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Course Info

  • Course Number / Code:
  • 16.31 (Fall 2007) 
  • Course Title:
  • Feedback Control Systems 
  • Course Level:
  • Graduate 
  • Offered by :
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    Massachusetts, United States  
  • Department:
  • Aeronautics and Astronautics 
  • Course Instructor(s):
  • Prof. Jonathan How 
  • Course Introduction:

  • 16.31 Feedback Control Systems

    Fall 2007

    Course Highlights

    16.31 Feedback Control Systems

    Fall 2007

    Photograph of X-29 Jet.
    Highly maneuverable aircraft, like this X-29, often require sophisticated control systems to fly stably. (Photo courtesy of NASA Dryden Flight Research Center Photo Collection.)

    Course Description

    This course covers the fundamentals of control design and analysis using state-space methods. This includes both the practical and theoretical aspects of the topic. By the end of the course, the student should be able to design controllers using state-space methods and evaluate whether these controllers are robust.

    Recommended Citation

    For any use or distribution of these materials, please cite as follows:

    Jonathan How, course materials for 16.31 Feedback Control Systems, Fall 2007. MIT OpenCourseWare (, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Downloaded on [DD Month YYYY].


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