Possibility of Dynamical Process Linearization Using Piecewise-Linear Neural Network

  • Petr Dolezel
  • Martin Mariška
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 289)


This paper presents a new technique for process identification. Since once nonlinear problem is described by piecewise-linear structure, it may be solved by many well-known techniques, the result of introduced technique provides a set of linear equations, where each of these equations is valid in some region of state space and together, they approximate whole nonlinear process. In the first five paragraphs, the technique is theoretically described and the paper is finished with demonstrative example.


artificial neural network linearization piecewise-linear neural network 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of PardubicePardubiceCzech Republic

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