Comprehension of complex systems comes from an understanding of not only the behavior of constituent elements but how they act together to form the behavior of the whole. However, given the multidisciplinary nature of complex systems, the scattering of information across different areas creates a chaotic situation for those trying to understand pos

chapter 1|12 pages

Introduction to Modeling and Control of Complex Systems

ByPetros Ioannou, Andreas Pitsillides

chapter 2|86 pages

Control of Complex Systems Using Neural Networks

ByKumpati S. Narendra, Matthias J. Feiler, Zhiling Tian

chapter 3|32 pages

Modeling and Control Problems in Building Structures and Bridges

BySami F. Masri, Anastasios G. Chassiakos

chapter 4|30 pages

Model-Free Adaptive Dynamic Programming Algorithms for H-Infinity Control of Complex Linear Systems

ByAsma Al-Tamimi, Murad Abu-Khalaf, Frank L. Lewis

chapter 5|18 pages

Optimization and Distributed Control for Fair Data Gathering in Wireless Sensor Networks

ByAvinash Sridharan, Bhaskar Krishnamachari

chapter 6|24 pages

Optimization Problems in the Deployment of Sensor Networks

ByChristos G. Cassandras, Wei Li

chapter 7|44 pages

Congestion Control in Computer Networks

ByMarios Lestas, Andreas Pitsillides, Petros Ioannou

chapter 8|30 pages

Persistent Autonomous Formations and Cohesive Motion Control

ByBarıs¸ Fidan, Brian D. O. Anderson, Changbin Yu, and Julien M. Hendrickx

chapter 9|20 pages

Modeling and Control of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Current Status and Future Directions

ByGeorge Vachtsevanos, Panos Antsaklis, Kimon P. Valavanis

chapter 10|42 pages

A Framework for Large-Scale Multi-Robot Teams

ByAndrew Drenner, Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos

chapter 11|28 pages

Modeling and Control in Cancer Genomics

ByAniruddha Datta, Ashish Choudhary, Michael L. Bittner, Edward R. Dougherty

chapter 12|40 pages

Modeling and Estimation Problems in the Visuomotor Pathway

ByBijoy K. Ghosh, Wenxue Wang, Zachary V. Freudenburg

chapter 13|32 pages

Modeling, Simulation, and Control of Transportation Systems

ByPetros Ioannou, Yun Wang, Hwan Chang

chapter 14|22 pages

Backstepping Controllers for Stabilization of Turbulent Flow PDEs

ByMiroslav Krstic, Jennie Cochran, Rafael Vazquez

chapter 15|24 pages

An Approach to Home Automation by Means of MAS Theory

ByGiuseppe Conte, David Scaradozzi

chapter 16|24 pages

Multi-Robot Social Group-Based Search Algorithms

ByBud Fox, Wee Tiong Ong, Heow Pueh Lee, Albert Y. Zomaya