Elements of Optimal Control

  • Didier Cossin
  • Felipe M. Aparicio
Part of the Advances in Computational Management Science book series (AICM, volume 3)

Abstract

Generally speaking, the concept of control could be defined as the process of influencing the behavior of a dynamical system in order to achieve a desired goal. When the goal consists in optimizing some payoff function (or minimizing a cost function) depending on the control inputs, then we are dealing with an optimal control problem.

Keywords

Covariance Income TAte 

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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Didier Cossin
    • 1
  • Felipe M. Aparicio
    • 2
  1. 1.Université de LausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.Universidad Carlos III de MadridSpain

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