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US20120232679 CYBERSPACE SECURITY SYSTEM  
A system evaluates reliability, performance and/or safety by automatically assessing the targeted system's requirements. A cost metric quantifies the impact of failures as a function of failure...
US20150185713 PREEMPTIVELY TRIGGERING A DEVICE ACTION IN AN INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT) ENVIRONMENT BASED ON A MOTION-BASED PREDICTION OF A USER INITIATING THE DEVICE ACTION  
In an embodiment, an apparatus receives report(s) of raw motion data detected in IoT environment, and also receives report(s) indicating user-initiated event(s) detected by a set of IoT devices...
US20090118842 Manufacturing prediction server  
In one embodiment, a method for providing predictions pertaining to a future state of a manufacturing facility includes collecting data from various source systems in a manufacturing facility, and...
US20080265501 PREFLIPPING SHEETS FOR A DUPLEX OPERATION  
A method for feeding sheets includes feeding a first sheet to a location for flipping sheets with respect to a target position before the first sheet is fed passed the target position. A second...
US20070208436 INTEGRATED, MULTI-STEP COMPUTER IMPLEMENTED SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MEASURING AND IMPROVING MANUFACTURING PROCESSES AND MAXIMIZING PRODUCT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT SPEED AND EFFICIENCY USING HIGH-THROUGHPUT SCREENING AND GOVERNING SEMI-EMPIRICAL MODEL  
An integrated multi-step computer-implemented system and method for measuring and improving manufacturing processes and maximizing product research and development speed and efficiency includes a...
US20080065242 Use of dynamic variance correction in optimization  
The present invention relates to a steady state optimization method incorporating dynamic variance correction for dynamic variations of both independent variables and dependent variables of a...
US20070088448 PREDICTIVE CORRELATION MODEL SYSTEM  
A system having a combination including a predictive controller and a correlation model analysis which may include a principal component analysis (PCA) calculator. The system may encompass a...
US20060247798 Method and system for performing multi-objective predictive modeling, monitoring, and update for an asset  
A method and system for performing multi-objective predictive modeling, monitoring, and update for an asset is provided. The method includes determining a status of each of at least two predictive...
US20070156259 System generating output ranges for model predictive control having input-driven switched dynamics  
A system for having input-driven output ranges for model predictive control. The system may involve range control and may use a particular formulation of a model predictive control (MPC) for...
US20070293959 Apparatus, method and computer product for predicting a price of an object  
A prediction apparatus that creates a prediction model using learning data, and calculates a prediction value using the prediction model, includes a model creating unit that creates a plurality of...
US20090259323 ADSORPTION CONTROL METHOD  
A method of controlling a pressure swing adsorption unit in which a manipulated variable such as a capacity factor used by such unit in setting the bed cycle time is updated with a manipulated...
US20090005889 MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REDUCTION OF STEADY STATE ERROR  
A technique is disclosed for reducing an error in a controlled variable via model predictive control. A predicted error in the controlled variable is determined for a forward-looking control...
US20090304130 COMBINED DUAL FEED-FORWARD AND FEEDBACK ANALOG AND DIGITAL AUTOMATIC GAIN CONTROL FOR BROADBAND COMMUNICATION  
An embodiment is a method and apparatus to process an input signal. An analog automatic gain control (AGC) processor controls an analog adjustable gain of the input signal using a feedback...
US20090287319 Universal model predictive controller  
A method for building robust model predictive controller universally applicable is presented based on the innate process characteristics independent of the method of control actuation. The method...
US20070067051 Repetitive controller to compensate for odd harmonics  
A repetitive controller scheme with negative feedback and feedforward introduces infinitely many poles on the imaginary axis located at the resonant peaks. The feedforward introduces zeros, which...
US20090089231 ADAPTIVE INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS VIA EMBEDDED HISTORIAN DATA  
Systems and methods that provide for adaptive processes in an industrial setting. Historian data, in conjunction with current collected data, can be converted into decision making information that...
US20090222109 POSITION CONTROL APPARATUS INCLUDING ITERATIVE LEARNING CIRCUIT, EXPOSURE APPARATUS, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DEVICE, AND ITERATIVE LEARNING METHOD FOR USE IN POSITION CONTROL APPARATUS HAVING ITERATIVE LEARNING CIRCUIT INCLUDING LEARNING FILTER  
A position control apparatus includes a detecting unit configured to detect a position of a control target, a subtracting unit configured to subtract an output of the detecting unit from a target...
US20070112445 Quadratic Performance, Infinite Steps, Set Point Model Tracking Controllers  
Two linear quadratic tracking controllers and a minimal prototype controller are presented for the control of a discrete single input and single output (SISO) tracking control system. The minimal...
US20090182441 Control loop and method of creating a process model therefor  
In a control loop for regulating a combustion process in a plant having a controlled system for converting material by way of the combustion, with at least one flame body being formed, the control...
US20070055392 Method and system for model predictive control of a power plant  
System and method for model predictive control of a power plant. The system includes a model for a number of power plant components and the model is adapted to predict behavior of the number of...
US20090005888 Configurable advanced process control  
Systems and methods associated with configurable advanced process control (APC) application development are described. One embodiment includes a computing system that includes configuration files...
US20100305719 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR COMBINING FEEDBACK AND FEEDFORWARD IN MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL  
A method and system for combining a feedback control and a feedforward control in a linear MPC to minimize effect of model uncertainty. An externally computed feedforward signal, which is more...
US20070118231 Method and means for manufacturing products  
Method for manufacturing one or more products, comprising operation of two or more processes which are or are suspected to be subject to mutual disturbance, wherein either a process which is or...
US20090099667 PLANT CONTROLLING DEVICE AND METHOD, THERMAL POWER PLANT, AND ITS CONTROL METHOD  
In a controlling device that uses a model for simulating characteristics of a control target to learn a method of generating a model input that satisfies a target model output value and generates...
US20080228332 ACTIVE CONTROL OF SOFT HYBRID ISOLATION SYSTEMS  
Apparatus, Systems, and Methods are provided for controlling motion of a spacecraft. One apparatus includes a non-contacting actuator and a passive mechanical system coupled in parallel with one...
US20070043451 Method and circuit arrangement for the precise dynamic digital control of especially piezoelectric actuators for micropositioning systems  
The invention relates to a method and a circuit arrangement for the precise, dynamic, digital control of especially piezoelectric actuators for micropositioning systems, comprising a regulator,...
US20140336791 PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE FOR INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS USING BIG DATA  
A cloud-based predictive maintenance service collects industrial data from multiple industrial customers for storage and analysis on a cloud platform. The service analyzes data gathered from...
US20110144813 Systems and Methods for Dynamic FeedForward  
In some embodiments, a method of using feedforward to control a system component may include determining if a feedforward term exists in a feedforward table for a received operating set point. If...
US20070078528 Predictive fault determination for a non-stationary device  
A predictive fault determining system includes a non-stationary operating device and a stationary fault determining device that communicates with the operating device using wireless transmissions....
US20110307082 Method for Axis Correction in a Processing Machine and Processing Machine  
A method for axis correction in a processing machine, in particular a shaftless printing machine, has at least one axis for processing and/or transporting a material, at least one detection device...
US20090089233 CORRELATION OF NON-TIMES SERIES EVENTS IN INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS  
Systems and methods that correlate among disparate pieces of synchronized data, collected from an “internal” data stream (e.g., history data collected from an industrial unit) and an “external”...
US20080114473 Combined motion control system  
An examination and processing machine, in particular a lithography appliance, for use in the semiconductor industry, comprising a machine frame (1), an examination or processing device (5) for a...
US20060259197 Method and apparatus for minimizing error in dynamic and steady-state processes for prediction, control, and optimization  
A method for providing independent static and dynamic models in a prediction, control and optimization environment utilizes an independent static model (20) and an independent dynamic model (22)....
US20100274368 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DYNAMIC OPTIMISATION OF INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES  
Enables minimisation of steady-state objective function P(z∞), subject to a set of constraints zmin≦z∞≦zmax, and under the assumption that the values of the state vector, z, at different points in...
US20080097625 ITERATIVE MATRIX PROCESSOR BASED IMPLEMENTATION OF REAL-TIME MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL  
A system for embedding real-time Model Predictive Control (MPC) in a System-on-a-Chip (SoC) devices is provided. In the system, a microprocessor is connected to an auxiliary unit or...
US20050004686 Servo control apparatus control method  
It is constructed so as to be able to follow without delay and flexibly cope with a change in a command of a host controller in the case of receiving a target command value at the present time...
US20080228292 System and method for pre-distorting a device input  
A method for pre-distorting an input for a device is provided. A partial set of known data pairs is acquired during a closed-loop device calibration period. The partial set of known data pairs is...
US20100185304 Method and Apparatus for Hybrid Resetting States Proportional-Integral-Derivative and Lag Controllers  
A controller includes a feedforward module to produce a feedforward component azr, where a is a high frequency gain, a proportional module is to produce a proportional component Kpvz, where Kpv is...
US20070225835 Computer method and apparatus for adaptive model predictive control  
A computer method and apparatus for adaptive model predictive control (MPC) of multivariable processes is disclosed. The adaptive MPC system can perform automatic implementation for a new MPC...
US20100198371 CONTROL DEVICE  
A control device includes an iterative learning control circuit that includes first and second learning filters to which a synchronization error is input and is configured to feed forward a...
US20120173005 MACHINE CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A control system for a machine may include a processor configured to communicate with a power source. The processor may also be configured to communicate with a transmission assembly. The...
US20070282487 Methods and apparatus for model predictive control in a real time controller  
Methods and apparatus for controlling load on a machine are provided. The method includes determining a maximum value of a process variable using a predictive model of the machine while holding a...
US20070219647 System and method for moving a component through a setpoint profile, lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method  
A system to move a component in accordance with a setpoint profile including a plurality of target states of the component, each of the plurality of target states to be substantially attained at...
US20070250187 Method for obtaining improved feedforward data, a lithographic apparatus for carrying out the method and a device manufacturing method  
A method of obtaining improved feedforward data for a feedforward control system to move a component through a setpoint profile is presented. The setpoint profile includes a plurality of target...
US20130274898 TURBINE FAULT PREDICTION  
A system is provided. The system includes an industrial controller configured to control and obtain current parameter data from one or more components of an industrial system. Further, a storage...
US20080039957 Signal Processing Methods And Apparatus  
A control system, such as a vehicle management system, having a processing unit (20) and a sensor for providing data samples (22), includes a multi-step ahead predictive filter that predicts data...
US20170176956 CONTROL SYSTEM USING INPUT-AWARE STACKER  
A control system comprises an input configured to receive sensor data sensed from a target system to be controlled by the control system. The control system has an input-aware stacker, the...
US20170097616 HYDROCARBON PROCESSING ANALYSIS  
Tools and methods are provided for supplementing an optimization solution for an objective function based on a model of one or more hydrocarbon refining and/or conversion and/or chemical...
US20170038746 SYNCHRONIZATION CONTROLLER HAVING FUNCTION OF SOLVING SHOCK GENERATED IN SYNCHRONIZATION START BLOCK  
In a synchronization operation instruction of a synchronization control of moving a slave axis at a certain ratio with respect to a master axis movement amount, a master axis movement amount...
US20160291552 SYSTEM FOR RULE MANAGEMENT, PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE AND QUALITY ASSURANCE OF A PROCESS AND MACHINE USING RECONFIGURABLE SENSOR NETWORKS AND BIG DATA MACHINE LEARNING  
A system for rule management, predictive maintenance and quality assurance of a process using automatic rule formation comprising a plurality of sensors capable of being attached to at least one...

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