Nonlinear and Optimal Control Theory
Cetraro (Cosenza) - June 21-29, 2004

Course directors:

Prof. Gianna Stefani (Univ. di Firenze)
Prof. Paolo Nistri (Univ. di Siena)

April 18, 2004

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Course schedule

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CTS Fellowships


Prof. A. Agrachev
SISSA, Trieste
Differential Geometry of Optimal Control
Problems and Hamiltonian Systems (6 hours).   Abstract

Prof. A.S. Morse
Yale University
Lectures on Control Using Logic and Switching
(6 hours)   Abstract

Prof. E. Sontag
Rutgers University
Input to State Stability and Related Notions.
(6 hours)   Abstract

Prof. H. Sussmann
Rutgers University

Flows, Generalized Derivatives, Variations and
Necessary Conditions for an Optimum for
Curve Minimization Problems. (6 hours)   Abstract

Prof. V. Utkin
Ohio State University
Sliding Modes Control: Mathematical Tools,
Design and Applications. (6 hours)   Abstract

CIME activity is supported by Ministero degli Affari Esteri - Direzione Generale per la Promozione e la Cooperazione - Ufficio V, M.I.U.R. and INdAM.
This course is partially supported by MIUR (Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca) national project "Controlli in retroazione e controlli ottimali".