Linear Time-Varying Dynamic Systems Optimization via Higher-Order Method: A Sub-Domain Approach

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Xiaochun Xu, Sunil K. Agrawal

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716

J. Vib. Acoust 122(1), 31-35 (Aug 01, 1999) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.568434 History: Received August 01, 1999
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The matrix structure in computation of coefficients of Φ0i(t) and Φji(t)
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A spring-mass-damper system with four states and two inputs
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The optimal state and control trajectories for Example 1. The 1-interval solution overlaps with the 2-interval solution.



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