“User experience with on-line predictive river flow regulation”

Authors: Bjarne A. Foss, J.E. Haug, J. Alne and Sverre Aam,
Affiliation: SINTEF, Statkraft and The Norwegian Research Institute of Electricity Supply (EFI)
Reference: 1989, Vol 10, No 3, pp. 173-184.

Keywords: River flow regulation, control, adaptive prediction, on-line operation

Abstract: A control strategy based on adaptive prediction and a receding horizon controller is used to regulate the river flow-rate in Suldalslågen in the Ulla-Førre production system on the south-west coast of Norway. The adaptive prediction of the unregulated inflow used precipitation data and flow-rate data from a stream in the catchment area. In addition, a recursive estimation algorithm is used to estimate the stationary gains of the parallel transfer function models which have the catchment area data as input and the unregulated inflow as output.

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  title={{User experience with on-line predictive river flow regulation}},
  author={Foss, Bjarne A. and Haug, J.E. and Alne, J. and Aam, Sverre},
  journal={Modeling, Identification and Control},
  publisher={Norwegian Society of Automatic Control}