Definition of Observability

1. Noun. The state of being observable ¹

2. Noun. A measure of the extent to which something is observable ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Observability

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Literary usage of Observability

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Future Air Force Needs for Survivability by National Research Council (U.S.) (2006)
"Assessing the Operational Utility of Speed and observability Trade-offs Determining a "good balance" between the speed and observability of a future air ..."

2. Geometry and Identification: Proceedings of Apsm Workshop on System Geometry by Peter E. Caines, Robert Hermann (1983)
"... observability AND CONTROLLABILITY Arjan van der Schaft ABSTRACT. Several representations of smooth nonlinear systems with external variables are ..."

3. Cartanian Geometry, Nonlinear Waves, and Control Theory by Robert Hermann (1979)
"CONTROLLABILITY AND observability AS A VECTOR BUNDLE PROPERTY Now, consider an input-output system: = Ax + Bu (7.1) y = Cx Convert it into an algebraic form ..."

4. Linear Systems Theory and Introductory Algebraic Geometry by Robert Hermann (1974)
"... hence it can usually be left out, ie be set equal to zero. 4. IMPULSE RESPONSE AND TRANSFER FUNCTIONS; observability AND CONTROLLABILITY ..."

5. Geometric Structure of Systems-Control Theory and Physics, Part A by Robert Hermann (1974)
"observability OF LINEAR, TIME-DEPENDENT SYSTEMS As we have seen in Section 4, observability questions for non-linear systems may be “linearized,” and ..."

6. Proceedings of the Berkeley-Ames Conference on Nonlinear Problems in Control by L. R. Hunt, Clyde Martin (1984)
"As a technical point it is noticed that the observability theory in [1] pertains to nonlinear differential equations--without control--but it is shown in ..."

7. The Economy of Happiness by James MacKaye (1906)
"In dreams also, observability does not secm to imply existence, a source of difficulty which we shall presently consider. I shall confine the meaning of the ..."