File Exchange

image thumbnail

Servo-driven Pump Applications & Water Hammer Pressure Waves

version 2.0.0.2 (757 KB) by Juan Sagarduy
Animation of a Hydraulic Pressure Wave & VFD pump applications for fluid transport (multi-tank system).

17 Downloads

Updated 01 Jul 2020

View Version History

View License

A MATLAB script executes a Simscape hydraulic model and animates the pressure shock wave transient with sudden valve closure. A multi-domain model (hydraulic-mechanic-electric) illustrates the advantage of variable frequency control (VFD) for flow regulation. Energy saving at pump shaft is underlined.
A multi-tank system that enables level regulation is added to the submission. Dynamic variation of levels is shown in the 3D Explorer (Simscape Multibody). Simulate the pump and tank models directly from Simulink.

Cite As

Juan Sagarduy (2021). Servo-driven Pump Applications & Water Hammer Pressure Waves (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/56568-servo-driven-pump-applications-water-hammer-pressure-waves), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (3)

Shubham Patel

pump_freq_control_model.slx this file is crashing the matlab.

anil istanbullu

How can we open extension of slx?

hl yan

Good example!

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2020a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

Community Treasure Hunt

Find the treasures in MATLAB Central and discover how the community can help you!

Start Hunting!

vfd_pump_and_pressure_waves

vfd_pump_multi_tank