Step Response Identification of Stable Processes

  • Tao LiuEmail author
  • Furong Gao
Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)


Generally, an open-loop step test is performed when the process is at zero initial state or in a nonzero steady state, so that an obvious dynamic (or transient) response of the process to a step change of the process input can be observed and measured for model identification. Certainly, a larger magnitude of the step change can facilitate a better observation of the transient response.


Step Response Step Test Internal Model Control Model Mismatch Load Disturbance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.RWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany
  2. 2.Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyKowloonHong Kong SAR

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