Trajectory tracking for fully actuated mechanical systems
Francesco Bullo and Richard M. Murray
1997 European Control Conference
This paper presents a general framework for the control of mechanical systems with as many inputs as degrees of freedom. The notes of error functions and transport map are introduced to properly define a configuration and velocity error. These are the crucial ingredients in designing a proportional derivative feedback and feedforward control. The proposed approach includes various results on control of manipulators, autonomous vehicles and pointing devices.
- Conference paper: http://www.cds.caltech.edu/~murray/preprints/bm97-ecc.pdf
- Project(s): Template:HTDB funding::NSF