Accession Number:

AD0677304

Title:

AUTOMATIC NAVIGATION.

Descriptive Note:

Scientific interim rept. 1 Sep 67-1 Sep 68,

Corporate Author:

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIV DALLAS TEX INFORMATION AND CONTROL SCIENCES CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

The report summarizes the activities in Automatic Navigation under Air Force Office of Scientific Research Contract F44620-68-C-0023 during the period 1 September 1967 through 1 September 1968. It is in the general field of control theory emphasizing estimation, including application to automatic navigation. Certain of the special interests are non-stationary, non-linear, and sub-optimal aspects. Approaches include Kalman filter theory, graph theory, invariant imbedding, Pontryagin optimization, differential game theory, modern stability theory, distribution theory, etc. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE