MATLAB & Simulink


Modeling Electrical Power Systems with Simscape

Course Highlight

This one-day course discusses how to model electrical power systems in the Simulink® environment using using Simscape Power Systems™ (formerly SimPowerSystems™). Topics include:

  • Creating three-phase systems with passive elements

  • Creating three-phase systems with electrical machines

  • Analyzing and controlling electrical power systems

  • Modeling power electronic components

  • Speeding up simulation of electrical models

Course objective

The aim of the training is to provide participants with an introduction to Simscape Foundation Library, Simscape Electronics and Simscape Power Systems for modeling electrical power systems.

Who Should Attend


Upcoming Program

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Mathworks Sole and Authorised Distributor and Training Partner

This hands-on course is designed for engineers who wish to implement physical modeling using Simscape Foundation Library, Simscape Electronics and Simscape Power Systems in the Simulink environment. Engineers, researchers, scientist and managers working with system level design will be shown an easy-to-use approach in using Simscape Foundation Library, Simscape Electronics and Simscpae Power Systems tools.

Course Benefits

Upon the completion of the course, the participants will gain fundamental understanding of building physical model using Simscape Foundation Library, Simscape Electronics and Simscape Power Systems.  


Attended Comprehensive MATLAB, Comprehensive SIMULINK, and Modeling Physical Systems with Simscape  or having experience in using MATLAB, SIMULINK and Simscape.

Course Outline

Day 1 of 1

Introduction to Three-Phase Systems


Objective: Become familiar with the Simscape Power Systems environment by modeling a simple three-phase electrical system.

  • Three-phase models

  • Measuring physical quantities

  • Viewing and setting initial states

  • Modeling transformers


Three-Phase Systems with Electrical Machines


Objective: Create models with three-phase electrical machines.

  • Modeling electrical machines

  • Actuating and measuring machine quantities

  • Initializing machines

  • Selecting solver methods


Controlling Electrical Machines


Objective: Analyze and control the effects of loads and disturbances on electrical machine models.

  • Breakers and faults

  • Controlling electrical machines

  • Improving model readability

  • Parameterizing models


Power Electronics


Objective: Model electrical power conversion and transmission systems.

  • Inverters and rectifiers

  • Transmission losses

  • Connecting to Simscape

  • Inverter control

  • Testing and integrating models