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Do more than given “Exercises”.
Use and be familiar with Matlab.
7 Make some object (called system, or plant)
behave as we desire.
Imagine “control” around you!
Room temperature control
Voice volume control
“Control” (move) the position of the pointer
Cruise control or speed control
8 What is “Control Systems”? Open-Loop Control Why do we need control systems?
Why Open-loop Control System
Open Convenient (room temperature control, laundry
Dangerous (hot/cold places, space, bomb removal)
Impossible for human (nanometer scale precision
positioning, work inside the small space that human
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This document was uploaded on 03/02/2014 for the course ME 451 at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08
- Mechanical Engineering