Course Syllabus for

Linear Systems
Linjära system

FRT001F, 9 credits

Valid from: Autumn 2015
Decided by: it-tjo
Date of establishment: 2016-10-27

General Information

Division: Automatic Control
Course type: Third-cycle course
Teaching language: English


to learn fundamental theory for linear time-varying dynamical systems with several inputs and several outputs.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Course Contents

Transition matrices. Controllability and observability. Realization theory. Stability theory. Operator theory. Multivariable input-output descriptions.

Course Literature

Rugh, Wilson J.: Linear System Theory. Prentice Hall, 1996. ISBN 0134412052.

Instruction Details

Types of instruction: Lectures, exercises

Examination Details

Examination formats: Written exam, written assignments
Grading scale: Failed, pass
Examiner: Postdoctoral fellow Zhiyong Sun

Admission Details

Course Occasion Information

Start date: 2019-10-14. Start date is approximate.
End date: 2019-12-15
Course pace: Half time

Contact and Other Information

Course coordinator: Zhiyong Sun <>

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