Module 15 – Control System Development Trends


Oto Sládek


The module informs about possible development directions within general automation and applied control systems. It results from both the extrapolation of current trends and also develops the description of some development possibilities in the field of control systems for industry and their related software tools.

Module Objectives

Students should have a general idea of possible development directions in the field of automation and control systems after a study of this module. Furthermore, they should be able to distinguish the major development directions of this area.


Virtualization, energy optimization, optical computer, quantum computer, DNA computer, nanorobotics, robotics

Creation Date: 7. 05. 2009

Updated: 08. 09. 2009

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