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Biology and Control Theory

Current Challenges (Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied mathematics,
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Electrical engineering,
  • Electronics engineering,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Applied,
  • Automation,
  • Engineering - Electrical & Electronic,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • System Theory,
  • Cooperative Control,
  • Group Coordination,
  • Technology / Engineering / Electrical

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIsabelle Queinnec (Editor), Sophie Tarbouriech (Editor), Germain Garcia (Editor), Silviu-Iulian Niculescu (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9063672M
    ISBN 103540719873
    ISBN 109783540719878

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Control Theory and Systems Biology Edited by Pablo A. Iglesias and Brian P. Ingalls A survey of how engineering techniques from control and systems theory can be used to help biologists understand the behavior of cellular systems. E-BOOK DESCRIPTION Issues of regulation and control are central to the study of biological and biochemical systems.

Thus it is not surprising that the tools of feedback control theory–engineering techniques developed to design and analyze self-regulating systems–have proven useful in the study of these biological mechanisms.

About this book Introduction Creating some links between control feedback and biology modeling communities based on similarities in modeling, observing and perceiving alive structures, and analyzing interconnections between biological structures and subsystems was the main objective of this volume.

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