Optimal Control

M E 574 XE Cross Listed: AER E/E E

Course Description

The optimal control problem. Variational approach. Pontryagin's principle. Hamilton-Jacobi equation. Dynamic programming. Time-optimal, minimum fuel, minimum energy control systems. The regulator problem. Structures and properties of optimal controls.

3 credits tenative course rotation: Spring

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Instructor Contact

Ping Lu
plu@iastate.edu
515-294-6956

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