**Linear Optimal Control**

by B.D.O. Anderson, J.B. Moore

**Publisher**: Prentice Hall 1971**ISBN/ASIN**: 0135368707**ISBN-13**: 9780135368701**Number of pages**: 413

**Description**:

The aim of this book is to construct one of many bridges that are still required for the student and practicing control engineer between the familiar classical control results and those of modern control theory. Many modern control results do have practical engineering significance, as distinct from applied mathematical significance. Linear systems are very heavily emphasized.

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