This study presents robust control architecture in the sense of variable structure control via a backstepping design. By using systematic backstepping design techniques, closed-loop behavior of an n-order nonlinear system can be transformed into a stability and convergence problem of a fast switched 2nd order system. There are two main parts contained within the proposed control algorithm; one is a nominal control effort generated according to the Lyapunov stability criterion during recursive backstepping processes, and the other belongs to a smooth robust control law designed to eliminate the effects of unknown lumped perturbations. Finally, a Genesio system is used as an illustrated example to demonstrate the robustness of the control algorithm. The feasibility and properties of the proposed method are given by numerical simulations.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Control and Systems Engineering
- Aerospace Engineering
- Ocean Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Applied Mathematics
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering