Controller


Controller

Controller may refer to:

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Occupations

  • Comptroller or financial controller, a senior accounting position
  • Air traffic controller, a person who directs aircraft
  • California State Controller, the Chief Financial Officer of the State of California in the United States
  • Controller, the chief executive of a BBC television or radio channel. See Category:BBC executives

Computing and electronics

Other devices

Biomedical

  • Elite controllers, individuals who do not develop AIDS after exposure to HIV

Fiction

  • Controller (comics), multiple characters
  • The Fat Controller (Sir Topham Hatt), the head of the railway in The Railway Series of books written by the Reverend W.V. Awdry
  • Controller, a term used to describe a being controlled by a Yeerk in the Animorphs series by K.A. Applegate
  • The Controller, an AI system in the Armored Core 3 video game

Music

  • Controller (album), a 2008 album by progressive-metalcore band Misery Signals
  • Controllers (band), a 1980s rhythm-and-blues band
  • MIDI controller, device which allows people or machines to control multiple aspects of audiovisual performances with MIDI messages
  • "Controller", a song from the 1981 album Only a Lad by the new-wave band Oingo Boingo

See also

  • Control (disambiguation)

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  • Controller(in) — Controller(in) …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Controller — Controller …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Controller — Con*trol ler, n. [From control, v. t.: cf. F. contr[^o]leur.] 1. One who, or that which, controls or restraines; one who has power or authority to regulate or control; one who governs. [1913 Webster] The great controller of our fate Deigned to be …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • controller — Con*trol ler, n. [From control, v. t.: cf. F. contr[^o]leur.] 1. One who, or that which, controls or restraines; one who has power or authority to regulate or control; one who governs. [1913 Webster] The great controller of our fate Deigned to be …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • controller — con·trol·ler /kən trō lər, kän ˌtrō / n: comptroller Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. controller …   Law dictionary

  • Controller — (engl.), dicht hinter den Klüsen auf Deck angebrachte Kettenstopper; Stromregler an elektrischen Bahnwagen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • controller — CONTRÓLLER s.n. v. controler. [DEX 96] Trimis de gall, 12.01.2008. Sursa: Neoficial …   Dicționar Român

  • controller — (n.) late 14c., from Anglo Fr. contrerolleour (late 13c.), O.Fr. contrerelleor (Mod.Fr. contrôleur), from M.L. contrarotulator, agent noun from *contra rotulare (see CONTROL (Cf. control)). Mechanical sense is from 1867 …   Etymology dictionary

  • controller — [kən trōl′ər] n. [ME countrollour < Anglo Fr contrerollour < OFr contreroller: see CONTROL] 1. the chief accounting officer with responsibility for internal auditing, as in a business, government (usually sp. comptroller), or institution 2 …   English World dictionary

  • Controller — Rechnungsprüfer; Buchprüfer * * * ◆ Con|trol|ler 〈[ troʊl ] m. 3〉 1. Prüfer 2. Leiter des Rechnungswesens 3. elektr. Regler [engl.; zu control „kontrollieren, prüfen“] ◆ Die Buchstabenfolge con|tr... kann in Fremdwörtern …   Universal-Lexikon