MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: CAD Import in SimMechanics

From the series: Improving Your Racecar Development

Mischa Kim, MathWorks
Christoph Hahn, MathWorks

Learn how to Import a CAD assembly into SimMechanics™ using SimMechanics Link via a plug-in that lets you save your CAD file as an XML file, or an API that you connect to your CAD system.

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Series: Improving Your Racecar Development

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: Battery Modeling with Simulink
Javier Gazzarri and Christoph Hahn introduce you to battery modeling using Simulink.

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: CAD Import in SimMechanics
Learn how to Import a CAD assembly into SimMechanics™ using SimMechanics Link via a plug-in that lets you save your CAD file as an XML file, or an API that you connect to your CAD system.

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: Determining Chassis Stiffness with MATLAB
Christoph Hahn, technical education specialist at MathWorks, introduces you to an efficient approach to determine structural properties of a steel tube frame using the direct stiffness method.

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: Embedded Code Generation for Your Vehicle Control Systems
Tobias Kumschmider and Christoph Hahn introduce you to the MathWorks Code Generation tool chain, provide information about supported platforms, and show the capabilities in a process-in-the-loop (PIL) software demo.

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: CAN Communication with Your ECUs and the Vehicle Network Toolbox
Connect your Controller Area Network (CAN) to MATLAB® and Simulink® using the Vehicle Network Toolbox™ to inspect, test, and validate the operation of a vehicle before an actual dynamic event.

MATLAB and Simulink Racing Lounge: Modeling Physical Components, Part 1: Mathematical Models
Model the physical systems of your racecar and learn about the variety of modeling methods to fit your needs. Sebastian Castro and Christoph Hahn, of MathWorks, demonstrate five modeling approaches and share tips on how to choose the right model.