Stochastic Simulation and Performance Analysis of Classical Knock Control Algorithms

  title={Stochastic Simulation and Performance Analysis of Classical Knock Control Algorithms},
  author={James C. Peyton Jones and Jesse C. Frey and Saeed Shayestehmanesh},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology},
The random nature of knock events means that deterministic notions for control system design, analysis, and performance assessment, in particular, cannot be applied to knock-control systems. New methods are, therefore, presented for predicting and quantifying the statistical properties of the closed-loop response of a standard advance–retard knock-control strategy based on a computationally efficient Markov or first-step type analysis. The results provide new insight into the steady-state and… Expand
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