Mathematical Modelling

  • Ravi PatelEmail author
  • Dipankar DebEmail author
  • Rajeeb DeyEmail author
  • Valentina E. BalasEmail author
Part of the Intelligent Systems Reference Library book series (ISRL, volume 161)


A mathematical model is needed to represent the complex behavior of MFC into a set of simple mathematical formulations so as to optimally characterize the impact of operational and design constraints on the output [1, 2, 3]. Such mathematical modeling is done in two ways: engineering and statistical approaches as shown in Fig. 2.1. Ensemble models can also be formulated by integrating both engineering and statistical models.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2.Institute of Infrastructure Technology Research and ManagementAhmedabadIndia
  3. 3.Department of Electrical EngineeringNational Institute of TechnologySilcharIndia
  4. 4.“Aurel Vlaicu” University of AradAradRomania

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