Accession Number:

AD0605455

Title:

A STUDY OF SYNTHESIS TECHNIQUES FOR OPTIMAL CONTROLLERS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. for 24 Jan 62-28 Mar 63,

Corporate Author:

GENERAL PRECISION INC TARRYTOWN N Y

Report Date:

1964-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

200.0

Abstract:

This report is organized as follows. A general discussion of optimal control precedes a section devoted to the mathe matical aspects of optimization. Stochastic problems are taken up next and this is followed by a section on two-point boundary problems. In many cases the main problem is to find an extreme value of a function of several variables. There is a section describing methods for doing this. The sections on synthesis procedures, computational studies and conclusions complete the main portion of the report.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE