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By Aly El-Osery, Jeff Prevost

This e-book is a tribute to forty years of contributions via Professor Mo Jamshidi who's a well-known and revered pupil, researcher, and educator. Mo Jamshidi has spent his expert profession formalizing and increasing the sphere of large-scale complicated platforms (LSS) engineering leading to instructing a variety of graduates particularly, ethnic minorities. He has made major contributions in modeling, optimization, CAD, regulate and functions of large-scale structures resulting in his present international function in formalizing process of structures engineering (SoSE), as a brand new box. His books on complicated LSS and SoSE have crammed a vacuum in cyber-physical structures literature for the twenty first Century. His contributions to ethnic minority engineering schooling started along with his paintings on the collage of latest Mexico (UNM, Tier-I Hispanic Serving establishment) in 1980 via a NASA JPL provide. via numerous extra significant federal delivers, he formalized a version for teaching minorities, known as VI-P Pyramid the place K-12 students(bottom of pyramid) to doctoral (top of pyramid) scholars shape a unbroken team engaged on one venture. higher point scholars mentor decrease ones on a sequential foundation. in view that 1980, he has graduated over 114 minority scholars such as sixty two Hispanics, 34 African Americans., 15 local americans, and three Pacific Islanders.

This publication comprises contributed chapters from colleagues, and previous and present scholars of Professor Jamshidi. components of concentration are: regulate platforms, strength and approach of structures, robotics and tender computing.

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E. β(λ) = λr + βr−1 λr−1 + . . + β1 λ + β0 (54) Note that Sβ0 = In−1 0 and Sβn−1 = 0. Thus, if β(λ) is stable then there exists a functional observer of dimension r for the single-output system (44) with w(t) ˆ estimating w(t) = Kx(t) if and only if (52) is satisfied. To obtain the minimal order functional observer, one should starts with r = 1 and increase r until the condition (52) is satisfied. For multi-output case, one has several options. One option is to reduce the system to p coupled single-output systems and apply the same procedure.

Douglas Miller, 1993 (Last position: Unknown) MS thesis: “Applications of fuzzy logic to stock markets and financial planning” 12. Alex Martinez, 1993 (Last position: Unknown) MS thesis: “Fuzzy Control of Automotive Engines Idle Speed” 13. Steve Baugh, 1995 (Last position: Unknown) MS thesis: “A control approach for laser guidance systems” 14. ) MS thesis: “Intelligent navigation of mobile robots” Reflection on Four Decades of Contributions of My Graduate Students 7 15. Scott Beatty, 2005. (Last position: Lockheed Martin) MS thesis: “Simulation of a spacecraft electrical power distribution system using the simulink power system block set and soft computing techniques” 16.

Let tij ; j = 1, 2, . . , r be the j − th row of Ti ; i = 1, 2. Then using (40), one can expand (37) and (39) as follows ⎧ t21 = k2 ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎨t11 A12 + t21 A22 = t22 (41) ⎪... ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎩ t1r A12 + t2r A22 = −αr t21 − αr−1 t22 − · · · − α1 t2r 20 B. Shafai and M. Saif These equations, except the last one, can express t2j ; j = 1, 2, . . , r in terms of t1j and substituting them in the last equation yields ⎡ ⎤ ⎤ I 0 ... 0 0 ⎡ A12 ⎢ α1 I ⎥ I . . 0 0 ⎢ ⎥ ⎢ A12 A22 ⎥ ⎥ ⎢ ⎥⎢ t1r t1,r−1 . . t12 t11 ⎢ α2 I α1 I .

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