Car parking control using a trajectory tracking controller

Kooktae Lee, Dalhyung Kim, Woojin Chung, Hyo Whan Chang, Paljoo Yoon

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

30 Citations (Scopus)


One of the key technologies of future automobiles is the parking assist or automatic parking control. Control problems of a car-like vehicle are not easy because of nonholonomic velocity constraints. This paper proposes a parking control strategy which is composed of an open loop path planner and a feedback tracking controller. By employing a trajectory tracking controller for a 2 wheeled robot, a car-like vehicle can be successfully controlled to the desired configuration. Experimental results with a radio controlled model car clearly show that the proposed control scheme is practically useful.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Event2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference - Busan, Korea, Republic of
Duration: 2006 Oct 182006 Oct 21

Publication series

Name2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference


Other2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference
CountryKorea, Republic of


  • Car-like vehicle
  • Nonholonomic constraints
  • Parking control
  • Tracking controller

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Car parking control using a trajectory tracking controller'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Lee, K., Kim, D., Chung, W., Chang, H. W., & Yoon, P. (2006). Car parking control using a trajectory tracking controller. In 2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference (pp. 2058-2063). [4109026] (2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference).