**Optimization and Control**

by Richard Weber

**Publisher**: University of Cambridge 2010**Number of pages**: 70

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Topics: Dynamic Programming; Examples of Dynamic Programming; Dynamic Programming over the Infinite Horizon; Positive Programming; Negative Programming; Bandit Processes and Gittins Index; Average-cost Programming; LQ Regulation; Controllability; Stabilizability and Observability; Kalman Filter and Certainty Equivalence; etc.

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