Be in Control of Your Day

be subject to us, all things in creation is created to be under our control through
our prophetic decrees and proclamations. Watch this, “In the beginning was the
Word and the Word was with God and the Word was God” (John 1:1), and God ...

Author: Roy Mosaku

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1452005958

Category: Self-Help

Page: 124

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PRAYER POWER TO END YOUR FRUSTRATION Are you tired of not being in Control of Your Day? this book will empower you to "Be in Control of Your Day". Your season of frustration, marital conflicts, financial lack has met its match when you pray the prayers in "Be in Control of Your Day". You are being empowered to take back control of your day and receive all that God wants you to have. If you're sick and tired of being sick this book is for you, and it will change your life forever. "I recommend this book to all and believe it will change lives" - T Mosaku

Killer in Control

Author: Dorothy Francis

Publisher: Untreed Reads

ISBN: 9781611875812

Category: Fiction

Page: 164

View: 956


Kitt Morgan's hope of a singing career dies after a botched surgery. Moving forward she earns a job on her Iowa town's police force trying for a law enforcement career like her father's. While on suspension for shooting an unarmed criminal Kitt visits her sister at her Key West B&B. Here she becomes embroiled in the murder investigation of Abra Barrie a former B&B guest. While Kitt tries to find the murderer the Iowa grand jury declares her shooting of the criminal an act of self-defense. She's free to return to her police job. But does she want to? Big questions remain in Key West. Who is the killer? Is Kitt next on his list?"

Aging in Control or out of Control

... daily, even parked my car at the farthest parking space in the parking lot at
work so I could walk. I thought I was physically fit, but to get the BMI results I got
was rather confusing, and it definitely AGING IN CONTROL OR OUT OF

Author: John Peri-Okonny

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781469161952

Category: Medical

Page: 251

View: 500


This is a thought-provoking book that goes the extra mile to demonstrate in detail how you can choose to live in control of your health. There are several books that deal with healthy living, but this book is unique in several aspects. It helps you answer the question How do you want to age? Or more poignantly, How do you want to die? It is the pertinent question in this book that everyone has to confront without getting frightened because the answer will help you choose the health path you will take. The emphasis on nutritional awareness opens a gateway to healthier lifestyle choices. This book highlights steps that help negate the negative effects of some foods on our health. If your desire is to be happy and in control of your health this book is a valuable companion that fulfills your wish.

I m Not in Control

Author: Nancy Swiston

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595450138

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 72

View: 229


This is our story. My strong, independent mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. This is about how our lives changed and how I personally changed to care for our needs. It tells of the various struggles that we faced along the way. The role of a child caring for an elderly parent will be happening more and more in the years to come. People are living longer and their chance of getting Alzheimer's disease increases the older they get. I wrote this book in hopes of helping other caregivers cope with the whole situation. Through the reading of my story, I hope you will find comfort, guidance, and an understanding of the journey you will be undertaking. Everyone needs to know what Alzheimer's disease is. It is so much more than just forgetting where you put your keys or forgetting someone's name. It's not just normal aging. The diagnosis of this disease is a death sentence. The world needs to become more aware of this horrible illness and what it encompasses.

Topics in Control and its Applications

Constructive Solutions to a Decentralized Team a Problem with Application in
Flow Control for Networks Orhan Çağrı İmer and Tamer Başar Department of
Electrical and Computer Engineering , Coordinated Science Laboratory ,
University of ...

Author: Daniel E. Miller

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 185233150X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 212

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This book comprises the proceedings of the Recent Developments in Control Theory and Applications workshop held in Toronto, Canada, 29th-30th June 1998 in honor of the 60th birthday of E.J. Davison. While the scope of the workshop was quite broad, the main theme was robust control, decentralized control and applications. Some topics include: - robust control for car steering - flow control for networks - fault diagnosis in discrete event systems. With contributions from distinguished authors of international repute, the material presented here focuses upon new findings in the field of control including interesting applications. As well as being informative, it is a useful tool for practitioners of systems and control to ascertain new developments in the field.

People in Control

10.1 Introduction It would seem relevant and appropriate to observe the activities
of personnel in control rooms prior to designing new technologies to be placed in
them, altering the configuration of equipment and layout, or changing the ...

Author: Jan Noyes

Publisher: IET

ISBN: 9780852969786

Category: Education

Page: 315

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The aim of this book is to provide state-of-the-art information on various aspects of human-machine interaction and human-centered issues encountered in the control room setting. As industrial processes have become more automated, there is increasing concern about the performance of the people who control these systems. Human error is increasingly cited as the cause of accidents across many sectors of industry. This book is written primarily by engineers, for engineers involved with human factor issues. Illustrated with useful case studies, this book is essential reading for all students, engineering professionals, and managers interested in machine-human interactions.

The Field Orientation Principle in Control of Induction Motors

... SCHEMES As demonstrated in Chapter 3, the FOP defines conditions for
optimal torque production and the decoupling of torque control from field control,
both under steady-state and transient operating conditions of an induction motor.

Author: Andrzej M. Trzynadlowski

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781461527305

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 255

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The Field Orientation Principle was fIrst formulated by Haase, in 1968, and Blaschke, in 1970. At that time, their ideas seemed impractical because of the insufficient means of implementation. However, in the early eighties, technological advances in static power converters and microprocessor-based control systems made the high-performance a. c. drive systems fully feasible. Since then, hundreds of papers dealing with various aspects of the Field Orientation Principle have appeared every year in the technical literature, and numerous commercial high-performance a. c. drives based on this principle have been developed. The term "vector control" is often used with regard to these systems. Today, it seems certain that almost all d. c. industrial drives will be ousted in the foreseeable future, to be, in major part, superseded by a. c. drive systems with vector controlled induction motors. This transition has already been taking place in industries of developed countries. Vector controlled a. c. drives have been proven capable of even better dynamic performance than d. c. drive systems, because of higher allowable speeds and shorter time constants of a. c. motors. It should be mentioned that the Field Orientation Principle can be used in control not only of induction (asynchronous) motors, but of all kinds of synchronous motors as well. Vector controlled drive systems with the so called brushless d. c. motors have found many applications in high performance drive systems, such as machine tools and industrial robots.

Informatics in Control Automation and Robotics

Selected Papers from the International Conference on Informatics in Control,
Automation and Robotics 2008 Juan Andrade Cetto, Jean-Louis Ferrier, Joaquim
Filipe. Lu ́ıs Pina and Miguel Ayala Botto Department of Mechanical Engineering,

Author: Juan Andrade Cetto

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783642002717

Category: Computers

Page: 283

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The present book includes a set of selected papers from the Fifth International Conf- ence on Informatics in Control Automation and Robotics (ICINCO 2008), held in Funchal, Madeira - Portugal, from 11 to 15 May 2008. The conference was organized in three simultaneous tracks: Intelligent Control Systems and Optimization, Robotics and Automation, and Systems Modeling, Signal Processing and Control. The book is based on the same structure. ICINCO 2008 received 392 paper submissions, from more than 50 different co- tries in all continents. From these, after a blind review process, only 33 where - cepted as full papers, of which 18 were selected for inclusion in this book, based on the classifications provided by the Program Committee. The selected papers reflect the interdisciplinary nature of the conference. The diversity of topics is an important feature of this conference, enabling an overall perception of several important sci- tific and technological trends. These high quality standards will be maintained and reinforced at ICINCO 2009, to be held in Milan, Italy, and in future editions of this conference.

Yes You Can Regain Control of Your Life and Be Happy Again

You will be in control of the situation and think clearly. It can prevent you from
saying or doing things that you might regret later. Breathe properly or Get Sick
and lose control Proper breathing is an important component of a healthy
physical ...

Author: Brahim Derder

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781440117169

Category: Self-Help

Page: 248

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You can regain control of your life? The whole world is getting out of control: wars are raging, economic systems are collapsing, but, can you Regain Control of Your Life and be Happy Again despite all the chaos? The answer is yes; life is simple and beautiful for those who know how to manage life and its daily, weekly, yearly, and life- time long aspects (its changes, twists, and challenges) consistently and persistently. This book will show you the different life secrets of how to regain control of yours. It takes courage to stand up for what you want in live, because if you do not stand up for something, then you will fall for anything, and that is a secret. You must have courage to believe that you have the rights to be happy and learning the rules of the game of regaining control of your is the goal of your reading this book. LEARNING the rules of the game of life and consequently regaining your control and joy of life is the key. This book shows you that there are only two types of events in your life: those events you can control, and those events you can not control and just accept. Waste no time on things you can’t control, but focus on changing things you can control. This book will show you that knowledge by itself is not enough. The world is full of books on how to do or not do things, but few people make use of the knowledge. This book shows you the secrets of the game of life and how to ACT, and not just learn the rules. The purpose in showing you all these rules is to reach a steady state of happiness and prosperity in your game of life. Ultimately, you will be able to start enjoying life by learning in this book the rules of the game of life. Enjoy the book, and regain your joy of living again. This is the only guide that you need to Regain Control of Your Life and be Happy Again.

Crazed Control

He enjoyed smoking, an act he had control over, not like when he took his
medicine. It controlled him. At times he'd skip the medicine and try to be in control
, but with limited success. At best, his short-term comprehension was barely

Author: John M. Garzone

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781469110868

Category: Fiction

Page: 245

View: 347


This third volume of Mike and Myras continuing adventures begins with a client searching for a missing daughter but leads our daring detectives into situations in which more than one crazed individual play out their insidious plans and put everyone involved in mortal danger. Readers already familiar with our duo will recognize old friends from previous encounters and feel right at home navigating familiar Berkshire venues. As always, suspense, vengeance and plot twists and turns keep the reader on the edge of his seat!

How to Be a Superhero Called Self Control

Do you want to be in control? Then don't just wish it, make it so. Grab a handful of
glitter, and repeat those hopes for yourself. When you are ready, open your eyes.
Just remember, remind yourself of this place and of SUPER POWER #14: ...

Author: Lauren Brukner

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781784502034

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction


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Meet Self-Control, a superhero who wants to teach young children his super powers of self-control! Anxiety, frustration, anger, and other difficult feelings won't stand a chance against their new-found powers. Self-Control teaches children with emotional and sensory regulation difficulties aged approximately 4-7 how to calm themselves using self-massage, deep pressure, breathing exercises, and activities such as making an imaginary list and finding their own peaceful place. This illustrated book also features an appendix with photocopiable super power charts, reinforcers, and reminder tools to ensure that parents, teachers, and other professionals can support children in upholding superhero strategies even after the book has been read.

Prison and Criminological Aspects of the Control of Transmissible Diseases Including Aids and Related Health Problems in Prison

Stringent control and security measures ( in particular the searching of cells and
prisoners ) , must be taken by prison staff , to reduce the entry of illicit drugs into
prison . The medical staff must not take part in control measures of prisoners , in ...

Author: Council of Europe. Committee of Ministers

Publisher: Council of Europe

ISBN: 9287125953

Category: Political Science

Page: 21

View: 849


Appendix to recommendation No. R (93)6:

Federal Taxation of S Corporations

18 [ c ] — Control Immediately after the Exchange The gain realized by all
transferors is taxable unless those who transfer the property to the corporation
are as a group in control of the corporation immediately after the exchange . For
this ...

Author: Deborah H. Schenk

Publisher: Law Journal Press

ISBN: 1588520331

Category: Law

Page: 750

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The book features: a detailed analysis of the regulations on eligibility requirements; a discussion of the passive activity rules; and a valuable chapter on financially distressed S corporations.

In Control

They're illustrations of what we know now : By following the 8 - week program
and thus gaining greater control of your life , you can change your destiny .
YOUR PATH BEGINS HERE Regardless of where you are now , you can change
your ...

Author: Redford Williams

Publisher: Rodale

ISBN: 1594862567

Category: Self-Help

Page: 256

View: 158


An eight-week program to anger management, written by the creators of the Lifeskills workshops, outlines easy-to-follow steps for handling a range of challenges from conflict-based interpersonal relationships to everyday stress triggers, in a guide that discusses how to avoid inappropriate expressions of both internal and external anger. 40,000 first printing.

In Control

... that I had to do what I felt was right . I told him that he had to stop . " And you
know what ? He respected what I said . He didn't try to go any further . " I really felt
good about myself . I stayed in control that night . And we've continued to date .

Author: Anna Kreiner

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN: 0823929965

Category: Peer pressure in adolescence

Page: 64

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Discusses different kinds of sexual pressure and considers ways young people can negotiate with their partners and determine their own values and ethics regarding sex.

Power System Small Signal Stability Analysis and Control

His active research interests are in the areas of power systems stability, FACTS
device, soft computing, robust control, and nonlinear control system. Dr. Mondal
is a life member of Institution of Engineers (IE) India. Abhijit Chakrabarti received

Author: Debasish Mondal

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780128006702

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 328

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Power System Small Signal Stability Analysis and Control presents a detailed analysis of the problem of severe outages due to the sustained growth of small signal oscillations in modern interconnected power systems. The ever-expanding nature of power systems and the rapid upgrade to smart grid technologies call for the implementation of robust and optimal controls. Power systems that are forced to operate close to their stability limit have resulted in the use of control devices by utility companies to improve the performance of the transmission system against commonly occurring power system disturbances. This book demonstrates how the application of power system damping controllers such as Power System Stabilizers (PSSs) and Flexible Alternating Current Transmission System (FACTS) controllers—namely Static Var Compensator (SVC) and Thyristor Controlled Series Compensator (TCSC)—can guard against system disruptions. Power System Small Signal Stability Analysis and Control examines the signal stability problem, providing an overview and analysis of the concepts and of the controllers used to mitigate it. Detailed mathematical derivations, illustrated case studies, the application of soft computation techniques, designs of robust controllers, and end-of-chapter exercises make it a useful resource to researchers, practicing engineers, and post-graduates in electrical engineering. Examines the power system small signal stability problem and various ways to mitigate it Offers a new and simple method of finding the optimal location of PSS in a multi-machine power system Provides relevant exercises to further illustrate chapter-specific content

Fundamental Issues in Control of Carbon Gasification Reactivity

... 1983 ; Su and Perlmutter , 235 J. Lahaye and P. Ehrburger ( eds . ) ,
Fundamental Issues in Control of Carbon Gasification Reactivity , 235–255 . ©
1991 Kluwer Academic Publishers . Printed in the Netherlands . 1985b ; Cheng
and Harriott ...

Author: L. Lahaye

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0792310802

Category: Science

Page: 622

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During the last decade there has been a renewed interest in under standing from a fundamental point of view the gasification of carbon. Basi cally there are two major issues in controlling the reactivity of carbon: i) reduction of the gasification rate of carbon materials in hostile environment ii) increase of the gasification rate in order to utilize carbonaceous compounds more effectively. Although these two objectives look somewhat contradictory, they are part of the general topics of understanding gasification reactivity of carbon. Refractory applications of carbon in furnace linings, seals and vanes, as well as the use of carbon-carbon or carbon-ceramic composites in struc tures able to withstand corrosion at high temperature require a better understanding of the fundamentals involved in carbon-oxidizing gas (02' CO , H 0) reactions. Furthermore a great interest of aluminium producers 2 2 is 10 extending the lifetime of carbon electrodes in alumina electrolysis which primarily depends on reducing their consumption rates by air or carbon dioxide. Proper control of gasification reactions is also of prime importance in manufacturing carbonaceous adsorbents like granular activated carbon clothes of high adsorption characteristics. The balance between increase of porosity and decrease in mechanical strength during activation is critical for developing new porous types of carbon materials in particular for carbon clothes and this can only be achieved by a careful control of the gasification reaction.

Detection and Diagnosis of Stiction in Control Loops

Surveys [10,25,26,92] indicate that about 20–30% of all control loops oscillate
due to valve problems caused by valve non-linearities, such as stiction,
hysteresis, deadband or deadzone. Many control loops in process plants perform
poorly ...

Author: Mohieddine Jelali

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781848827752

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 391

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In the process industries, stiction is the most common performance-limiting valve problem and over the last decade numerous different techniques for overcoming it have been proposed. This book represents a comprehensive presentation of these methods, including their principles, assumptions, strengths and drawbacks. Guidelines and working procedures are provided for the implementation of each method and MATLAB®-based software can be downloaded from enabling readers to apply the methods to their own data. Methods for the limitation of stiction effects are proposed within the general context of: oscillation detection in control loops, stiction detection, diagnosis and stiction quantification and diagnosis of multiple faults. The state-of-the-art algorithms presented in this book are demonstrated and compared in industrial case studies of diverse origin – chemicals, building, mining, pulp and paper, mineral and metal processing.

Symbolic Methods in Control System Analysis and Design

Chapter 9 Dynamic sliding mode control design using symbolic algebra tools S .
K . Spurgeon and X . Y . Lu 9 . 1 Introduction Sliding mode control has long been
recognised as providing an appropriate solution to the robust control problem .

Author: N. Munro

Publisher: IET

ISBN: 0852969430

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 393

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Fifteen contributions provide an up-to-date treatment of issues in system modeling, system analysis, design and synthesis methods, and nonlinear systems. Coverage includes the application of multidimensional Laplace transforms to the modeling of nonlinear elements, a survey of customized computer algebra modeling programs for multibody dynamical systems, robust control of linear systems using a new linear programming approach, the development and testing of a new branch-and-bound algorithm fir global optimization using symbolic algebra techniques, and dynamic sliding mode control design using symbolic algebra tools.

Trends in Control and Measurement Education

The course consists of three parts: lectures given by staff and people from
industry highlighting the general aspects of real-time control systems, cookery-
book exercises to familiarize the students with the many aspects of process
control hard- ...

Author: D.P. Atherton

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9781483298962

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 253

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This volume is the published Proceedings of selected papers from the IFAC Symposium, Swansea, 11-13 July 1988, where a forum was provided for discussion of the latest advances and techniques in the education of control and instrument engineers. Seven major topics were covered to aid lecturers in understanding, developing and presenting systems engineering - control and measurement - as a subject to undergraduate and postgraduate students. The teaching of real-time computer control as a topic and laboratory experiments for both continuous and discrete systems were discussed, as was process control, with the emphasis on providing the student with engineering experience by using scaled-down equipment which would teach practical skills. Included in the Proceedings are papers on measurement and instrumentation, an area felt to be neglected within academic instruction. The development of software tools for systems design within systems engineering was included, as was the exchange of teaching packages and methods between academics, and the education curriculum of systems engineering within developing countries. These Proceedings will prove to be a useful up-to-date guide and reference source for all lecturers and professors involved in curriculum development and the teaching of control and measurement in systems engineering.