Feedback linearization control of chaos synchronization in coupled map-based neurons under external electrical stimulation

  • Hai-Tao Yu
  • Yiu Kwong Wong
  • Wai Lok Chan
  • Kai Ming Tsang
  • Jiang Wang
Regular Papers Control Applications


In this paper, the dynamics of single and two electrically coupled map-based neurons under external electrical stimulation is studied. In order to realize the synchronization of two chaotic spiking neurons, a controller based on the idea of feedback linearization is proposed. The simulation results demonstrate the effectiveness of this developed control method. An important feature of the feedback control is that the amplitude of control signal tends to zero as soon as the synchronization is achieved.


Chaos synchronization external electrical stimulation feedback linearization control map-based model 


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© Institute of Control, Robotics and Systems and The Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers and Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg  2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hai-Tao Yu
    • 1
  • Yiu Kwong Wong
    • 2
  • Wai Lok Chan
    • 2
  • Kai Ming Tsang
    • 2
  • Jiang Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Electrical Engineering and AutomationTianjin UniversityTianjinChina
  2. 2.Department of Electrical EngineeringThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityKowloon, Hong KongChina

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