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A rapid prototyping workflow based on Model-Based Design enables Ethicon Endo-Surgery engineers to implement and test new design refinements in minutes and reduce overall development time by months.
Jan 2015
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
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
A MATLAB and Simulink workflow for developing a desktop or lab dynamometer capable of running at lower DC bus voltages.
Dec 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
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
Using system-level design, the Semiconductor Technology Academic Research Center (STARC) halved design time and eliminated costly respins.
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
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
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
Third-party solutions enhance Model-Based Design for system engineering and embedded-system development in renewable energy applications.
Oct 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 provides an introduction to Model-Based Design and on-target rapid prototyping (OTRO), as well as a step-by-step approach for getting started with OTRP.
Dec 2011
When the GN&C system for the Orion crew vehicle undergoes Critical Design Review, more than 90% of the flight software will already be developed– thanks to a new development approach using Model-Based Design.
Oct 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 examines options for developing a system-level simulation model using noncausal (or acausal) modeling methods and presents techniques for physical model development and reduction.
Dec 2009
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory is leading a worldwide team whose mission is to develop a prosthetic that enables the wearer to move with the speed, dexterity, and force of a real arm and perceive pressure, force, & temperature.
Nov 2009
Model-Based Design enabled IAV to reduce their mass-production ECU development process from three years to just 18 months.
Nov 2009
Developed under the guidance of Detroit engineers, a course in embedded control systems introduces seniors and first-year graduate students to industrystandard tools and Model-Based Design.
Nov 2009
Using a do-while loop as an example, this article demonstrates how modeling design patterns can be used to generate efficient C code from algorithm models.
Sep 2009
This paper illustrates how Model-Based Design integrates the world of system designers, FPGA designers, and verification engineers to increase productivity and produce correct-by-construction designs that match the system specification.
Jan 2009
This paper introduces techniques that can be used to generate and measure code constructs for creating a set of best practices for the Simulink® modeling environment.
Jan 2009
This paper discusses a verification and validation workflow using Model-Based Design for developing in-vehicle software components to meet IEC 61508 standards.
Jan 2009
This paper uses an acoustic tone controls application example to describe a workflow using Model-Based Design to develop an algorithm with selectable banks of fixed-point digital filters.
Jan 2009
This paper examines methods used for creating custom blocks and nongraphically represented code to create a Simulink interface to common utility services such as communications, diagnostics, and nonvolatile memory.
Jan 2009
In this paper we develop an open architecture HIL system for a J1939 bandwidth study and show how this HIL system can test and validate that heavily loaded networks can operate without compromising the performance of safety-critical 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
Aerospace, automotive, communications, mechatronics and other organizations solve the challenge of verifying and validating embedded systems comprising software and electronics.
Sep 2008
Software systems deployed in safety-critical applications in aerospace and other industries must satisfy rigorous development and verification standards.
May 2008
This paper describes how John Deere adopted Model-Based Design for commercial vehicle development and discusses the benefits and lessons learned.
Dec 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
Automotive engineers have developed lane tracking and departure warning systems that use a small camera to transmit video information about lane markings and road conditions.
Jan 2006

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