[From Rick Marken (920608.1500)]

Bill Powers (920808.1400) says:

Martin Taylor (920606.0815) --

Your design of a "control-sharing" system is truly ingenious.

I agree. I appreciate being mentioned as the inspiration for it. But
your proposal (Martin) is far more ambitions than my "conflict stabilizer"
system for improving human control. I think your system sounds like
a real intelligent step towards the appropriate integration of people
and machines. The theory sounds ok; now all (?) you have to do is
develop the technology that will do little things like reliably determine
when the operator's gain or reference is changing. Sounds like a
research project that could keep some graduate students busy for a few

Welcome back.




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