Neural Networks Learning Rules for Control: Uniform Dynamic Backpropagation, Heavy Adaptive Learning Rule

  • Nicolas Seube
Part of the The Springer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science book series (SECS, volume 202)


This paper presents two original learning rules, based on a certain knowledge on a plant dynamics, aiming to find regulation laws for controlled systems. The Uniform Dynamic BackPropagation rule is based on a non regular optimization scheme (subgradient algorithm), and is devoted to the minimisation of a Min Max criterion, in a neural network synaptic matrix space. The Heavy Adaptive learning rule is a continuous hebbian learning rule, enabling a network to adaptively learn a feedback control map. Simulation results of the two rules are presented for the control of an underwater vehicle.


Learning Rule Underwater Vehicle Subgradient Algorithm Surging Velocity Clarke Derivative 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicolas Seube
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  1. 1.Thomson Sintra Activités Sous-Marines 1Arcueil CedexFrance

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