Null controllability on Lie groups


  • Víctor Ayala Universidad Católica del Norte.
  • Eyüp Kizil Universidade de São Paulo.



Derivations of Lie algebras, Linear control system, Null controllability.


We prove an extension of a classical result for null controllability of linear control systems on Euclidean spaces, to linear control systems on a connected Lie group G, assumed to be simply connected and nilpotent.

Author Biography

Víctor Ayala, Universidad Católica del Norte.

Departamento de Matemáticas.


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How to Cite

V. Ayala and E. Kizil, “Null controllability on Lie groups”, Proyecciones (Antofagasta, On line), vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 61-72, Jun. 2013.