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The objective of this lab is to understand the dynamics of an inverted pendulum with a translating base. Students will use feedback to control an unstable system. The controller will be designed and implemented in LabVIEW using the Simulation Module and Control Design Toolkit.

Inverted pendulum on a translating base

Objectives

  • Understand the dynamics of an inverted pendulum with a translating base.
  • Use state feedback to control an unstable system.

Pre-lab

  • Derive the equations of motion for an inverted pendulum with a translating base shown in the figure below
    Inverted Pendulum with a Translating Base
    Pendulum Parameters
  • Find a state-space realization of the system.
  • Design and simulate a full state-feedback compensator that stabilizes the system and satisfies the following performancespecifications:
    • Percent overshoot 10 %
    • Setting time 2 sec

Lab procedure

  • Configure the plant as shown above in Fig. 1.
  • Code your state-feedback compensator into the control loop VI.
  • Perform a 2500 count step input and save the plot.
  • Implement dither into your system and perform the step input again. Save the plot when you are finished.

Post-lab

  • How did the response of the system with no dither compare to your simulation? Can you explain the discrepancy?
  • What effect did dither have on the response of the system? Was this response trajectory closer to what you hadsimulated?

Questions & Answers

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RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
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Professor
I think
Professor
what is the stm
Brian Reply
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Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
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What is STMs full form?
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scanning tunneling microscope
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what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
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Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
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Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
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Damian Reply
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Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
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nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
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Damian Reply
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how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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