CBMS Regional Conference Series in Mathematics 1987; 134 pp; softcover Number: 68 Reprint/Revision History: reprinted 1990 ISBN10: 0821807188 ISBN13: 9780821807187 List Price: US$31 Member Price: US$24.80 All Individuals: US$24.80 Order Code: CBMS/68
 This book expands the lectures given at a regional conference in Lincoln, Nebraska which brought together a wide variety of scientists, pure mathematicians and engineers. Readership Table of Contents Part I. Engineering motivation  Engineering background
 Engineering problems
Part II. Analytic function therory  Fractional maps and Grassmannians
 Representing shift invariant subspaces
 Applications to factorization, interpolation, and approximation
 Further applications
 Matrix analogs and generalizations
Part III. Matrices  Some matrix problems in engineering
 Optimization, matrix inequalities, and matrix completions
 The spectrum of a matrix with respect to an algebra
Part IV. The general \(H^\infty\) optimization problem  Nonlinear \(H^\infty\) optimization
 Bibliography
