Volume 1, Issue 1, April 2014, Page: 1-7
Robust PID Controller Design for a Modern Type Aircraft Including Handling Quality Evaluation
Mohammad Salem, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Research Institute, MAUT, Islamic Republic of Iran
Mohammad Ali Shahi Ashtiani, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Research Institute, MAUT, Islamic Republic of Iran
Received: Mar. 9, 2014;       Published: Mar. 30, 2014
DOI: 10.11648/j.ajae.20140101.11      View  3469      Downloads  318
Abstract
In this paper we present classical PID controller approach in designing longitudinal Stability Augmentation System and pitch attitude control (SCAS) at nonlinear flight region for a high fidelity F-16 model including aerodynamic uncertainty. In high angle of attack, nonlinear effects of aerodynamic coefficients and atmospheric turbulence are the main challenge in designing and robustness of flight control system. A design scenario that combines deadbeat response and robust control (aerodynamic uncertainties and atmospheric turbulence) is presented. Simulation results show that the designed PI controller exhibits robustness property to system uncertainties.
Keywords
Aircraft Pitch Control, Deadbeat Controller, Robust Controller, Modern Type Aircraft
To cite this article
Mohammad Salem, Mohammad Ali Shahi Ashtiani, Robust PID Controller Design for a Modern Type Aircraft Including Handling Quality Evaluation, American Journal of Aerospace Engineering. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2014, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.11648/j.ajae.20140101.11
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