Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Boris Mordukhovich, Lianwen Wang
    Pages 73-83
  3. Fabio Ancona, Alberto Bressan
    Pages 185-199
  4. Andrey Smyshlyaev, Miroslav Krstic
    Pages 231-249
  5. Bin Xian, Marcio S. de Queiroz, Darren M. Dawson
    Pages 251-264

About these proceedings

Introduction

This edited book contains selected papers presented at the Louisiana Conference on Mathematical Control Theory (MCT'03), which brought together over 35 prominent world experts in mathematical control theory and its applications. The book forms a well-integrated exploration of those areas of mathematical control theory in which nonsmooth analysis is having a major impact. These include necessary and sufficient conditions in optimal control, Lyapunov characterizations of stability, input-to-state stability, the construction of feedback mechanisms, viscosity solutions of Hamilton-Jacobi equations, invariance, approximation theory, impulsive systems, computational issues for nonlinear systems, and other topics of interest to mathematicians and control engineers. The book has a strong interdisciplinary component and was designed to facilitate the interaction between leading mathematical experts in nonsmooth analysis and engineers who are increasingly using nonsmooth analytic tools.

Keywords

Control Engineering Feedback Hamilton-Jacobi Theory Lyapunov Functions Mathematical Control Theory Nonsmooth Analysis Optimal control Stabilization calculus construction optimization stability

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/b12103
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin/Heidelberg 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-21330-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-39983-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0170-8643
  • Series Online ISSN 1610-7411
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