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Permitted reuse is defined by the authors’ choice of user license. Feedback exists between two parts when each affects the other. Simple causal reasoning about a feedback system is difficult because the first system influences the second and second system influences the first, leading to a circular argument. This makes reasoning based upon cause and effect tricky, and it is necessary to analyze the system as a whole. Self-regulating mechanisms have existed since antiquity, and the idea of feedback had started to enter economic theory in Britain by the eighteenth century, but it wasn’t at that time recognized as a universal abstraction and so didn’t have a name.
This action of feeding back of the signal from output to input gave rise to the use of the term “feedback” as a distinct word by 1920. Over the years there has been some dispute as to the best definition of feedback. To this the mathematician retorts that if feedback is to be considered present only when there is an actual wire or nerve to represent it, then the theory becomes chaotic and riddled with irrelevancies. He emphasizes that the information by itself is not feedback unless translated into action. The resulting change in engine torque, the feedback, combines with the torque exerted by the changing road grade to reduce the error in speed, minimizing the road disturbance.
The terms “positive” and “negative” were first applied to feedback prior to WWII. 1934 paper first details the use of negative feedback in electronic amplifiers. Positive feed-back increases the gain of the amplifier, negative feed-back reduces it. Friis and Jensen had made the same distinction Black used between ‘positive feed-back’ and ‘negative feed-back’, based not on the sign of the feedback itself but rather on its effect on the amplifier’s gain. In contrast, Nyquist and Bode, when they built on Black’s work, referred to negative feedback as that with the sign reversed.
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Black had trouble convincing others of the utility of his invention in part because confusion existed over basic matters of definition. The terms positive and negative feedback are defined in different ways within different disciplines. Yet even within a single discipline an example of feedback can be called either positive or negative, depending on how values are measured or referenced. While simple systems can sometimes be described as one or the other type, many systems with feedback loops cannot be so easily designated as simply positive or negative, and this is especially true when multiple loops are present. When there are only two parts joined so that each affects the other, the properties of the feedback give important and useful information about the properties of the whole.
In general, feedback systems can have many signals fed back and the feedback loop frequently contain mixtures of positive and negative feedback where positive and negative feedback can dominate at different frequencies or different points in the state space of a system. The term bipolar feedback has been coined to refer to biological systems where positive and negative feedback systems can interact, the output of one affecting the input of another, and vice versa. Feedback is used extensively in digital systems. For example, binary counters and similar devices employ feedback where the current state and inputs are used to calculate a new state which is then fed back and clocked back into the device to update it. The deviation of the optimal value of the controlled parameter can result from the changes in internal and external environments.
A change of some of the environmental conditions may also require change of that range to change for the system to function. The value of the parameter to maintain is recorded by a reception system and conveyed to a regulation module via an information channel. Biological systems contain many types of regulatory circuits, both positive and negative. A negative feedback loop is one that tends to slow down a process, whereas the positive feedback loop tends to accelerate it. Release of hormones then may cause more of those hormones to be released, causing a positive feedback loop. This cycle is also found in certain behaviour.
For example, “shame loops” occur in people who blush easily. When they realize that they are blushing, they become even more embarrassed, which leads to further blushing, and so on. The climate system is characterized by strong positive and negative feedback loops between processes that affect the state of the atmosphere, ocean, and land. Note that in the context of control theory, “feedback” is traditionally assumed to specify “negative feedback”. 1873 to describe steam-powered steering systems. Hydraulic servos were later used to position guns. Electronic feedback systems are also very commonly used to control mechanical, thermal and other physical processes.