Documentation

Elements

Thermal liquid building blocks, such as chambers, reservoirs, local restrictions, hydro-mechanical converters

Simscape Blocks

Absolute Reference (TL) Reference point at zero absolute temperature and pressure
Cap (TL) Perfectly insulated stop to fluid flow
Constant Volume Chamber (TL) Rigid chamber with constant volume of thermal liquid
Controlled Reservoir (TL) Thermal liquid reservoir at time-varying temperature
Infinite Flow Resistance (TL) Perfectly insulated barrier between thermal liquid networks
Local Restriction (TL) Time-invariant reduction in flow area
Pipe (TL) Rigid conduit for fluid flow in thermal liquid systems
Reservoir (TL) Thermal liquid reservoir at constant temperature and pressure
Rotational Mechanical Converter (TL) Interface between thermal liquid and mechanical rotational networks
Translational Mechanical Converter (TL) Interface between thermal liquid and mechanical translational networks
Variable Local Restriction (TL) Time-varying reduction in flow area

Examples and How To

Heat Transfer in Insulated Oil Pipeline

Model and simulate an insulated oil pipeline segment

Concepts

Modeling Thermal Liquid Systems

Steps and guidelines for thermal liquid modeling

Thermal Liquid Library

Overview of the modeling capabilities the Thermal Liquid library offers

Thermal Liquid Modeling Framework

How blocks and ports represent thermal liquid components and interactions

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