Brian Douglas is creating engineering videos
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patrons
Hi! Thanks for coming to my Patreon page :)

I create videos on engineering - not the kind that you find on TV (World's most impressive engineering feats!) - but the kind that provides useful knowledge for people looking to enter the engineering field or are just looking to brush up on their skills. Most of my videos cover topics in control system theory (hence the channel name), but I also like to talk about robotics and space systems too.  

Aside from videos, I'm writing a book called "The Fundamentals of Control Theory".  You can get the work-in-progress version of the book here by supporting my channel.  Here is the latest version: https://www.patreon.com/posts/fundamentals-of-133...

I hate expensive text books, therefore, I'm releasing the book under a Creative Commons license so that even if you don't want to support me (or don't have the money to), you can always get the book for free from a friend who is a supporter (go in on it together!) or some other source. The important thing is that the content I create can help as many people as possible.

For my supporters (per creation), a creation is a Control System Lecture video or a section update to my book The Fundamentals of Control Theory.  At the moment I would love to produce one creation per month, but realistically, it's more like every 2 or 3 months.  Of course, that would all change if I meet my 2nd goal! I don't charge for announcements, blog type videos, or book releases that are just typo fixes.

Please review and understand your contributions.  I have a little write up here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/please-review-13752...

I like creating content that everyone can access for free.  Your support means so much to me because it allows me to be able to get the equipment I need and one day have the financial freedom to make this my full-time job.  Cheers!
Tiers
Pledge $1 or more per creation
Access Level
- You get access to my Patreon feed where I'll be answering questions as I am able.
- You get a digital copy of my book-in-progress, "The Fundamentals of Control Theory", and all future releases of it while you maintain this pledge (link to the book is in my Patreon feed).
Pledge $5 or more per creation
Supporter Level
- You get all of the $1 rewards
- I'll add your name to the list of supporters at the end of every video
Pledge $10 or more per creation
Peer Review Level
- You get all of the $1 and $5 rewards
- You can help me craft my stories for upcoming videos and book sections.  I will post previews of what I'm working on, ask questions, listen to your feedback, and generally hope that'll you'll help me create something that is clearer and more helpful than it would be if I was the only one reviewing it.
Goals
63% complete
If I reach this goal, I will make creating videos and writing books my full-time job! Which sounds awesome.  I'll be able to create videos more often and cover a more diverse set of content.
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Hi! Thanks for coming to my Patreon page :)

I create videos on engineering - not the kind that you find on TV (World's most impressive engineering feats!) - but the kind that provides useful knowledge for people looking to enter the engineering field or are just looking to brush up on their skills. Most of my videos cover topics in control system theory (hence the channel name), but I also like to talk about robotics and space systems too.  

Aside from videos, I'm writing a book called "The Fundamentals of Control Theory".  You can get the work-in-progress version of the book here by supporting my channel.  Here is the latest version: https://www.patreon.com/posts/fundamentals-of-133...

I hate expensive text books, therefore, I'm releasing the book under a Creative Commons license so that even if you don't want to support me (or don't have the money to), you can always get the book for free from a friend who is a supporter (go in on it together!) or some other source. The important thing is that the content I create can help as many people as possible.

For my supporters (per creation), a creation is a Control System Lecture video or a section update to my book The Fundamentals of Control Theory.  At the moment I would love to produce one creation per month, but realistically, it's more like every 2 or 3 months.  Of course, that would all change if I meet my 2nd goal! I don't charge for announcements, blog type videos, or book releases that are just typo fixes.

Please review and understand your contributions.  I have a little write up here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/please-review-13752...

I like creating content that everyone can access for free.  Your support means so much to me because it allows me to be able to get the equipment I need and one day have the financial freedom to make this my full-time job.  Cheers!

Recent posts by Brian Douglas

Tiers
Pledge $1 or more per creation
Access Level
- You get access to my Patreon feed where I'll be answering questions as I am able.
- You get a digital copy of my book-in-progress, "The Fundamentals of Control Theory", and all future releases of it while you maintain this pledge (link to the book is in my Patreon feed).
Pledge $5 or more per creation
Supporter Level
- You get all of the $1 rewards
- I'll add your name to the list of supporters at the end of every video
Pledge $10 or more per creation
Peer Review Level
- You get all of the $1 and $5 rewards
- You can help me craft my stories for upcoming videos and book sections.  I will post previews of what I'm working on, ask questions, listen to your feedback, and generally hope that'll you'll help me create something that is clearer and more helpful than it would be if I was the only one reviewing it.