Linear Control System Analysis and Design with MATLAB 5e revised and expanded


Authors: John J. Dazzo, Constantine H. Houpis, Stuart N. Sheldon

ISBN: 9780824740382

Copy Right Year:  2003

Pages:  864

Binding: Soft Cover

Publisher:  Taylor & Francis

SKU: 9780824740382 Categories: ,


Thoroughly class-tested and proven to be a valuable self-study companion, this text/reference features in depth explanations, diagrams, calculations, and tables for an intensive overview of modern control theory and conventional control system design-keeping mathematics to a minimum while stressing real-world engineering challenges, this source emphasizes the use of CAD packages to improve and simplify the design of effective control systems.

Additional information

Weight .87 kg
Dimensions 23 × 16 × 4 cm

Table of Content


Writing System Equations

Solution of Differential Equations

Laplace Transforms

System Representation

Control-System Characteristics

Root Locus

Frequency Response

Closed-Loop Tracking Performance Based on the Frequency Response

Root-Locus Compensation: Design

Frequency-Response Compensation Design

Control-Ratio Modeling

Design: Closed-Loop Pole-Zero Assignment

Parameter Sensitivity and State-Space Trajectories

Sampled-Data Control Systems

Digital Control Systems

Appendix A: Table of Laplace Transforms Pairs

Appendix B: Matrix Linear Algebra

Appendix C: Introduction to MATLAB and Simulink

Appendix D: Total-PC CAD Package



About The Author

John J. Dazzo is Professor Emeritus, Graduate School of Engineering and Management, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. A Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and a member of the American Society for Engineering Education, he is the recipient of the Outstanding Civilian Career Service Award (1998). Dr. Dazzo received the B.E.E. degree (1941) from the City College of New York, New York, the M.S.E.E. degree (1950) from Ohio State University, Columbus, and the Ph.D. degree (1978) from the University of Salford, England.

1 review for Linear Control System Analysis and Design with MATLAB 5e revised and expanded

  1. Reva Wacyk

    It’s hard to find educated folks on this subject, however you sound like you already know what you’re talking about! Thanks

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