Now Available from Prentice Hall
Welcome to the web page for this new book in control theory! Here, you will find:
This web site is being continually updated with new material. Currently you may choose from the selection below:
Power Point Lecture Slides available for ALL chapters.
See the Slides page.
A First Course in Automatic Control - in Spanish
Includes transparencies based on the book - in Spanish. Go to the Slides page.
Example problems with worked solutions
Want to check your understanding? Learn best by doing things? Try some of these example problems. New problems are added continually so check this site for updates.
These are now available as as Virtual Laboratories for Control System Design (VL-CSD) see the web site at www.virtual-laboratories.com.
Real-Life Case Studies
A wide range of case studies, spanning a number of industrial processes, have been drawn from the personal experiences of the authors. They have been carefully structured to expose the reader to many of the core issues in realistic control problems. All examples are tightly integrated with the text and have been carefully chosen to illustrate many key issues including nonlinearities, multivariable interaction, non-ideal sensor and actuators etc.
Online Book Information
Solutions to Problems in the Book
Lecture Slides For Instructors Using this Book
Supplementary Technical Material
Additional resources of interest to managers and others requiring an awareness of control as well as control student and practioners. These resources are continually updated so keep checking this website.
Meet the Authors
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