Nonpassivity of linear discrete-time systems

Ma, C. C. H. ; Vidyasagar, M. (1986) Nonpassivity of linear discrete-time systems Systems & Control Letters, 7 (1). pp. 51-53. ISSN 0167-6911

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A strictly causal linear discrete-time system cannot be passive unless it is the zero system. An intrinsically unstable system (defined in the text) can not be passive. These statements are true whether the system is time-invariant or time-varying.

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Keywords:Passivity; Nonpassivity; Strictly Causal Systems; Intrinsically Unstable Systems; Checking for Nonpassivity
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