 
2019 
eBook 

15 
Astr??m, Karl J 
Control of Complex Systems 
I10605 
2001 
eBook 

16 
Flunkert, Valentin 
DelayCoupled Complex Systems 
I08341 
2011 
eBook 

17 
Lee, Kwang Hyung 
Three Dimensional Creativity 
I08264 
2014 
eBook 

18 
NabiAbdolyousefi, Marzieh 
Controllability, Identification, and Randomness in Distributed Systems 
I07804 
2014 
eBook 

19 
Kocarev, Ljupco 
Consensus and Synchronization in Complex Networks 
I07723 
2013 
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20 
Chapman, Airlie 
SemiAutonomous Networks 
I07640 
2015 
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Title  Bifurcation in Autonomous and Nonautonomous Differential Equations with Discontinuities 
Author(s)  Akhmet, Marat;Kashkynbayev, Ardak 
Publication  Singapore, Springer Singapore, 2017. 
Description  XI, 166 p. 31 illus., 26 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This book is devoted to bifurcation theory for autonomous and nonautonomous differential equations with discontinuities of different types. That is, those with jumps present either in the righthandside or in trajectories or in the arguments of solutions of equations. The results obtained in this book can be applied to various fields such as neural networks, brain dynamics, mechanical systems, weather phenomena, population dynamics, etc. Without any doubt, bifurcation theory should be further developed to different types of differential equations. In this sense, the present book will be a leading one in this field. The reader will benefit from the recent results of the theory and will learn in the very concrete way how to apply this theory to differential equations with various types of discontinuity. Moreover, the reader will learn new ways to analyze nonautonomous bifurcation scenarios in these equations. The book will be of a big interest both for ??beginners and experts in the field. For the former group of specialists, that is, undergraduate and graduate students, the book will be useful since it provides a strong impression that bifurcation theory can be developed not only for discrete and continuous systems, but those which combine these systems in very different ways. The latter group of specialists will find in this book several powerful instruments developed for the theory of discontinuous dynamical systems with variable moments of impacts, differential equations with piecewise constant arguments of generalized type and Filippov systems. A significant benefit of the present book is expected to be for those who consider bifurcations in systems with impulses since they are presumably nonautonomous systems 
ISBN,Price  9789811031809 
Keyword(s)  1. Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Theory
2. Control and Systems Theory
3. Control engineering
4. Difference and Functional Equations
5. DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS
6. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
7. Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory
8. DYNAMICS
9. EBOOK
10. EBOOK  SPRINGER
11. ERGODIC THEORY
12. FUNCTIONAL EQUATIONS
13. ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
14. STATISTICAL PHYSICS

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Title  High Speed Pneumatic Theory and Technology Volume II : Control System and Energy System 
Author(s)  Yin, Yaobao 
Publication  Singapore, Springer Singapore, 2020. 
Description  XVI, 386 p. 250 illus., 2 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This book highlights the latest developments and the author???s own research achievements in high speed pneumatic control theory and applied technology. Chiefly focusing on the control system and energy system, it presents the basic theory and pioneering technologies for aerospace and aviation, while also addressing e.g. pneumatic servo control theory, pneumatic nonlinear mechanisms, aerothermodynamics, pneumatic servo mechanisms, and sample applications of high temperature and high speed gas turbine systems in aerospace, aviation, and major equipment 
ISBN,Price  9789811522024 
Keyword(s)  1. Aerospace engineering
2. Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
3. ASTRONAUTICS
4. Control and Systems Theory
5. Control engineering
6. EBOOK
7. EBOOK  SPRINGER
8. Engineering Fluid Dynamics
9. FLUID MECHANICS
10. Fluid and Aerodynamics
11. FLUIDS

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Title  Nonlinear Dynamics and Control : Proceedings of the First International Nonlinear Dynamics Conference (NODYCON 2019), Volume II 
Author(s)  Lacarbonara, Walter;Balachandran, Balakumar;Ma, Jun;Tenreiro Machado, J. A;Stepan, Gabor 
Publication  Cham, Springer International Publishing, 2020. 
Description  XXII, 349 p. 182 illus., 136 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This second of three volumes from the inaugural NODYCON, held at the University of Rome, in February of 2019, presents papers devoted to Nonlinear Dynamics and Control. The collection features both wellestablished streams of research as well as novel areas and emerging fields of investigation. Topics in Volume II include influence of nonlinearities on vibration control systems; passive, semiactive, active control of structures and systems; synchronization; robotics and humanmachine interaction; network dynamics control (multiagent systems, leaderfollower dynamics, swarm dynamics, biological networks dynamics); and fractionalorder control 
ISBN,Price  9783030347475 
Keyword(s)  1. Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Theory
2. CLASSICAL ELECTRODYNAMICS
3. COMPLEXITY
4. COMPUTATIONAL COMPLEXITY
5. Control and Systems Theory
6. Control engineering
7. DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS
8. DYNAMICS
9. EBOOK
10. EBOOK  SPRINGER
11. ELECTRODYNAMICS
12. OPTICS
13. STATISTICAL PHYSICS
14. VIBRATION
15. Vibration, Dynamical Systems, Control

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Title  Diagnosis and Robust Control of Complex Building Central Chilling Systems for Enhanced Energy Performance 
Author(s)  Gao, DianCe 
Publication  Singapore, Springer Singapore, 2019. 
Description  XX, 180 p. 99 illus., 91 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This book discusses enhancing the overall energy performance of building central airconditioning systems through fault diagnosis and robust control strategies. Fault diagnosis strategies aim to determine the exact cause of problems and evaluate the energy impact on the system, while robust control strategies aim to manage chilled water systems to avoid the occurrence of low deltaT syndrome and deficit flow problems. Presenting the first academic study of the diagnostic method and control mechanism of ???small temperature difference syndrome???, the book describes the highly robust and adaptive faulttolerant control method developed to overcome the influences of external disturbance on the process control in practical applications. The diagnostic technology developed provides a predictive assessment of the energy dissipation effect of the fault. This book is a valuable reference resource for researchers and designers in the areas of building energy management and built environment control, as well as for senior undergraduate and graduate students 
ISBN,Price  9789811506987 
Keyword(s)  1. BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
2. Building Physics, HVAC
3. Control and Systems Theory
4. Control engineering
5. EBOOK
6. EBOOK  SPRINGER
7. ENERGY SYSTEMS
8. Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer
9. Heat engineering
10. HEAT TRANSFER
11. MASS TRANSFER
12. THERMODYNAMICS

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Title  Control of Complex Systems 
Author(s)  Astr??m, Karl J;Albertos, Pedro;Blanke, Mogens;Isidori, Alberto;Schaufelberger, Walther;Sanz, Ricardo 
Publication  London, Springer London, 2001. 
Description  XII, 482 p : online resource 
Abstract Note  The world of artificial systems is reaching complexity levels that es?? cape human understanding. Surface traffic, electricity distribution, air?? planes, mobile communications, etc. , are examples that demonstrate that we are running into problems that are beyond classical scientific or engi?? neering knowledge. There is an ongoing worldwide effort to understand these systems and develop models that can capture its behavior. The reason for this work is clear, if our lack of understanding deepens, we will lose our capability to control these systems and make they behave as we want. Researchers from many different fields are trying to understand and develop theories for complex manmade systems. This book presents re?? search from the perspective of control and systems theory. The book has grown out of activities in the research program Control of Complex Systems (COSY). The program has been sponsored by the Eu?? ropean Science Foundation (ESF) which for 25 years has been one of the leading players in stimulating scientific research. ESF is a European asso?? ciation of more than 60 leading national science agencies spanning more than 20 countries. ESF covers has standing committees in Medical Sci?? ences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Physical and Engineering Sci?? ences, Humanities and Social Sciences. The COSY program was ESF's first activity in the Engineering Sciences. The program run for a period of five years starting January 1995 
ISBN,Price  9781447103493 
Keyword(s)  1. Control and Systems Theory
2. Control engineering
3. EBOOK
4. EBOOK  SPRINGER
5. ENGINEERING DESIGN
6. Measurement Science and Instrumentation
7. Measurement??????
8. PHYSICAL MEASUREMENTS

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Title  DelayCoupled Complex Systems : and Applications to Lasers 
Author(s)  Flunkert, Valentin 
Publication  Berlin, Heidelberg, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2011. 
Description  XIII, 180 p. 69 illus., 13 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This thesis deals with the effects of timedelay in complex nonlinear systems and in particular with its applications in complex networks, and relates it to control theory and nonlinear optics. Delays arise naturally in networks of coupled systems due to finite signal propagation speeds and are thus a key issue in many areas of physics, biology, medicine, and technology. Synchronization phenomena in these networks play an important role, e.g., in the context of learning, cognitive and pathological states in the brain, for secure communication with chaotic lasers or gene regulation. The work includes both novel results on the control of complex dynamics by timedelayed feedback and new fundamental insights into the interplay of delay and synchronization. One of the most interesting results here is a solution to the problem of complete synchronization in general networks with large coupling delay, i.e., large distances between the nodes, by giving a universal classification of networks which has a wide range of interdisciplinary applications 
ISBN,Price  9783642202506 
Keyword(s)  1. COMPLEX SYSTEMS
2. Control and Systems Theory
3. Control engineering
4. DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS
5. EBOOK
6. EBOOK  SPRINGER
7. LASERS
8. MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
9. Optics, Lasers, Photonics, Optical Devices
10. PHOTONICS
11. STATISTICAL PHYSICS
12. Statistical Physics and Dynamical Systems
13. Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics

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Title  Three Dimensional Creativity : Three Navigations to Extend our Thoughts 
Author(s)  Lee, Kwang Hyung 
Publication  Dordrecht, Springer Netherlands, 2014. 
Description  X, 87 p. 94 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  Is creativity something that we are simply born with and cannot hone with effort? Some say that creativity cannot be cultivated. Is it true? In general, our thinking sticks to reality unless there is any external stimulation. With our thinking fixed on a certain situation, it becomes difficult to come up with a fresh idea. In this regard, three questions are suggested: (1) Question of Time: When a problem arises, question yourself on a time axis first of all. How would the matter be handled 10 or 20 years from now? (2) Question of Space: Ask yourself some questions on its spatial elements. How would the matter be handled in Saudi Arabia or in China? (3) Question of Field: Apply the given problem in a variety of fields. How would the matter be handled in the field of music or electronic engineering? The three questions suggested here are given on the three axes: time, space, and field, and this book deals with theoretical and practical aspects on the topics. In this way it is a unique book about the systematic method of developing creativity, which will have appeal to researchers and students in multidisciplinary fields from neuroscience to physics, and engineering and computer science, as well as a general public 
ISBN,Price  9789401788045 
Keyword(s)  1. Applications of Graph Theory and Complex Networks
2. Control and Systems Theory
3. Control engineering
4. EBOOK
5. EBOOK  SPRINGER
6. EDUCATION
7. Education, general
8. ENGINEERING DESIGN
9. INDUSTRIAL MANAGEMENT
10. Innovation/Technology Management
11. MANAGEMENT
12. PHYSICS

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Title  Controllability, Identification, and Randomness in Distributed Systems 
Author(s)  NabiAbdolyousefi, Marzieh 
Publication  Cham, Springer International Publishing, 2014. 
Description  XVII, 151 p. 39 illus., 30 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This interdisciplinary thesis involves the design and analysis of coordination algorithms on networks, identification of dynamic networks, and estimation on networks with random geometries with implications for networks that support the operation of dynamic systems, e.g., formations of robotic vehicles, distributed estimation via sensor networks.???? The results have ramifications for fault detection and isolation of largescale networked systems and optimization models and algorithms for next generation aircraft power systems.?? The author?? finds novel applications of the methodology in energy systems, such as residential and industrial smart energy management systems 
ISBN,Price  9783319024295 
Keyword(s)  1. Aerospace engineering
2. Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
3. Applications of Graph Theory and Complex Networks
4. ASTRONAUTICS
5. Control and Systems Theory
6. Control engineering
7. EBOOK
8. EBOOK  SPRINGER
9. Energy and state
10. Energy policy
11. Energy Policy, Economics and Management
12. PHYSICS

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Title  Consensus and Synchronization in Complex Networks 
Author(s)  Kocarev, Ljupco 
Publication  Berlin, Heidelberg, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013. 
Description  IX, 275 p : online resource 
Abstract Note  Synchronization in complex networks is one of the most captivating cooperative phenomena in nature and has been shown to be of fundamental importance in such varied circumstances as the continued existence of species, the functioning of heart pacemaker cells, epileptic seizures, neuronal firing in the feline visual cortex and cognitive tasks in humans. E.g. coupled visual and acoustic interactions make fireflies flash, crickets chirp, and an audience clap in unison. On the other hand, in distributed systems and networks, it is often necessary for some or all of the nodes to calculate some function of certain parameters, e.g. sink nodes in sensor networks being tasked with calculating the average measurement value of all the sensors or multiagent systems in which all agents are required to coordinate their speed and direction. When all nodes calculate the same function of the initial values in the system, they are said to reach consensus. Such concepts  sometimes also called state agreement, rendezvous, and observer design in control theory  have recently received considerable attention in the computational science and engineering communities. Quite generally, consensus formation among a small group of expert models of an objective process is challenging because the separate models have already been optimized in their own parameter spaces. ?? The mathematical framework for describing synchronization and consensus in natural and technical sciences is similar and the aim of this book is to provide the first comprehensive work in which synchronization and consensus are presented jointly, thereby allowing the reader to learn about the similarities and differences of the two concepts in both a systematic and applicationoriented fashion. The ten chapters have been carefully selected so as to reflect the current stateoftheart of synchronization and consensus in networked systems; in particular two chapters dealing with a novel application of synchronization concepts in machine learning have been included. ?? The book is aimed at all scientists and engineers, graduate students and practitioners, working in the fields of synchronization and related phenomena 
ISBN,Price  9783642333590 
Keyword(s)  1. Applications of Graph Theory and Complex Networks
2. COMPLEXITY
3. COMPUTATIONAL COMPLEXITY
4. Computational Intelligence
5. COMPUTER SIMULATION
6. Control and Systems Theory
7. Control engineering
8. EBOOK
9. EBOOK  SPRINGER
10. PHYSICS
11. Simulation and Modeling

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