Model Reference Adaptive Controller for LTI Systems with Time-variant Delay

  • G. Keltoum Department of Electrical Engineering, University Ferhat Abbas Setif 1, Algeria
Keywords: adaptive control, asymptotic stability, time delay systems, dynamical uncertainties


In this paper, a new Direct Model Reference Adaptive Control Procedure (DMRAC) for Linear Time-Invariant (LTI) delay systems is presented with the use of the concept of the command generator tracker which expands the class of processes that can now be controlled with zero output error. The stability of the error between the system and the model is guaranteed by the Lyapunov theory. The new algorithm is applied to control a perturbed delay system. Matlab simulation examples are given to demonstrate the usefulness of the algorithm.


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