## Research Directions in Distributed Parameter Systems

Ralph C. Smith and Michael Demetriou, Eds., **Research Directions in Distributed Parameter Systems**,
SIAM Frontiers in Applied Mathematics, Philadelphia, PA, 271 pages.

**Table of Contents:**
- 1. Mathematics and Electromagnetic Theory, R. Albanese, R. Medina and J. Penn

- 2. Nonlinear Distributed Parameter Control Systems with Non-Normal Linearizations: Applications and Approximations,
J.A. Burns

- 3. Homogenization and Applications to Material Science, D. Cioranescu

- 4. Model Reduction for Control Design for Distributed Parameter Systems, R.F. Curtain

- 5. Max-Plus Linear Partial Differential Equations, W.H. Fleming

- 6. Geometric Theory of Output Regulation for Linear Distributed Parameter Systems, C.I. Byrnes, D.S. Gilliam
and V.I. Shubov

- 7. Smart Structures, Structural Health Monitoring and Crack Detection, D.J. Inman and S.H.S. Carneiro

- 8. Survey of Research in Modeling the Human Respiratory and Cardiovascular Systems, F. Kappel and J.J. Batzel

- 9. Inverse Problems Related to Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation, F. Kojima

- 10. Some Suboptimal Strategies for Numerical Realization of Large-Scale Optimal Control Problems, K. Kunisch

- 11. Results and Conjectures for the Control of Navier--Stokes Equations, J.L. Lions