Stabilizing stochastically-forced oscillation generators with hard excitement : A confidence-domain control approach

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Original languageEnglish
Article number437
Journal / PublicationEuropean Physical Journal B
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2013


In this paper, noise-induced destruction of self-sustained oscillations is studied for a stochastically-forced generator with hard excitement. The problem is to design a feedback regulator that can stabilize a limit cycle of the closed-loop system and to provide a required dispersion of the generated oscillations. The approach is based on the stochastic sensitivity function (SSF) technique and confidence domain method. A theory about the synthesis of assigned SSF is developed. For the case when this control problem is ill-posed, a regularization method is constructed. The effectiveness of the new method of confidence domain is demonstrated by stabilizing auto-oscillations in a randomly-forced generator with hard excitement.© EDP Sciences Società Italiana di Fisica Springer-Verlag 2013.