Robust Hybrid Control Systems: An Overview of Some Recent Results

  • Andrew R. Teel
Part of the Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences book series (LNCIS, volume 353)


This paper gives an overview of a framework for analyzing hybrid dynamical systems. The emphasis is on modeling assumptions that guarantee robustness. These conditions lead to a general invariance principle and to results on the existence of smooth Lyapunov functions (converse theorems) for hybrid systems. In turn, the stability analysis tools motivate novel hybrid control algorithms for nonlinear systems.


Hybrid Systems Robustness Stability Theory Hybrid Control Systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew R. Teel
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  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaSanta Barbara

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