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Optimal actuator fault tolerance for static nonlinear systems based on minimum output velocity jump

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2 Author(s)
Abdi, Hamid ; Centre for Intell. Syst. Res., Deakin Univ., Geelong, VIC, Australia ; Nahavandi, S.

Fault tolerance for a class of non linear systems is addressed based on the velocity of their output variables. This paper presents a mapping to minimize the possible jump of the velocity of the output, due to the actuator failure. The failure of the actuator is assumed as actuator lock. The mapping is derived and it provides the proper input commands for the healthy actuators of the system to tolerate the effect of the faulty actuator on the output of the system. The introduced mapping works as an optimal input reconfiguration for fault recovery, which provides a minimum velocity jump suitable for static nonlinear systems. The proposed mapping is validated through different case studies and a complementary simulation. In the case studies and the simulation, the mapping provides the commands to compensate the effect of different faults within the joints of a robotic manipulator. The new commands and the compare between the velocity of the output variables for the health and faulty system are presented.

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Information and Automation (ICIA), 2010 IEEE International Conference on

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20-23 June 2010