Contents of the monograph by Burlakov M.V.
"Основы технологии автоматизации управления
дискретными технологическими и информационными процессами"

(Basics of technology of discrete technological and information processes control automation)"

 Introduction

Part 1. System basics of technology

 

Chapter 1. Introduction to technology 
   
What is a discrete process
    How to solve a problem of effective control of discrete processes
    Why the being studied technology so is called 
    Properties of discrete technological and information processes (DTIPs)
    Classification of DTIPs
    Essence of technology
    Areas of practical use of technology
    History of technology development
    "Pitfalls" of technology
   
Questions for self-check

 

Chapter 2. Ways of implementation of technology 
   
Creation of a specialized production company
    Creation of a dealer network
   
Questions for self-check

 

Part 2. Mathematical basics of technology

 

Chapter 3. Varieties of random processes with discrete states
   
Markov chains
    Markov processes
    Semi-Markov processes
    Processes with limited aftereffect
    Stationary discrete processes of service (DPSs) 
   
Questions for self-check

 

Chapter 4. Methodology of numerical optimization of controlled DPSs
   
General description of methodology
    Methods of finite-dimensional approximation of DPSs
    Ways of converting DTIPs to stationary finite-dimensional DPSs
    Numerical optimization schemes of stationary DPSs
    Global class of stationary DPSs
    Modified basic class (MBC) of stationary DPSs
   
Questions for self-check

 

Chapter 5. Engineering technique of numerical optimizing DTIPs
   
Stage 1. Analysis of quality of flowing a being studied discrete process
   
Stage 2. Check for compliance of DTIPs properties 
   
Stage 3. Selecting a way of converting DTIP to a finite-dimensional DPS
   
Stage 4. Check for belonging of a primary DPS to MBC
   
Stage 5. Formalized statement of a task of DTIP optimization
   
Stage 6. Limiting a number of demands in system
   
Stage 7. Introducing a vector of DPS phase state
   
Stage 8. Evaluation of laboriousness for synthesis of optimal TSC (tabular strategy of control) 
   
Stage 9. Computation of a calculated number of DPS state and development of algorithm of forming the states array 
   
Stage 10. Limiting a number of controls
   
Stage 11. Development of algorithms for forming arrays of controls
   
Stage 12. Calculation of parameters of step transitions
   
Stage 13. Selecting a scheme and developing an algorithm of numerical optimizing DPS
   
Stage 14. Developing an algorithm of forming the output TSC array
   
Stage 15. Developing an algorithm of statistic modeling
   
Stage 16. Developing an algorithm of realizing a controlled DTIP
   
Questions for self-check

 

Chapter 6. Mathematical models of numerical optimizing DTIPs
   
Ten models for fictional DTIPs
    Six models for real DTIPs
   
Questions for self-check

 

Part 3: Program basics of technology

 

Chapter 7. Peculiarities of creating software for technology 
   
Creation of a universal toolkit to optimize classes of DTIPs
    Creation of individual means to optimize specific DTIPs
    Creating a system software
    Using programming languages
    Creating software modules of numerical optimization
    Example of program realization with
RMO (remote module of optimization) 1.0 of a model to optimize executing a chain of operations 
   
Questions for self-check

 

Chapter 8. Five universal software tools to optimize real DTIPs
   
Local and network programs of goal achievement optimization (GAO): LIS GAO 1.3 and NIS GAO 1.3
(here: LIS local instrumental system; NIS network instrumental system)
    Local and network programs of transportation optimization (TO): LIS TO 1.0 и NIS TO 1.0
    Local and network programs of public transport passenger delivery optimization (PTPDO): LIS PTPDO 1.0 и NIS PTPDO 1.0
    Local and network programs of investments optimization (IO): LIS IO 1.3 и NIS IO 1.3
    Local and network programs of expenses optimization (EO): LIS EO 1.0 и NIS EO 1.0
    Center for processing of network instrumental systems
   
Questions for self-check

 

List of notational conventions

 

Bibliography

  

Contents of the CD-ROM 
   
Set of files of IS GAO EMP  1.0 on working with RMO 1.0 (here: IS instrumental system; EMP external module of processing)
    Set of files of LVP (lite version of program) LIS PTPDO 1.0
   
Set of files of LVP LIS GAO 1.3
   
Set of files of LVP LIS IO 1.3
   
Set of files of LVP LIS EO 1.0
   
Set of files of LVP LIS TO 1.0
   
Set of files of LVP RMO 1.0