The new edition of this comprehensive digital controls book integrates MATLAB throughout the book. The book has also increased inflexibility and reader friendliness through the streamlining of coverage in Chapters 6 & 7 (controllability, pole placement and observability, and optimal control). The previous edition ISBN is: 0-13-216102-8.
New edition of a text for senior undergraduate and first-year graduate level engineering students. Prerequisites are a course on introductory control systems, a course on ordinary differential equations, and familiarity with MATLAB computations (or MATLAB can be studied concurrently). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)