Automatic Control Systems - 10th ed. - Chennai McGraw Hill education (India) Private Limited 2018 - xvii,846 p. PB 26x20 cm..

This new edition continues a tradition of excellence with:

• A greater number of solved examples

• Online labs using both LEGO MINDSTORMS® and MATLAB/SIMLab

• Enhancements to the easy-to-use MATLAB GUI software (ACSYS) to allow interface with LEGO MINDSTORMS

• A valuable introduction to the concept of Control Lab

• A logical organization, with Chapters 1 to 3 covering all background material and Chapters 4 to 11 presenting material directly related to the subject of control

• 10 online appendices, including Elementary Matrix Theory and Algebra, Control Lab, Difference Equations, and Mathematical Foundation

• A solutions manual is available to instructors

Table of Contents:

CHAPTER 1 introduction to Control Systems

CHAPTER 2 Modelling of Dynamic Systems

CHAPTER 3 Solution of Differential Equations of Dynamics Systems

CHAPTER 4 Block Diagrams and Signal-Flow Graphs

CHAPTER 5 Stability of Linear Control Systems

CHAPTER 6 Important Components of Feedback Control Systems

CHAPTER 7 Time-Domain Performance of Control Systems

CHAPTER 8 State-space Analysis and controller Design

CHAPTER 9 Root-Locus Analysis

CHAPTER 10 Frequency-Domain Analysis

CHAPTER 11 Design of Control System

Appendix A: Elementary Matrix Theory and Algebra

Appendix B: Mathematical Foundations

Appendix C: Laplace Transform Table

Appendix D: Control Lab

Appendix E: ACSYS 2013: Description of the Software

Appendix F: Properties and Construction of the Root Loci

Appendix G: General Nyquist Criterion

Appendix H: Discrete-Data Control Systems

Appendix I: Difference Equations

Appendix J: Transform Table

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