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Multivariable intelligent control strategies for an autonomous underwater vehicle
This paper discusses the application of a novel multivariable control technique to the problem of autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) autopilot design. Based on an adaptive network structure a multivariable Sugeno style ...
Automated cold vapour flow-injection analysis of mercury at high concentrations.
Continuous-flow cold vapour- atomic fluorescence spectrometry is shown to be an extremely sensitive technique for the determination of mercury with detection limits typically below 0.01 mug l(-1). Linear calibration ranges ...
Socio-economic and Environmental Impacts of Technological Change in Bangladesh Agriculture
Widespread controversies exist on the delayed consequences of technological change or ‘Green Revolution’ technology in agriculture largely due to the approach utilized in the evaluation process and the extent of issues ...
Self-similarity of the meddy family in the eastern North Atlantic
In this study we analyze two groups of Mediterranean salt lenses: "mid-life' lenses, typically 1-2 years old, observed in the Canary Basin, and younger Meddies from the Iberian Basin. Nonlinear transformation of variables ...
The impact of Rapido trawling for scallops, Pecten jacobaeus (L.), on the benthos of the Gulf of Venice
Rapido trawls are used to catch sole around the coast of Italy and to catch scallops in the northern Adriatic Sea but little is known about the environmental impact of this gear. Benthic surveys of a commercial scallop ...