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Author Oyler, D.W. ♦ Kabamba, P.T. ♦ Girard, A.R.
Sponsorship IEEE Control Syst. Soc.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2013
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Other branches of engineering
Subject Keyword Vehicles ♦ Measurement errors ♦ Observers ♦ Sensors ♦ Vehicle dynamics ♦ Mathematical model ♦ Time measurement
Abstract In this paper we consider the problem of planar homing guidance for a vehicle with a known heading angle traveling to a beacon with unknown location and using only a measurement of binary range-rate. We present a planar homing guidance law utilizing a sliding mode controller and an observer. This guidance law does not require knowledge of the vehicle's location, the closest points of approach for multiple headings, or the time history of binary range-rate measurements. We also present this guidance law's response to initial conditions and measurement errors. This approach provides a method of low-cost, autonomous homing-guidance that utilizes a single, omnidirectional receiver to guide a vehicle to a single, omnidirectional transmitting beacon.
Description Author affiliation: Aerosp. Eng., Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA (Oyler, D.W.; Kabamba, P.T.; Girard, A.R.)
ISBN 9781467357142
ISSN 07431546
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2013-12-10
Publisher Place Italy
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
e-ISBN 9781467357173
Size (in Bytes) 276.92 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 1295
Ending Page 1300


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library