You are here

Advances in Control, Communication Networks, and Transportation Systems: In Honor of Pravin Varaiya

Publisher: 
Birkhäuser
Number of Pages: 
358
Price: 
84.95
ISBN: 
0-8176-4385-0
Date Received: 
Friday, September 16, 2005
Reviewable: 
No
Include In BLL Rating: 
No
Reviewer Email Address: 
E. H. Adeb, editor
Series: 
Systems & Control: Foundations & Applications
Publication Date: 
2005
Format: 
Hardcover
Category: 
Festschrift

 

Preface

Acknowledgments

Publications of Pravin Varaiya

List of Contributors and Speakers

Part I. Hybrid Systems

Polytopic Approximations of Reachable Sets Applied to Linear Dynamic Games and a Class of Nonlinear Systems / I. Hwang, D.M. Stipanovic and C.J. Tomlin

On the Problem of Measurement Feedback Control: Ellipsoidal Techniques / A.B. Kurzhanski

Stability of Hybrid Systems and Related Questions from Systems Biology / C. Piazza and B. Mishra

Part II. System Theory and Design

Martingale Representation and All That / M.H.A. Davis

Engineering Education: A Focus on Systems / E.A. Lee

New Directions in System Design Automation / A.R. Deshpande

Part III. Networks

Causal Coding and Feedback in Gaussian Sensor Networks / M. Gastpar

Cross-layer Design of Control over Wireless Networks / X. Liu and A. Goldsmith

Network Pricing for QoS: A ‘Regulation’ Approach / D. Garg, V.S. Borkar and D. Manjunath

Achieving Fairness in a Distributed Ad-Hoc MAC / R. Gupta and J. Walrand

Cooperation, Trust and Games in Wireless Networks / J.S. Baras and T. Jiang

A Game Theoretic View of Efficiency Loss in Resource Allocation / R. Johari and J.N. Tsitsiklis

Decentralized Resource Allocation Mechanisms in Networks: Realization and Implementation / T.M. Stoenescu and D. Teneketzis

Part IV. Transportation

Automated Highway Systems Research: The Influence of Pravin Varaiya / S.E. Shladover

The Traffic Amelioration Potential of Freeway Network Ramp Metering Control / A. Kotsialos and M. Papageorgiou

Transportation System Intelligence: Performance Measurement and Real-Time Traffic Estimation and Prediction in a Day-to-Day Learning Framework / H.S. Mahmassani and X. Zhou

Modeling, Estimation, and Control of Freeway Traffic / R. Horowitz, L. Muñoz and X. Sun

Publish Book: 
Modify Date: 
Friday, September 16, 2005

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED