Simscape


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Latest Releases

Version 4.0, part of Release 2016a, includes the following enhancements:

Simscape Language

  • Lookup Table Improvements: Define 3D tables, interpolate using Akima splines
  • Event Variables and edge Operator: Capture values at events
  • Integral Operator, integ: Specify time integration of an expression

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Run-Time Parameters: Speed up simulation tasks and modify component parameter values without regenerating C code
  • Simulation Speed Improvements: Up to 5x speed improvement for simulations using generated code
  • Stream Logging Data to Disk: Increase capacity for Simscape simulation results
  • Simscape Component Block: Efficiently create custom components by selecting Simscape language file directly from block
  • Simscape Results Explorer Unit Selection: Select y-axis units directly in plot pane
  • PS Lookup Table (3D) Block: Graphically define implicit equations that require lookup tables with three independent variables
  • Validation of Signal Units: Ensure consistent units specification on Simulink signals connected to Simscape physical networks

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Version 3.13.1, part of Release 2015aSP1, includes bug fixes.

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Version 3.14, part of Release 2015b, includes the following enhancements:

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Two-Phase Fluid domain and block library
  • Variable priority option None for initialization
  • Periodic Operators library
  • Speed and efficiency improvements for simulation of switched linear systems
  • Domain-specific line style propagation through block icons

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Version 3.13, part of Release 2015a, includes the following enhancements:

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Variable Viewer link to block diagram
  • Improved solver efficiency for model initialization
  • Sparkline plots for logged data

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Version 3.12, part of Release 2014b, includes the following enhancements:

Simscape Language

  • Refrigeration example modeling two-phase fluid flow

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Domain-specific line styles for representing physical connections
  • Improved interface for connecting Simscape blocks
  • Option to configure logging of Simscape simulation results per block
  • Flat view option and improved diagnostics for Variable Viewer
  • Simscape Results Explorer

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Version 3.11, part of Release 2014a, includes the following enhancements:

Simscape Language

  • ssc_build library build process that no longer requires C compiler
  • priority attribute for setting relative priority of variable target values during initialization

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Variables tab for specifying target value and priority for new initialization process
  • Variable Viewer for analyzing results of new initialization process
  • Statistics Viewer that displays variable source and number of eliminated variables
  • Fundamental Reluctance block
  • Hydro-mechanical converter blocks with fluid compressibility option

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Version 3.10, part of Release 2013b, includes the following enhancements:

Simscape Language

  • branches section for defining the relationship between component Through variables and nodes
  • import statement enabling simplified access to other component classes
  • connect statement support for vector and matrix physical signals

Foundation Library and Simulation

  • Thermal Liquid domain and block library
  • Simscape model statistics viewer

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