Transactions of the Institute of Systems, Control and Information Engineers
Online ISSN : 2185-811X
Print ISSN : 1342-5668
ISSN-L : 1342-5668
Offset Compensation of Continuous Time Model Predictive Control by Disturbance Estimation
Yuta SakuraiToshiyuki Ohtsuka
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2012 Volume 25 Issue 7 Pages 172-180


In this paper, an offset compensation method for a continuous-time model predictive control (MPC) is proposed. To achieve offset-free control, additional disturbance states are introduced and the target for MPC is modified based on the estimate of disturbances. The property of steady-state deviation depends on the dimension of the additional disturbance states. An algorithm has already been proposed for discrete-time MPC to achieve zero offset when the model is augmented by disturbance states of the same dimension as tracked variables. We extend this algorithm to continuous-time MPC. A simulation result with the proposed algorithm for a nonlinear tank system is shown.

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