Stabilization and control of distributed systems with time-dependent spatial domains

  • P. K. C. Wang
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This paper considers the problem of the stabilization and control of distributed systems with time-dependent spatial domains. The evolution of the spatial domains with time is described by a finite-dimensional system of ordinary differential equations, while the distributed systems are described by first-order or second-order linear evolution equations defined on appropriate Hilbert spaces. First, results pertaining to the existence and uniqueness of solutions of the system equations are presented. Then, various optimal control and stabilization problems are considered. The paper concludes with some examples which illustrate the application of the main results.

Key Words

Distributed systems optimal control stabilization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. K. C. Wang
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  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaLos Angeles

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