Accession Number : AD0601392

Title :   ON THE CONJUGATE POINT CONDITION FOR THE CONTROL PROBLEM.

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS CRUFT LAB

Personal Author(s) : Breakwell,J. V. ; Ho,Yu-Chi

Report Date : 26 MAR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : In this report the conjugate point condition was derived in the classical calculus of variations from a control-theoretic point of view. The relationship of conjugate point condition to relative minimum in optimal control problem was discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, OPTIMIZATION), (*LINEAR SYSTEMS, CONTROL), (*NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, CONTROL), *CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE