MLD-Based Modeling of Hybrid Systems with Parameter Uncertainty


IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E92-A    No.11    pp.2745-2754
Publication Date: 2009/11/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1337
DOI: 10.1587/transfun.E92.A.2745
Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: Special Section PAPER (Special Section on Theory of Concurrent Systems and its Applications)
MLD model,  interval method,  parameter uncertainty,  hybrid systems,  

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In this paper, we propose a new modeling method to express discrete-time hybrid systems with parameter uncertainty as a mixed logical dynamical (MLD) model. In analysis and control of hybrid systems, there are problem formulations in which convex polyhedra are computed, but for high-dimensional systems, it is difficult to solve these problems within a practical computation time. The key idea of this paper is to use an interval method, which is one of the classical methods in verified numerical computation, and to regard an interval as an over-approximation of a convex polyhedron. By using the obtained MLD model, analysis and synthesis of robust control systems are formulated.