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A System Architecture for Autonomous Demand Side Load Management in Smart Buildings
This paper presents a system architecture for load management in smart buildings which enables autonomous demand side load management in the smart grid. Being of a layered structure composed of threeExpand
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Flatness-Based Control of Electrostatically Actuated MEMS With Application to Adaptive Optics: A Simulation Study
Typical adaptive optics (AO) applications require continual measurement and correction of aberrated light and form closed-loop control systems. One of the key components in microelectromechanicalExpand
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Speed tracking control of a permanent-magnet synchronous motor with state and load torque observer
This paper is concerned with the speed tracking control problem for a permanent-magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) in the presence of an unknown load torque disturbance. After a brief review of theExpand
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A nonlinear state observer for the sensorless control of a permanent-magnet AC machine
This paper presents a sensorless speed regulation scheme for a permanent-magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) based solely on the motor line currents measurements. The proposed scheme combines an exactExpand
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Input-to-state stability with respect to boundary disturbances for a class of semi-linear parabolic equations
This paper studies the input-to-state stability (ISS) properties based on the method of Lyapunov functionals for a class of semi-linear parabolic partial differential equations (PDEs) with respect toExpand
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Improving the Performance of an Electrostatically Actuated MEMS by Nonlinear Control: Some Advances and Comparisons
Though certain control schemes, such as charge control and capacitive feedback, can extend the stable travelling range of electrostatically actuated micro-devices to the full gap, the transientExpand
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Robust control of an electrostatically actuated MEMS in the presence of parasitics and parametric uncertainties
Due to the compact layout, manufacturing tolerance, modeling errors, and environmental changes, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) are subjected to parasitics and parameter variations. In orderExpand
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A De Giorgi Iteration-Based Approach for the Establishment of ISS Properties for Burgers’ Equation With Boundary and In-domain Disturbances
  • J. Zheng, Guchuan Zhu
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control
  • 16 November 2018
This note addresses input-to-state stability (ISS) properties with respect to (w.r.t.) boundary and in-domain disturbances for Burgers’ equation. The developed approach is a combination of the methodExpand
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A Robustness Approach for Handling Modeling Errors in Parallel-Plate Electrostatic MEMS Control
This paper addresses the control of electrostatic parallel-plate microactuators in the presence of such modeling errors as unmodeled fringing field effect and deformations. In general, accurateExpand
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ISS with Respect to In-domain and Boundary Disturbances for a Generalized Burgers' Equation
In this paper, we establish the input-to-state stability (ISS) and integral input-to-state stability (iISS) in $L^{q}$-norm for some $q\geq 2$ with respect to in-domain and boundary disturbances forExpand
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