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Robustness issues

Murray-Smith, D.J. (1991) Robustness issues. In: AGARD Advisory Report 280 "Rotorcraft System Identification". Series: AGARD advisory reports (280). AGARD, Neuilly sur Seine, France, pp. 213-222. ISBN 9789283506324

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Abstract

Robustness concepts are discussed in the context of helicopter system identification and model validation. Classification of robustness issues is proposed in terms of experimental design aspects, identification methods, model structure estimation, parameter estimation and overall robustness of a complete mathematical model developed using system identification. This section of the AGARD Advisory Report 280 also includes proposals for associated tests of robustness and recommendations relating to each of the aspects considered. Emphasis is given to the need for a good user-interface and for reliable software tools for model structure identification. The need for preliminary flight trials to help in the design of identification experiments is emphasised, as is the need to establish good design criteria for verification inputs.

Item Type:Book Section
Keywords:Helicopter, rotorcraft, system identification, parameter estimation, robustness
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Murray-Smith, Prof David
Authors: Murray-Smith, D.J.
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
T Technology > TL Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Systems Power and Energy
Publisher:AGARD

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