The reference conditions of a system is a synthesis based on sets of reference signals relative to different aspects of the system's behavior.
W.T. POWERS who introduces this notion gives the example of a driver in a car, who is concerned simultaneously with Signals related to the present state of the vehicle; to the state of the road, to the position of other moving objects; to the conditions of the weather, etc…
And all this is observational, i.e. Depending on the physiological empowerment of the driver, that includes correct perceptions, synthetic capacity of the brain and good performance of the nervous and muscular subsystems.
(Adapted from the author's page on the web)
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