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Author Zhao, Feng ♦ Loh, Shiou C. ♦ May, Jeff A.
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Content type Text
Publisher Springer
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Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Phasespace Neighborhood Adjacency ♦ Phase-space Nonlinear Control Toolbox ♦ Physical System ♦ Efficient Computational Method ♦ Control Law ♦ Broad Class ♦ Nonlinear Dynamical System ♦ Large Nonlinear ♦ Dynamical System ♦ High-performance Computational Technique ♦ Computational Tool ♦ Computational Algorithm ♦ Computational Efficiency ♦ Traditional Analytic Control Design Method ♦ Algorithm Combine Knowledge ♦ Modern Nonlinear Dynamical System ♦ Geometric Theory ♦ Maglev Experience ♦ Phase Space ♦ Control Synthesis ♦ Phasespace Geometric Structure ♦ Graph Search ♦ Geometric Reasoning ♦ Experimental Method ♦ Optimal Control Reference Trajectory
Description Hybrid Systems V, Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science
We describe the Phase-Space Nonlinear Control Toolbox, a suite of computational tools for synthesizing and evaluating control laws for a broad class of nonlinear dynamical systems. The Toolbox comprises computational algorithms for identifying optimal control reference trajectories in the phase space of dynamical systems and experimental methods for evaluating performance of the control laws. These algorithms combine knowledge of the geometric theory of modern nonlinear dynamical systems with efficient computational methods for geometric reasoning and graph search; they define the properties of controllability and robustness in terms of phasespace geometric structures and exploit the phasespace neighborhood adjacencies to obtain computational efficiency. Compared to the traditional analytic control design methods, the phase-space based control synthesis and evaluation rely on high-performance computational techniques and are applicable to physical systems operating in large nonlinear r...
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1997-01-01