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A Combined Hard and Soft Variable-Structure Control Scheme for a Class of Nonlinear Systems

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3 Author(s)
Juhng-Perng Su ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Yunlin Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Yunlin, Taiwan ; Ting-En Lee ; Ker-Wei Yu

This paper presents a novel variable-structure-based control scheme for nonlinear systems. First, a hard variable-structure control is constructed for achieving a uniform ultimate boundedness control. Then, a soft variable-structure control using fuzzy logic is incorporated to help improve dynamic responses when trajectories enter into the ultimate bound. For practical consideration, we added a genetic-algorithm-based alpha-beta filter in front of the fuzzy controller to suppress noise and obtain smooth input signals. For comparison purposes, an inverted pendulum system was first used as a simulated example to demonstrate the effectiveness of the design. Then, the performance of the control scheme was practically tested with an experimental PC-based magnetic levitation system. The simulation and experimental results strongly suggest that the newly proposed control scheme is encouraging for practical applications.

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Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:56 ,  Issue: 9 )

Date of Publication:

Sept. 2009

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