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Nonautonomous Linear Hamiltonian Systems: Oscillation, Spectral Theory and Control

Nonautonomous Linear Hamiltonian Systems: Oscillation, Spectral Theory and Control


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This monograph contains an in-depth analysis of the dynamics given by a linear Hamiltonian system of general dimension with nonautonomous bounded and uniformly continuous coefficients, without other initial assumptions on time-recurrence. Particular attention is given to the oscillation properties of the solutions as well as to a spectral theory appropriate for such systems. The book contains extensions of results which are well known when the coefficients are autonomous or periodic, as well as in the nonautonomous two-dimensional case. However, a substantial part of the theory presented here is new even in those much simpler situations.

The authors make systematic use of basic facts concerning Lagrange planes and symplectic matrices, and apply some fundamental methods of topological dynamics and ergodic theory. Among the tools used in the analysis, which include Lyapunov exponents, Weyl matrices, exponential dichotomy, and weak disconjugacy, a fundamental role is played by the rotation number for linear Hamiltonian systems of general dimension. The properties of all these objects form the basis for the study of several themes concerning linear-quadratic control problems, including the linear regulator property, the Kalman-Bucy filter, the infinite-horizon optimization problem, the nonautonomous version of the Yakubovich Frequency Theorem, and dissipativity in the Willems sense.

The book will be useful for graduate students and researchers interested in nonautonomous differential equations; dynamical systems and ergodic theory; spectral theory of differential operators; and control theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319804750
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 04/26/2018
Series: Developments in Mathematics , #36
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2016
Pages: 497
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Nonautonomous linear Hamiltonian systems.- The rotation number and the Lyapunov index for real nonautonomous linear Hamiltonian systems.- The Floquet coeffcient for nonautonomous linear Hamiltonian systems: Atkinson problems.- The Weyl functions.- Weak disconjugacy for linear Hamiltonian systems.- Nonautonomous control theory. Linear regulator problem and the Kalman-Bucy filter.-
Nonautonomous control theory. A general version of the Yakubovich Frequency
Theorem.- Nonautonomous control theory. Linear-quadratic dissipative control processes.- Index.- References

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