Modern Control Systems, 14th edition

  • Richard C. Dorf, 
  • Robert H. Bishop

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With Modern Control Systems you'll take on challenges of increasing complexity as you learn to apply theory to computer-aided design and analysis concepts. The text will introduce you to real-world complex control systems, practical design applications, and strategies like green engineering and human-centered design.

Published by Pearson (May 6th 2021) - Copyright © 2022

ISBN-13: 9780137307098

Subject: Electrical Engineering

Category: Controls

Table of contents

Brief Contents

  1. Introduction to Control Systems
  2. Mathematical Models of Systems
  3. State Variable Models
  4. Feedback Control System Characteristics
  5. The Performance of Feedback Control Systems
  6. The Stability of Linear Feedback Systems
  7. The Root Locus Method
  8. Frequency Response Methods
  9. Stability in the Frequency Domain
  10. The Design of Feedback Control Systems
  11. The Design of State Variable Feedback Systems
  12. Robust Control Systems
  13. Digital Control Systems


  1. MATLAB Basics
  2. MathScript RT Module Basics
  3. Symbols, Units, and Conversion Factors
  4. Laplace Transform Pairs
  5. An Introduction to Matrix Algebra
  6. Decibel Conversion
  7. Complex Numbers
  8. z-Transform Pairs
  9. Discrete-Time Evaluation of the Time Response
  10. Design Aids

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