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Discrete rigid body dynamics and optimal control

Bloch, Anthony M. and Crouch, Peter E. and Marsden, Jerrold E. and Ratiu, Tudor S. (1998) Discrete rigid body dynamics and optimal control. In: IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 37th, Tampa, FL, December 1998. Vol.2. IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, pp. 2249-2254. ISBN 0-7803-4394-8.

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We analyze an alternative formulation of the rigid body equations, their relationship with the discrete rigid body equations of Moser-Veselov (1991) and their formulation as an optimal control problem. In addition we discuss a general class of discrete optimal control problems.

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Additional Information:© 1998 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. We would like to thank R. Brockett for useful discussions on this material. Research partially supported by National Science Foundation grants DMS-9496221 and DMS-9803181 and AFOSR grant F49620-96-1-0100. Work supported in part by NSF grant DMS 91011964 and NATO grant CRG 910926. Research partially supported by AFOSR contract F49620-95-1-0419. Work supported in part by NSF grant DMS-9503273 and DOE contract DE-FG03-95ER25245-A000.
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Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)F49620-96-1-0100
NSFDMS 91011964
NATOCRG 910926
Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)F49620-95-1-0419
Department of Energy (DOE)DE-FG03-95ER25245-A000
Subject Keywords:optimal control, discrete dynamics, rigid body mechanics
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