Journal Papers: (By topics)

System Identification and Control Theory

W. Pan, Y. Yuan*, L. Ljung, J. Gonçalves and G. Stan, Identification of nonlinear state-space systems from heterogeneous datasets, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, to appear, 2017.

Y. Yuan, M. Li, J. Liu and C. Tomlin, On the powerball method for optimization, submitted, Automatica, 2017.

Y. Yuan, K. Glover and J. Gonçalves, On minimal realisations of dynamical structure functions, Automatica, Volume 55, Pages 159-164, 2015.

Y. Yuan, G. Stan, S. Warnick and J. Gonçalves , Robust dynamical network structure reconstruction, Special Issue on System Biology, Automatica, Volume 47, Issue 6, Page 1230-1235, 2011.

Y. Yuan, G. Stan, L. Shi, M. Barahona and J. Gonçalves, Decentralised minimum-time consensus, Automatica, Volume 49, Issue 5, Page 1227-1235, 2013.

D. Hayden, Y. Yuan* and J. Goncalves, Network identifiability from intrinsic noise, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 2017.

W. Pan, Y. Yuan, J. Gonçalves and G. Stan, Bayesian approaches to the identification of nonlinear state-space systems, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 2016.

Y. Yuan, A. Rai, E. Yeung, G. Stan, S. Warnick and J. Goncalves, A minimal realization technique for the dynamical structure function of a class of LTI systems, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, 2017.

T. Charalambous, Y. Yuan*, T. Yang, W. Pan, C. Hadjicostis, M. Johansson, Distributed finite-time average consensus in digraphs in the presence of time-delays, in press, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems.

L. Shi, Y. Yuan and J. Chen, Finite horizon LQR control with limited controller-system communication, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Volume 58, Issue 7, Page 1835-1841, 2013.

N. O’Clery, Y. Yuan, G. Stan and M. Barahona, Observability and coarse-graining of consensus dynamics through the External Equitable Partition, Physical Review E, Volume 88, 042805, 2013.

J. Wu, Y. Yuan, H. Zhang and L. Shi, How can online schedules improve communication and estimation tradeoff?, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Volume 61, Number 7, Page 1625-1631, 2013.

Applitions to Cyber-physical Systems:

= mechanical systems

Y. Yuan, H. Zhang, Y. Wu, T. Zhu and H. Ding, Bayesian learning-based model predictive vibration control for thin-walled workpiece machining processes, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, Volume: 22, Issue: 1, Page 509 - 520, 2017.

H. Zhang, G. Ren, Y. Wu, H. Sun, J. Huang, Z. Yin and Y. Yuan, Electrospinning sedimentary microstructure feedback control by tuning substrate linear machine velocity, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, to appear.

= power

W. Pan, Y. Yuan*, H. Sandberg, J. Gonçalves and G. Stan, Online fault diagnosis for nonlinear power systems, Automatica, Volume 55, Pages 27-36, 2015.

X. Yang, Y. Yuan*, Z. Long, J. Gonçalves and P. Palmer, Robust stability analysis of active voltage control for high-power IGBT switching by Kharitonov’s theorem, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2015.

X. Yang, Y. Yuan, X. Zhang and P. Palmer, Shaping high-power IGBT switching transitions by active voltage control for reduced EMI generation, IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, 2015.

= biology

E. Herrero, E. Kolmos, N. Bujdoso, Y. Yuan, M. Wang, M. Berns, G. Coupland, R. Saini, M. Jaskolski, A. Webb, J. Gonçalves and S. Davis, Early Flowering4 recruitment of Early Flowering3 in the nucleus sustains the Arabidopsis circadian clock, the Plant Cell, Volume 24, No. 2, Page 428-443, 2012. (Impact Factor: 10.6)

W. Kuan, A. Kasis, Y. Yuan, S. Mason, A. Lazar, R. Barker and J. Gonçalves, Modelling the natural history of Huntington’s disease progression, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 2015.

Selected Conference Papers:

O. Ardakanian, Y. Yuan*, R. Dobbe, A. von Meier, S. Low and C. Tomlin, “Event detection and localization in distribution grids with phasor measurement units,” IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017. (Best Conference Paper)

Y. Yuan and Y. Mo, “Security in feedback control systems: controller design against known-plaintext attack,” in Proceedings of 54th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2015.

Y. Yuan, J. Liu, R. M. Murray and J. Gon ̧calves, “Minimal-time dynamical consensus,” in Proceedings of IEEE American Control Conference, 2012.

Y. Yuan and L. Shi, “Minimum sensor duty cycle with guaranteed estimator performance,” IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation, 2012. (Best Paper Award, Finalist)

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