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Table of ContentsIntroduction.
Control Systems Terminology.
Differential Equations, Difference Equations, and Linear Systems.
The LaPlace Transform and The Z-Transform.
Block Diagram Algebra and Transfer Functions of Systems.
Signal Flow Graphs.
System Sensitivity Measures and Classification of Feedback Systems.
Analysis and Design of Feedback Control Systems: Objectives and Methods.
Nichols Chart Analysis.
Nichols Chart Design.
Introduction to Nonlinear Control Systems.
Introduction to Advanced Topics in Control Systems Analysis and Design.