14th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, SYSID 2006

SYSID-2006 Paper Abstract


Paper ThB1.2

Schoukens, Johan (Vrije Univ. Brussel), Widanage, Widanalage Dhammika (Univ. of Warwick), Godfrey, Keith Richard (Univ. of Warwick), Pintelon, Rik (Vrije Univ. Brussel)

Initial Estimates for the Dynamics of a Hammerstein System

Scheduled for presentation during the Invited Session "Nonlinear System Identification II" (ThB1), Thursday, March 30, 2006, 15:50−16:10, Concert Hall

14th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, March 29 - 31, 2006, Newcastle, Australia

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Keywords Nonlinear System Identification, Identification for Control, Nonparametric Methods


This paper studies the generation of initial estimates for the dynamic part of a Hammerstein model. Replacing the static nonlinear system by a static gain plus a nonlinear noise source shows that ARMAX-models result in optimal least squares initial estimates.