A Matlab Program for Analysis of Robust Stability Under Parametric Uncertainty

  • Radek MatušůEmail author
  • Diego Piñeiro Prego
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Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 466)


The main aim of this contribution is to present a Matlab program for robust stability analysis of families of polynomials with parametric uncertainty. The created software is applicable for basic uncertainty structures such as single parameter uncertainty (including quasi-polynomials), independent (interval) uncertainty structure, affine linear, multilinear, polynomial or general uncertainty structure. Moreover, the discrete-time interval polynomials can be analyzed as well. From the viewpoint of available tools, the program incorporates the Root Locus, the Bialas Eigenvalue Criterion, the Kharitonov Theorem, the Tsypkin-Polyak Theorem, the Edge Theorem and the Value Set Concept combined with the Zero Exclusion Condition. The use of the toolbox is briefly outlined by means of the simple example.


Robust stability analysis Parametric uncertainty Matlab 



The work was supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic within the National Sustainability Programme project No. LO1303 (MSMT-7778/2014). This assistance is very gratefully acknowledged.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Information and Advanced Technologies (CEBIA—Tech), Faculty of Applied InformaticsTomas Bata University in ZlínZlínCzech Republic

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