Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 611–624 | Cite as

Distributed Fault-Tolerant Consensus Protocol for Fuzzy Multi-Agent Systems

  • Shun ChenEmail author
  • Bo Chen
  • Feng Shi


A distributed actuator fault-tolerant strategy for fuzzy multi-agent systems is investigated in this paper. The proposed strategy utilizes an adaptive methodology in designing the consensus control. Compared with well-known consensus analysis, this paper devotes to the fault effect in analyzing multi-agent consensus problem. We conducted a Lyapunov stability analysis to unfold the advantages of proposed method in the distributed fault-tolerant control. Simulation example is provided to demonstrate the effectiveness of the theoretical results.


Consensus Fuzzy multi-agent systems Fault 



This work was supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China under Grant 11626108 and 61673351, the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (2662015QD051). We gratefully acknowledge the support of NVIDIA Corporation with the donation of the Titan X Pascal GPU used for this research.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsHuazhong Agriculture UniversityWuhanChina
  2. 2.Department of AutomationZhejiang University of TechnologyHangzhouChina

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