Synchronization of time-varying time delayed neutral-type neural networks for finite-time in complex field

: pp. 486–498
Received: May 22, 2021
Revised: July 06, 2021
Accepted: July 08, 2021

Mathematical Modeling and Computing, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 486–498 (2021)

Government Arts College, Coimbatore, India
Government Arts College, Coimbatore, India; Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, India

This paper deals with the problem of finite-time projective synchronization for a class of neutral-type complex-valued neural networks (CVNNs) with time-varying delays.  A simple state feedback control protocol is developed such that slave CVNNs  can be projective synchronized with the master system in finite time.  By employing inequalities technique and designing new Lyapunov--Krasovskii functionals, various novel and easily verifiable conditions are obtained to ensure the finite-time projective synchronization.  It is found that the settling time can be explicitly calculated for the neutral-type CVNNs.  Finally, two numerical simulation results are demonstrated to validate the theoretical results of this paper.

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