Least-squares Padé reduction: a nonuniqueness property

T. Nigel Lucas, I. D. Smith

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    It is shown that least-squares Padé reduced order models are not unique for a given order. Depending on which reduced denominator coefficient is chosen to be unity, the method is seen to minimise an error index over different subsets of system time moments when calculating this denominator.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1640-1642
    Number of pages3
    JournalElectronics Letters
    Issue number19
    Publication statusPublished - 14 Sep 1995


    • Errors
    • Least squares approximations
    • Matrix algebra
    • Reduced order systems
    • Transfer functions


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