International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

ISSN: 2074-9007 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9015 (Online)

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IJITCS Vol.5, No.8, Jul. 2013

Robust Sliding Mode Fuzzy Control of a Car Suspension System

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Ayman A. Aly

Index Terms

Vehicle Dynamics, Active Suspension System, Quarter-Car Model, Sliding Fuzzy Control


Different characteristics can be considered in a suspension system design like: ride comfort, body travel, road handling and suspension travel. No suspension system can optimize all these parameters together but a better tradeoff among these parameters can be achieved in active suspension system.
Objective of this paper is to establish a robust control technique of the active suspension system for a quarter-car model. The paper describes also the model and controller used in the study and discusses the vehicle response results obtained from a range of road input simulations. A comparison of robust suspension sliding fuzzy control and passive control is shown using MATLAB simulations.

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Ayman A. Aly,"Robust Sliding Mode Fuzzy Control of a Car Suspension System", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), vol.5, no.8, pp.46-53, 2013. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2013.08.05


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