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Aileron Model in Simscape

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Aileron Model in Simscape


Steve Miller (view profile)


26 Sep 2012 (Updated )

Aileron model with hydraulic and electrical actuation, including system-level and detailed variants

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This file contains an aileron actuator model that can be used to develop mechanical designs, determine actuator requirements, compare electrical and hydraulic designs, and design the control system. A number of intermediate models are also included to show you the incremental steps of developing this system. MATLAB scripts show many steps, including optimizing the design, automatically producing reports, and generating C Code. The model is built using Simscape, Simscape Multibody, Simscape Fluids, and Simscape Electronics.
Please read the README.txt file to get started.
To see how to model a mechatronic system, watch this video (4 min):
To learn more about modeling this actuation system, including custom components using Simscape language, please watch the webinar:
To find other Simscape examples, search for posts with the keyword "physical modeling"
To learn more about MathWorks Simscape Products, go to:

Required Products Simscape Electronics
Simscape Fluids
Simscape Multibody
MATLAB release MATLAB 9.1 (R2016b)
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Comments and Ratings (2)
13 Sep 2016 Rocky Tina

25 Sep 2015 Jonatan Tidare

03 Dec 2012 1.4

Updated submission with examples for real-time, Simscape language, parameter tuning, and optimization. Updated link to new webinar demonstrating example.

18 Mar 2013 1.5

Zip file contains R2013a version, as well as R2012b version.

19 Mar 2013 1.6

Updated "Created Using" field to R2013a. Submission also contains R2012b version.

17 Apr 2014 1.7

Fixed webinar link.

07 Mar 2016 2.0

Added R2016a version. Shows new runtime parameter feature.

18 Apr 2016 2.0

Fixed broken link in submission description.

01 Sep 2016

Updated license

15 Sep 2016 3.0

Added R2016b version which includes adjustments to mask drawing commands and improved layout of motor driver circuit.

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