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Optimal Allocation of Actuators for Distributed-Parameter Systems

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Jean-Claude E. Martin

Mathematics Department, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale, Lausanne, Switzerland

J. Dyn. Sys., Meas., Control 100(3), 227-228 (Sep 01, 1978) (2 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3426372 History: Received July 19, 1978; Online July 13, 2010

Abstract

We consider a distributed parameter system of parabolic type and N controllers which can be positioned at p(p > N) different points on the system’s spatial domain. Using relaxed control theory, the best location of the controllers is determined, at ecah time t, in order to get the minimum value of a given quadratic cost functional.

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