1998 ACC Mansucript Submission Form (IEEE CSS, 1/25/96)


Paper title: _____________________________________________________
Corresponding author name: _______________________________________
Full mailing address: ____________________________________________
                      ____________________________________________
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phone: ___________________________
fax: ______________________________
email: ____________________________

WHAT TO SUBMIT:
* This form, with keyword chart (below) completed. Be sure to designate a 
  primary keyword per instructions at the bottom.
* 5 hard copies of your manuscript, with address and email for all authors

WHERE TO SUBMIT:
* Send Regular papers to the appropriate Society Review Chair (see Call for 
  Papers)
* Send Short papers to the Vice-Chair for Contributed Papers
* Send Invited Session proposals to the Vice-Chair for Invited Sessions

TIMELINE:
Deadline for receipt: Sept. 15, 1997
Notification: January 20, 1998
Mats due: March 15, 1998

MATS check one:
__ Final paper will be laserprinted actual size, or
__ Oversize typing sheets are needed (sheets will be mailed to author).

MODEL/TREATMENT check all that apply
__ Purely theoretical
__ Purely experimental
__ Theory & experiment
__ Linear
__ Nonlinear
__ Discrete time
__ Continuous time
__ Chaotic
__ Decentralized
__ Discrete event
__ Distributed parameter
__ Embedded
__ Hybrid
__ Large-Scale
__ Multi-rate
__ Multi-variable
__ Parameter-varying
__ Singular / Descriptor
__ Stochastic
__ Time-delay
__ Time-varying
__ Uncertainty
__ Non model-based

SCOPE choose up to three (or none, if none apply).
Mark the most important '1', the second most important '2', the third, '3'
__ Survey / Tutorial
__ Education
__ Experimental, lab-scale
__ Experimental, commercial-scale
__ Analysis
__ Control
__ Disturbance Rejection
__ Dynamics
__ Estimation
__ Fault handling
__ Identification
__ Modeling/model reduction
__ Numerical methods
__ Observer
__ Optimization
__ Reliability
__ Robustness
__ Simulation
__ Stability / Qual. behavior
__ Synthesis

APPLICATION  check one
__ No specific domain
__ Actuators
__ Aircraft / air traffic
__ Automotive
__ Bio-engineering
__ Chemical process
__ Communications
__ Computer
__ CACSD
__ Economic
__ Electro-mechanical
__ Electronic
__ Flexible structures
__ Industrial processes
__ Instrumentation
__ Manufacturing
__ Marine/Underwater veh
__ Mechanical
__ Medical
__ Network
__ Noise cancellation
__ Planning / Scheduling
__ Power / Energy
__ Robotics, mobile
__ Robotic manipulators
__ Rotormachinery
__ Sensors
__ Servomechanism
__ Signal processing
__ Spacecraft
__ Target tracking
__ Traffic / Transportation
__ Virtual reality
__ Other domain: _________________________

METHODOLOGY choose up to three (or none, if none apply).
Mark the most important '1', the second most important '2', the third, '3'
Adaptive:
__ Direct
__ Indirect
__ Multi-model switching
Algebraic/Geometric:
__ (Differential) Algebraic
__ (Differential) Geometric
__ Linear Matrix Inequality (LMI)
__ Spectral
__ State-space
Time-domain:
__ Classical
__ Internal model
__ LQR / LQG
__ Lyapunov 2nd method
__ Variable Struct./Sliding Mode
__ Repetitive control
Functional:
__ Fourier / Frequency
__ Fractals / Maps / Chaos
__ H1 / H2 / H-infinity
__ L1 / L2 / L-infinity
__ Laplace Transform
__ Mu-synthesis
__ QFT
__ Wavelet
__ Other integral transform
__ Other operator methods
Linearization:
__ Local approximation
__ Coordinate transformation
__ Gain Scheduling
__ Feedback linearization
__ Pseudo-linearization
Statistical / Stochastic:
__ Covariance analysis
__ Kalman-Bucy filtering
__ Maximum likelihood
__ Minimax
__ Perturbation methods
__ Principle component analysis
__ Statistical
__ Wiener filtering
__ Other statistical/stochastic
Intelligent:
__ Artificial intelligence
__ Decision tree
__ Fuzzy logic
__ Genetic algorithm
__ Knowledge-based
__ Neural networks
__ Other intelligent methods
Optimization:
__ Dynamic programming
__ Fixed-point search
__ Game theoretic
__ Gradient search
__ Least squares
__ Linear programming
__ Non-linear programming
__ Variational calculus
__ Other optimization methods
Other:
__ Other method: ___________

MAIN CONTRIBUTION / SESSION ASSIGNMENT
1) Choose one  keyword from among those you selected above which would be
the best theme for a session that includes your paper. Write it here:
___________________________

2) Does your paper's theme focus on an industrial control problem?   Check
one:
__ YES
__ NO.