Linear MIMO model identification using an extended Kalman filter
conference contributionposted on 2015-04-29, 13:13 authored by Matt BestMatt Best
Linear Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) dynamic models can be identified, with no a priori knowledge of model structure or order, using a new Generalised Identifying Filter (GIF). Based on an Extended Kalman Filter, the new filter identifies the model iteratively, in a continuous modal canonical form, using only input and output time histories. The filter’s self-propagating state error covariance matrix allows easy determination of convergence and conditioning, and by progressively increasing model order, the best fitting reduced-order model can be identified. The method is shown to be resistant to noise and can easily be extended to identification of smoothly nonlinear systems.
- Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering
- Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering