Loop Gain [branched from Purposeful Conflict]

[From Bill Curry (991201.1945 EST)]

Bill Powers (991201.0933 MDT)

We should not speak in terms of whether control exists or not. We should
speak in terms of loop gain because loop gain determines the degree of

You alluded a while back that you are working on a tutorial about gain in the
control system. This will be very welcome, indeed. Right now I am puzzling
about what determines it and how it is tightened or loosened. I assume that
this is primarily a quality of the output function.




William J. Curry, III 941-395.0088
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