Markovian properties for 2D behavioral systems described by PDE’s: the scalar case

  • Paula RochaEmail author
  • Jan C. Willems


In this paper we study the characterization of deterministic Markovian properties for 2D behavioral systems in terms of their descriptions by PDE’s. In particular, we consider scalar systems and show that in this case strong-Markovianity is equivalent to the existence of a first order PDE description.


2D systems Behavioral approach Markovian properties 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of OportoPortoPortugal
  2. 2.K.U. Leuven, ESAT/SCD (SISTA)Leuven-HeverleeBelgium

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