Automation and Remote Control

, Volume 76, Issue 9, pp 1551–1565

Consensus in nonlinear stationary networks with identical agents

Nonlinear Systems

Abstract

For the multiagent networks with arbitrary-order identical agents and nonlinear uncertain couplings, satisfying the sector inequalities consideration was given to the problem of reaching consensus (asymptotic synchronization) The network topology was assumed to be time-invariant. A frequency-domain consensus criterion extending the Popov criterion for the absolute stability of Lurie systems with one scalar-valued nonlinearity was proposed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.St. Petersburg State UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Problems of Mechanical EngineeringRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia
  3. 3.Mechanics and OpticsSt. Petersburg State National Research University of Information TechnologiesSt. PetersburgRussia

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