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Majorization: A Computational Complexity Reduction Technique in Control System Design

  • E. Polak
  • D. M. Stimler
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences book series (LNCIS, volume 83)

Abstract

A methodology is presented for the replacement of original worst case control system design specifications, which correspond to a set of intractable, semi-infinite inequalities, with a more conservative set of specifications which transcribe into tractable semi-infinite inequalities. These inequalities can either be solved directly or they can be incorporated into an optimal design semi-infinite optimization problem.

Keywords

Control System Design Output Disturbance Unstructured Uncertainty Plant Transfer Function General Electric Corporate Research 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Polak
    • 1
  • D. M. Stimler
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and the Electronics Research LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.General Electric Corporate Research and DevelopmentControl Technology BranchSchenectadyUSA

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