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Fuel Supply System Model in Simscape Fluids

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Fuel Supply System Model in Simscape Fluids


Steve Miller (view profile)


04 Jan 2013 (Updated )

Fuel supply system with tanks, fuel lines, pumps, control system, and MATLAB code to automate tests.

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This file contains a model of a simple fuel system modeled using Simscape and Simscape Fluids. Pumps and valves control the flow between fuel tanks. The pressure drop along the fuel lines is dependent upon the elevation at the ends of the line. The model includes a set of test scenarios that include varying environmental conditions and failure events for components in the system. A MATLAB script automates the execution of these tests, and produces a plot to show how the system performed in each test.
Please read the README.txt file to get started.
For an overview of this model, watch this video (3 min):

To learn more about hydraulic simulation with Simscape Fluids, please watch this webinar:

To find other Simscape examples, search for posts with the keyword "physical modeling"

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Required Products Simscape Fluids
MATLAB release MATLAB 9.0 (R2016a)
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Comments and Ratings (1)
19 Aug 2013 willem kruit

04 Jan 2013 1.1

Changed units to 'rev/s'.

29 Jan 2013 1.2

Added links to videos and webinar that explain this model.

17 Apr 2014 1.3

Fixed webinar link.

07 Mar 2016 1.4

Example ships with Simscape Fluids - added code pointing to shipping example.

01 Sep 2016

Updated license

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