Accession Number : AD0661179

Title :   DETERMINATION OF STABILITY BOUNDARIES USING LIAPUNOV FUNCTIONS AND NUMERICAL MINIMISATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Muddle,R. P.

Report Date : JUL 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The Liapunov approach to stability analysis is presented. A technique using numerical minimisation is developed for rapid computer evaluation of regions of asymptotic stability for given Liapunov functions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, STABILITY), (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, STABILITY), FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), ITERATIONS, VECTOR SPACES, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE