By Topic

A simple method for calculating the time response of a system to an arbitrary input

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)
Biernson, G. A. ; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.

THERE are a number of methods for calculating the response of a linear system to an arbitrary input which divide the input into a series of units so small that each can be approximated quite crudely, but they are all quite laborious and require a very high degree of accuracy of computation to achieve adequate accuracy in the calculated response. Even more important, they give very little insight into why the system responds the way it does, or how the system transfer function should be changed to improve the response.

Published in:

American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Part II: Applications and Industry, Transactions of the  (Volume:74 ,  Issue: 4 )