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Feedback regulation of logistic growth
(Hindawi, 19930101)Sufficient conditions are obtained for the global asymptotic stability of the positive equilibrium of a regulated logistic growth with a delay in the state feedback of the control modelled bydn(t)dt=rn(t)[1−(a1n(t)+a2n(t ... 
An 180 MHz 16 bit multiplier using asynchronous logic design techniques
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)A CMOS digital logic design technique is described which exploits the advantages of fast precharged logic and efficient latch design commonly used in synchronous systems while maintaining the features of localized control ... 
An analysis of FPGAbased custom computers for DSP applications
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)Field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) can be rapidly reconfigured to provide different digital logic functions. When such FPGA logic circuits are incorporated within a storedprogram computer, the result is a machine where ... 
Software process representation to support multiple views
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)Current interest in improving the effectiveness and predictability of software development has led to a recent focus on software process modeling and improvement. Processcentered software development environments (PCSDEs), ... 
Comparing the performance of FPGAbased custom computers with generalpurpose computers for DSP applications
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)When FPGA logic circuits are incorporated within a storedprogram computer, the result is a machine where the programmer can design both the software and the hardware that will execute that software. This paper first ... 
Convergence in neural networks with interneuronal transmission delays
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)We obtain sufficient conditions for the global asymptotic stability of the equilibrium of a class of neural networks with interneuronal transmission delays. 
Delayindependent stability in bidirectional associative memory networks
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)It is shown that if the neuronal gains are small compared with the synaptic connection weights, then a bidirectional associative memory network with axonal signal transmission delays converges to the equilibria associated ... 
Design techniques for high performance asynchronous arithmetic operators
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1994)High performance asynchronous arithmetic operator design techniques are proposed, which adopt some of the techniques commonly used in synchronous systems such as fast precharged logic and efficient latch design, while ... 
Percentile performance criteria for limiting average Markov Decision Processes
(Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 1995)In this paper we address the following basic feasibility problem for infinitehorizon Markov decision processes (MDP’s): can a policy be found that achieves a specified value (target) of the longrun limiting average reward ... 
Modelling systems that integrate programming language and environment mechanisms
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1995)Once we relax the assumption that it must be possible to specify programs solely in terms of text and enter them in isolation from other tools, the range of possible program development mechanisms is significantly increased. ... 
Weighted Markov Decision Processes with perturbation
(Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 1995)In this paper we consider the weighted reward MDP’s with perturbation. We give the proof of existence of a deltaoptimal simple ultimately deterministic policy under the assumption of “scalar value”. We also prove that ... 
Performance of a nonlinear controller in power system stabilisation
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1995)This paper describes a nonlinear control strategy for the design of a controller (stabiliser) for a synchronous generator. It is first shown that a nonlinear model, which is derived from the equations of the generator and ... 
Consistency issues in partially bound dynamically composed systems
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)Dynamically composed systems are able to incorporate new components as they execute. Therefore, configurations of these systems are not fully elaborated until at least the time that they are executed, and they are perhaps ... 
Control of singularly perturbed hybrid stochastic systems
(Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 1996)In this paper we study a class of optimal stochastic control problems involving two different time scales. The fast mode of the system is represented by deterministic state equations whereas the slow mode of the ... 
Specifying direct manipulation within program editors
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)Language specific editors, since they are cognisant of the syntax and semantics of the programming language they manipulate, should provide a number of advantages for software developers. However they have not been widely ... 
A Multimedia Course in Associative Learning
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)The paper describes a multimedia course in associative learning, resident on CDROM, and currently available for Macintosh computers. The course is presented using HyperCard and comprises some 70 mini lectures grouped into ... 
Asymptotic analysis of stochastic manufacturing system with slow and fast machines
(Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 1996)A dynamic flowshop is considered consisting of one slow and one fast machine. Production capacities of both machines vary randomly according to a Markov chain whose transition rates are consistent with the time scale of ... 
A New Technique for Multidimensional Signal Compression
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)The problem of efficiently compressing a large number, L, of N dimensional signal vectors is considered. The approach suggested here achieves efficiencies over current preprocessing and KarhunenLoeve techniques when both ... 
A layered operational model for describing intertool communication in tool integration frameworks
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)Integration frameworks for building software engineering environments provide at least data, control and presentation integration facilities, together with integration devices which afford access to these facilities by the ... 
Generating direct manipulation program editors
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (IEEE Publishing), 1996)Language specific editors are cognisant of the syntax and semantics of the programming language they manipulate. Despite the various potential advantages of language specific editors, they have not been widely accepted by ...