Aircraft automation tasks requiring switching control
Techakesari, Onvaree & Ford, Jason J. (2011) Aircraft automation tasks requiring switching control. In Martin, Noel (Ed.) Proceedings of the Fourteenth Australian International Aerospace Congress, Engineers Australia, Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-11.
|Accepted Version (PDF 395kB) |
Administrators only | Request a copy from author
A key feature in future aircraft operations will be automation of various aircraft processes, such as air traffic separation management and the management of forced landing events. Automated versions of these processes will often involve consideration of multiple modes of operations and hence require consideration of automated decision processes able to switch between various available modes of operations. This paper proposes a switching algorithm on the basis of max-min decision theory. This algorithm is particularly suitable in situations where each operational mode has access to different set of partial information. We apply our proposed algorithm to the air traffic separation management problem. A simulation study is presented that illustrates the performance of the proposed switching algorithm.
Impact and interest:
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Air Traffic Separation Management, Control Systems, Decision Theory|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > AEROSPACE ENGINEERING (090100) > Aerospace Engineering not elsewhere classified (090199)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation|
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 Engineers Australia|
|Deposited On:||07 Dec 2010 11:38|
|Last Modified:||12 Aug 2011 09:03|
Repository Staff Only: item control page