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Clamp-Force Estimation for a Brake-by-Wire System: A Sensor-Fusion Approach

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3 Author(s)
Saric, S. ; Fac. of Eng. & Ind. Sci., Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Melbourne, VIC ; Bab-Hadiashar, A. ; Hoseinnezhad, R.

The elimination of a clamp-force sensor from brake-by-wire system designs is strongly demanded due to implementation difficulties and cost issues. In this paper, a new method is presented to estimate the clamp force based on other sensory information. This estimator fuses the outputs of two models to optimize the root-mean-square error (RMSE) of estimation. Experimental results show that the estimator can accurately track the true clamp force for high-speed cases as demanded by the antilock braking system controls. A training strategy has been used to ensure that the estimator can successfully adapt to parameter variations associated with wear. This paper is concluded with a discussion on the reliability of the developed clamp-force estimator.

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Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:57 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

March 2008

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