SIMONA Implementation Results

  • Halim Alwi
  • Christopher Edwards
  • Chee Pin Tan
Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)


This chapter describes the implementation of the sliding mode allocation schemes from the previous chapter on the 6-DOF research flight simulator SIMONA at Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands. The controller is implemented in ‘C’ and runs on the ‘flight control’ computer associated with SIMONA. Real-time implementation issues are discussed and a range of fault scenarios from the GARTEUR AG16 benchmark are tested and discussed.


Control Surface Slide Mode Controller Switching Function Sideslip Angle Flight Simulator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Halim Alwi
    • 1
  • Christopher Edwards
    • 1
  • Chee Pin Tan
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EngineeringUniversity of LeicesterLeicesterUK
  2. 2.School of EngineeringMonash University Sunway CampusBandar SunwayMalaysia

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