matlab.system.mixin.SampleTime class

Control sample time for System objects in Simulink


matlab.system.mixin.SampleTime specifies the sample time specifications for a System object™ when it is included in a MATLAB System block. Inherit from this mixin class and its methods to control the sample time of your System object in Simulink®, via the MATLAB System block.

With this mixin, you can:

  • Specify the sample time type

  • Specify the sample time

  • Specify the offset time

  • Get the current simulation time

System objects that inherit from this mixin class must also inherit from matlab.System. For example:

classdef MySystemObject < matlab.System & matlab.system.mixin.SampleTime


createSampleTimeCreate sample time specification object
getCurrentTimeCurrent simulation time in MATLAB System block
getSampleTimeQuery sample time
getSampleTimeImplSpecify sample time type, offset time, and sample time

Introduced in R2017b

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