Control Systems Terminology


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Control Systems Terminology
1010605 Control Systems Terminology
BLOCK DIAGRAMS: FUNDAMENTALS A block diagram is a shorthand, pictorial representation of the cause-and-effect relationship between the input and output of a physical system. It provides a convenient and useful method for characterizing the functional relationships among the various components of a control system. System components are alternatively called elements of the system. The simplest form of the block diagram is the single block, with one input and one output, as shown in
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Joseph J. DiStefano, III, PhD; Allen R. Stubberud, PhD; Ivan J. Williams, PhD: Schaum's Outline of Feedback and Control Systems, Second Edition. Control Systems Terminology, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export