Lectures on Network Systems


Francesco Bullo

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Center for Control, Dynamical-Systems, and Computation
University of California, Santa Barbara
bullo at ucsb.edu

Edition 1.5, Sep 1, 2021
332 pages and 178 exercises
Kindle Direct Publishing
ISBN 978-1-986425-64-3

Book versions and purchase/download information

The book may be purchased or downloaded in the following versions:

Additionally, the following documents are downloadable:

Citation information
  author =    {F. Bullo},
  title =     {Lectures on Network Systems},
  year =      2021,
  edition =   1.5,
  publisher = {Kindle Direct Publishing},
  ISBN =      {978-1986425643},
  url =       {http://motion.me.ucsb.edu/book-lns},

Short Slide Deck

An abbreviated version of the material in the first 10 chapters is available here: [PDF file]

Copyright information

This book is intended for personal non-commercial use only: you may not use this material for commercial purposes and you may not copy and redistribute this material in any medium or format.

Why I decided to self-publish a print-on-demand book

There are several reasons why I decided to self-publish this book via the print-on-demand service by Kindle Direct Publishing (former Amazon CreateSpace). I appreciate the ability to:

As a combination of this flexibility, I typically polish and enrich the book every time I teach the course.

Similar arguments are presented in the write-up Why I Self-Publish My Mathematics Texts With Amazon by Robert Ghrist



I am thankful for any feedback information, including suggestions, evaluations, error descriptions, or comments about teaching or research uses. Please email bullo at ucsb.edu