How do I select different value of resistances depending on the control input.

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Ashwini
Ashwini on 31 May 2013
I wish to simulate a system with changing resistive loads. I want to select different value of resistance depending on the value of my control signal. How can I achieve this?
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Iain
Iain on 31 May 2013
We need more details to be more helpful. Are you working in matlab, or simulink. What's your control signal? What kind of change to the load do you expect from your control signal?

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David Sanchez
David Sanchez on 31 May 2013
An option is to create your own function with the switch-case statement
switch control
case 1
resistance = 100;
case 2
resistance = 1000;
case 3
resistance = 10000;
end

Muruganandham Subramanian
Muruganandham Subramanian on 31 May 2013
Edited: Muruganandham Subramanian on 31 May 2013
Use MultiportSwitch
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Ashwini
Ashwini on 4 Jun 2013
I am now using a 'variable resistor' block from simscape and that has solved my problem.
I appreciate help from all of you. Thanks

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