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Warwick, Kevin 1954-

Works: 83 works in 338 publications in 3 languages and 5,988 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Interviewee, Commentator
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Most widely held works by Kevin Warwick
Industrial digital control systems by Kevin Warwick( Book )

33 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book reviews developments in the following fields: digital control; digital signals and systems; process control; state-space concepts; system identification; adaptive control; multivariable control; optimal control; robot dynamic control; decoupling control; computer aided design for industrial control systems; microprocessor controllers; parallel processing; distributed digital control; artificial intelligence; microcomputer control; self-tuning control; and computer aided control system design
Artificial intelligence : the basics by Kevin Warwick( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concise and cutting-edge introduction to the fast moving world of AI examines issues of what it means to be man or machine and looks at advances in robotics which have blurred the boundaries
Virtual reality in engineering( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neural network applications in control by G. W Irwin( Book )

13 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book comprises 12 chapters dealing with the following subjects: digital neural networks; neurocontrol; approximation theory; electric power and chemical process applications; dynamic artificial neural network; nonlinear process control; speech, vision and colour applications; real-time drive control; fuzzy-neural control in intensive-care blood pressure management; system identification; neurofuzzy adaptive modelling; and nonlinear dynamical process
Neural network engineering in dynamic control systems by K. J Hunt( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The series Advances in Industrial Control aims to report and encourage technology transfer in control engineering. The rapid development of control technology impacts all areas of the control discipline. New theory, new controllers, actuators, sensors, new industrial processes, computer methods, new applications, new philosophies, .... , new challenges. Much of this development work resides in industrial reports, feasibility study papers and the reports of advanced collaborative projects. The series offers an opportunity for researchers to present an extended exposition of such new work in all aspects of industrial control for wider and rapid dissemination. Within the control community there has been much discussion of and interest in the new Emerging Technologies and Methods. Neural networks along with Fuzzy Logic and Expert Systems is an emerging methodology which has the potential to contribute to the development of intelligent control technologies. This volume of some thirteen chapters edited by Kenneth Hunt, George Irwin and Kevin Warwick makes a useful contribution to the literature of neural network methods and applications. The chapters are arranged systematically progressing from theoretical foundations, through the training aspects of neural nets and concluding with four chapters of applications. The applications include problems as diverse as oven tempera­ ture control, and energy/load forecasting routines. We hope this interesting but balanced mix of material appeals to a wide range of readers from the theoretician to the industrial applications engineer
Robot control : theory and applications( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neural networks for control and systems( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced methods in adaptive control for industrial applications by Kevin Warwick( Book )

14 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March of the machines : the breakthrough in artificial intelligence by Kevin Warwick( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While horror films and science fiction have repeatedly warned of robots running amok, [the author] takes the threats out of the realm of fiction and into the real world, truly giving us something to worry about. Meeting skeptics head on, Warwick goes beyond his penetrating attacks on their assumptions and prejudices about what should be considered as intelligence to reveal what he has already achieved: building robots that communicate in their own language, share experiences, teach each other lessons, and behave as they wish with regard to human beings. ... [this book] is part history of robotics, part futurism. It surveys the substantial advances made in artificial intelligence over the past century while looking ahead to an increasingly uneasy relationship between humans and machines"--Back cover
Applied artificial intelligence( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artificial intelligence techniques in power systems by Kevin Warwick( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dealing with complexity : a neural networks approach by M Kárný( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dealing with Complexity brings together a collection of contributions by top international researchers in the field of artificial neural networks, all of which look at how to tackle the problem of complexity. The contributions range from theoretical analyses of the neural networks approach, to a number of application-oriented articles which examine the problem from a more practical viewpoint. It will be of interest to academic/industrial researchers and MSc students in a broad range of fields including computing science, engineering, physics and mathematics, particularly where complex problems have been encountered. It is also suitable for graduate engineers, both those carrying out research and those tackling complex industrial problems
Implementation of self-tuning controllers by Kevin Warwick( Book )

14 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book has 13 chapters. The first chapter of this book not only provides an overview of the scope and generality provided by self-tuning control schemes, but also indicates where such a scheme might be of benefit and how it complements and augments other control techniques. Chapters 2-5 discuss the basic ideas behind self-tuning control techniques; identification/ parameter estimation (chapter 2), optimal controller design (chapter 3), numerical considerations (chapter 4) and simplified methods (chapter 5). Chapters 6-9 discuss advances in the framework employed for self-tuning control; the delta operator (chapter 6), continuous-time control (chapter 7), software aspects (chapter 8) and predictive control (chapter 9). Chapters 10-13 are concerned with detailed application examples of; predictive control (chapter 10), PIP control (chapter 11), LQG optimal control (chapter 12) and various SISO/MIMO case studies (chapter 13)
An introduction to control systems by Kevin Warwick( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This significantly revised edition presents a broad introduction to Control Systems and balances new, modern methods with the more classical. It is an excellent text for use as a first course in Control Systems by undergraduate students in all branches of engineering and applied mathematics. The book contains: A comprehensive coverage of automatic control, integrating digital and computer control techniques and their implementations, the practical issues and problems in Control System design; the three-term Pid controller, the most widely used controller in industry today; numerous in-chapter worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises. This second edition also includes an introductory guide to some more recent developments, namely fuzzy logic control and neural networks. -- Book Description
Turing's imitation game : conversations with the unknown by Kevin Warwick( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Can you tell the difference between talking to a human and talking to a machine? Or, is it possible to create a machine which is able to converse like a human? In fact, what is it that even makes us human? Turing's Imitation Game, commonly known as the Turing Test, is fundamental to the science of artificial intelligence. Involving an interrogator conversing with hidden identities, both human and machine, the test strikes at the heart of any questions about the capacity of machines to behave as humans. While this subject area has shifted dramatically in the last few years, this book offers an up-to-date assessment of Turing's Imitation Game, its history, context and implications, all illustrated with practical Turing tests. The contemporary relevance of this topic and the strong emphasis on example transcripts makes this book an ideal companion for undergraduate courses in artificial intelligence, engineering or computer science."--
Computer-intensive methods in control and signal processing : the curse of dimensionality by M Kárný( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due to the rapid increase in readily available computing power, a corre­ sponding increase in the complexity of problems being tackled has occurred in the field of systems as a whole. A plethora of new methods which can be used on the problems has also arisen with a constant desire to deal with more and more difficult applications. Unfortunately by increasing the ac­ curacy in models employed along with the use of appropriate algorithms with related features, the resultant necessary computations can often be of very high dimension. This brings with it a whole new breed of problem which has come to be known as "The Curse of Dimensionality" . The expression "Curse of Dimensionality" can be in fact traced back to Richard Bellman in the 1960's. However, it is only in the last few years that it has taken on a widespread practical significance although the term di­ mensionality does not have a unique precise meaning and is being used in a slightly different way in the context of algorithmic and stochastic complex­ ity theory or in every day engineering. In principle the dimensionality of a problem depends on three factors: on the engineering system (subject), on the concrete task to be solved and on the available resources. A system is of high dimension if it contains a lot of elements/variables and/or the rela­ tionship/connection between the elements/variables is complicated
Failsafe control systems : applications and emergency management by Kevin Warwick( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

11 . 2 Study objectives 147 11 . 3 Approach to analysis 147 11. 4 Presentation and discussion of results 151 11 . 5 Conclusions 165 12 Accident management and failure analysis G. C. Meggitt 170 12. 1 Introduction 170 12. 2 Nuclear safety 170 12. 3 The accident 171 12. 4 The accident response 171 12. 5 The automatic response 171 12. 6 The tailored response 173 12. 7 The emergency plan 181 13 Decision support systems and emergency management M. Grauer 182 13. 1 Introduction 182 13. 2 The problem 183 13. 3 The multiple-criteria approach 184 3 13. 4 OveNiew of the 1-decision support software 186 13. 5 A case study from chemical industry 189 13. 6 Conclusions 195 References 196 14 Safety integrity management using expert systems Dr P. Andow 198 14. 1 Introduction 198 14. 2 Safety and risk analysis 198 14. 3 The effects of applying safety and risk analysis 199 14. 4 Safety integrity management 201 14. 5 Knowledge-base contents 204 14. 6 Summary of system functions 204 14. 7 Discussion 205 References 205 15 Power system alarm analysis and fault diagnosis using expert systems P. H. Ashmole 207 15. 1 Introduction 207 15. 2 Expert systems for power system alarm analysis already developed 208 15. 3 Existing substation control arrangements 209 15. 4 Discussion of alarm data flow 210 15. 5 Expert system requirements 210 15. 6 User interface 211 15. 7 Requirements under different fault conditions 211 15
Mutual impact of computing power and control theory( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent rapid developments in computing power, such as parallel processing and neural networks, have stimulated new trends in control. However a discrepancy exists between available computing power and exploitable algorithms obtained classically from control theory. The aim of this book is to address the discrepancy from both the com­ putational power and control theory viewpoints. Areas such as identification, adaptive control, signal processing and neural networks therefore hold a prominent position in the text presented. The form of the book is such that it should be useful for readers at various levels, particularly those at the research and/or application stage. The book has resulted from the IFAC Workshop on the Mutual Impact of Computing Power and Control Theory, which was held at the Institute of Information Theory and Automation (UTIA), Prague, in September 1992. Organisation of the event was provided jointly by the Department of Adaptive Systems, UTIA, Prague and the School of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Reading, UK. Selected papers from the Workshop have been chosen to give a good balance across the field, whilst at the same time highlighting important areas for future research. In this way the book represents edited Proceedings from the Workshop. One point, quickly apparent, is the international nature of the presentations themselves, which provide not only a technical appraisal of the field but also inject cultural aspects which are vitally important on the path ahead
I, cyborg by Kevin Warwick( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Korean and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In I, Cyborg, Professor Kevin Warwick, the world's leading expert in cybernetics, unveils the story of how he became the world's first Cyborg - a Cybernetic Organism - part human, part machine, in a groundbreaking set of scientific experiments." "He believes that in the years ahead we will witness machines with an intelligence more powerful than that of humans, and that robots, not humans, will make all the important decisions. A robot-dominated world might well have dire consequences for humankind; but is there, he asks, an alternative way ahead? Can we use technology to upgrade ourselves, to improve on our comparatively limited capabilities, to harness the ever-increasing abilities of machine intelligence, to access extra-sensory input and to communicate in a much richer way, using thought alone?" "In fact, all of this is more than just a theoretical possibility. Here, Kevin Warwick reveals how he has taken the first practical steps on this fascinating path, using himself as a guinea pig receiving, by surgical operation, technological implants connected to his central nervous system."--Jacket
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Neural network applications in control
Alternative Names
Kevin Warwick britischer Kybernetiker

Kevin Warwick Brits ingenieur

Warwick, K.

Warwick, K. (Kevin), 1954-

Warwick, Kevin

Кевин Ворик британски роботичар и кибернетичар

Уорик, Кевин

קווין ווריק

كيفن وارويك

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Neural network applications in controlRobot control : theory and applicationsMarch of the machines : the breakthrough in artificial intelligenceApplied artificial intelligenceArtificial intelligence techniques in power systemsDealing with complexity : a neural networks approachAn introduction to control systemsComputer-intensive methods in control and signal processing : the curse of dimensionalityI, cyborg