MATLAB and Simulink Training

Modeling Fluid Systems with Simscape

Course Details

This course focuses on modeling fluid systems in Simulink® using Simscape Fluids™ (formerly SimHydraulics®).

Topics include:

  • Modeling fluid power systems
  • Actuating and controlling fluid system models
  • Modeling thermal liquid and gas cooling systems
  • Exchanging heat between fluid domains

Day 1 of 1


Hydromechanical Systems

Objective: Use Simscape and Simscape Fluids blocks to model the conversion between mechanical and hydraulic energy.

  • Hydraulic modeling in Simscape
  • Data logging and visualization
  • Hydromechanical components
  • Fluid dynamics and properties

Hydraulic Actuation and Control

Objective: Model closed-loop fluid power systems controlled by valves and actuators.

  • Valves in Simscape Fluids
  • Feedback control with Simulink
  • Accumulator control
  • Model hierarchy and solvers

Thermal Liquid Systems

Objective: Model a liquid cooling system accounting for thermal and elevation effects.

  • Thermal liquid networks
  • Thermal networks
  • Heat exchangers
  • Elevation effects
  • Temperature control

Gas Systems

Objective: Model a forced-air cooling system with ambient air ventilation.

  • Gas networks
  • Forced-air cooling
  • Noncircular pipe flows
  • Ventilation control
  • System model integration

Level: Advanced

Duration: 1 day

Languages: English, 中文