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By developing and testing motion analysis algorithms in MATLAB® and generating C code with MATLAB Coder™ dorsaVi engineers cut development time by almost half compared to their previous approach, which involved hand-coding in C#.
Dec 2014
Model-Based Design enabled students with no previous design experience to model their car, tune key performance parameters, evaluate control ideas, and develop an electronic differential to keep the car on the track during high-speed turns.
Nov 2014
This article describes best practices for creating, implementing, validating, and promoting new modeling guidelines.
Sep 2014
Article describes method for controlling AFR that combines low cost of conventional switching oxygen sensor and streamlined catalyst conversion efficiency calibration made possible by direct adjustment of exhaust AFR amplitude, frequency, and bias.
Sep 2014
Engineers use MATLAB and Simulink to analyze image and signal data, design controls and signal processing algorithms, implement their designs in software after thorough verification and validation, and generate reports for standards compliance.
Aug 2014
Support packages for low-cost hardware platforms from Arduino to Zynq let you stream sensor data into MATLAB and generate code to run Simulink models on real hardware.
Aug 2014
As their fourth-year undergraduate capstone project, Penn students used MATLAB and Simulink to design and build Titan Arm, a controllable, wireless exoskeleton capable of lifting more than 40 pounds.
Jan 2014
This paper outlines the requirements and considerations for developing and deploying physical system models.
Jan 2014
This paper presents best practices for completing projects certified to DO-178B and DO-178C using Model-Based Design. Included are key considerations, methods, and capabilities of Model-Based Design spanning the software development process.
Dec 2013
A MATLAB and Simulink workflow for developing a desktop or lab dynamometer capable of running at lower DC bus voltages.
Dec 2013
Using industry-standard tools such as MATLAB and Simulink, and low-cost hardware such as Arduino, Beagleboard, LEGO MINDSTORMS, and Raspberry Pi, students tackle real engineering problems and acquire the skills they will need for careers in industry.
Oct 2013
Third-party products help developers prototype and deploy human machine interface (HMI) applications with integrated graphics and multi-touch and voice input using Model-Based Design.
Oct 2013
Engineers and scientists connect MATLAB and Simulink to FPGAs, microprocessors, cameras, instruments, and other hardware to design, test, and verify systems that combine hardware and software components.
Oct 2013
This article presents three practical approaches to early verification using Model-Based Design: automated verification and test bench reuse, multidomain modeling, and rapid prototyping.
Oct 2013
This paper shows how engineers can determine whether their design is sufficiently covered by a set of requirements-based test vectors.
Sep 2013
UPenn has developed a first-of-its-kind electrophysiological model of the heart that enables real-time closed-loop testing and early verification of pacemakers by simulating a variety of heart conditions.
Jun 2013
With a custom rapid control prototyping platform and Model-Based Design, Hella engineers produce a real-time prototype incorporating 80% of the final product’s functionality in a few months.
Mar 2013
This paper compares Model-Based Design approaches for developing logic-intensive algorithms in a high-integrity environment.
Feb 2013
This paper examines common Stateflow design constructs. It explores the performance of architectural decisions such as state actions versus transition actions, events versus transition conditions, and MATLAB® versus C as the action language.
Feb 2013
Identify a plant model from input-output data, use the identified model to design a controller, and implement the controller on an embedded microprocessor.
Jan 2013
This is a supplement to the article, "Motor Control with Arduino: A Case Study in Data-Driven Modeling and Control Design."
Jan 2013
An interview with a senior Simulink development team lead and an example showing how Simulink R2012b simplifies model navigation, simulation analysis, and model editing.
Jan 2013
Model-Based Software Design, an elective course for fifth-year students, prepares future engineers by combining lectures and practical exercises with seminars conducted by local industry experts.
Dec 2012
To improve code quality, development teams complement traditional software verification activities with static code analysis using Polyspace code verifiers, which use formal methods with abstract interpretation to verify C, C++, or Ada code.
Dec 2012
This paper discusses a verification and validation workflow for developing in-vehicle software components which need to comply with ISO 26262-6 using Model-Based Design.
Dec 2012
Nov 2012
Guidance on complying with the new standards within Model-Based Design.
Jul 2012
Techniques based on formal methods for verifying complex avionics systems.
Jul 2012
Analyzing source code for quality and reliability with Polyspace code verifiers.
Jun 2012
Automating the transition from Simulink models representing analog and digital components to HDL descriptions using HDL Coder.
May 2012
This paper describes the interoperability of tools that support Model-Based Design. It focuses on mechanisms defined by AUTOSAR, and outlines how to verify and validate designs at different stages in the workflow.
May 2012
Septentrio streamlines the DO-178B certification process with MATLAB and Simulink.
May 2012
This paper describes how it is impossible to use traditional testing methods in order to test complex software systems. It shows how engineers can use formal methods to specify the full range of data in the calibration tables and verify software.
Apr 2012
TNO's shockwave-damping software helps ensure smooth traffic flow after sudden braking incidents.
Apr 2012
Measure code efficiency and perform rigorous code verification using MATLAB, Simulink, and Embedded Coder.
Mar 2012
A challenging controls project gives many students the skills of seasoned engineers well before they graduate.
Feb 2012
This paper presents an integrated approach for the development of complex aerospace systems. To better illustrate the scope of this technique, a case study for a complex aerospace model based on the HL-20 personnel launch system is provided.
Jan 2012
This article discusses the recommended three-step workflow for converting MATLAB algorithms automatically into C code. Generating C code from MATLAB results in less time spent programming in a lower level language and in faster design iterations.
Aug 2011
Polyspace identified the 97% of code that was free of certain run-time errors, enabling Elektrobit to focus code reviews on the remaining 3%.
Jun 2011
This paper describes the tool classification and qualification approach of ISO/FDIS 26262 “Road Vehicles - Functional Safety” and summarizes the authors’ firsthand experiences with implementing this approach for development and verification tools.
Apr 2011
This paper presents a set of practical strategies for determining the first steps to take when using Model-Based Design and code generation in production development processes.
Dec 2010
This paper recommends best practices for creating an infrastructure and deploying large-scale models for embedded applications using Model-Based Design.
Dec 2010
This article describes techniques for generating code from Simulink models and integrating that code into corporate simulation environments. The techniques are based on actual aerospace use cases.
Jan 2010
This paper shows how Model-Based Design can be used to address challenges facing engineers developing commercial vehicle electronics systems.
Dec 2008
This paper describes recent advances in verification, validation, and test technologies involving Model-Based Design with production code generation.
Dec 2008
Article presents a methodology for applying Model-Based Design to develop and automatically optimize vehicle stability control systems.
Nov 2008
Using a fault-tolerant fuel system model as an example, this article describes tools and a workflow for converting models from floating- to fixed-point for production code generation. The approach described uses two tools in Simulink Fixed Point.
Nov 2008
PolySpace products use sophisticated math and analysis to prove the absence of run-time errors without the need to compile and run the code.
Sep 2008
An integrated framework enables technicians unfamiliar with communications theory to specify an SDR design at a high level of abstraction.
Sep 2008
Aerospace, automotive, communications, mechatronics and other organizations solve the challenge of verifying and validating embedded systems comprising software and electronics.
Sep 2008
This paper describes how John Deere adopted Model-Based Design for commercial vehicle development and discusses the benefits and lessons learned.
Dec 2007
Engineers used Model-Based Design and rapid prototyping to build and test a controller before the fuel cell plant was available.
Jun 2007
This paper discusses the challenges of performing configuration management of the models and associated files central to Model-Based Design for use in a production environment.
Apr 2007
This article describes a process for creating a parameterized battery model capable of providing accurate simulation results and fast simulation speed.
Apr 2007

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