Modeling Physical Systems
with Simscape

Learn to model and analyze multidomain physical systems using Simulink and Simscape

Complimentary Services: Post training email support & 1-hr consultation session within 1 month after the course completion!

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This one-day course focuses on modeling systems in several physical domains and combine them into a multidomain system in the Simulink® environment using Simscape™. Topics include:

  • Creating models in various physical domains, such as electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic
  • Interpreting Simscape diagrams
  • Combining Simulink models and Simscape models
  • Modeling energy transfer between different physical domains
  • Creating user-defined Simscape components
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Who Should

Engineers who wish to implement physical modeling using Simscape Software in the SIMULINK environment.

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MATLAB Fundamentals and Simulink Fundamentals

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Upon the completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • create physical models with Simscape blocks using the physical network approach
  • measure and actuate physical quantities within a Simscape diagram
  • create multidomain models
  • create custom Simscape component using Simscape language


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TechSource Systems is MathWorks Authorised Reseller and Training Partner

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Course Outline

Introduction to Simscape and the Physical Network Approach

Objective: Become familiar with the Simscape environment by modeling a simple electrical system.

  • Introduction to Simscape
  • Differences between Simulink and Simscape
  • Building and simulating a model in Simscape
  • Guidelines for Simscape modeling
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Working with Simscape Components

Objective: Interpret Simscape block diagrams and identify the physical variables in Simscape by modeling a mechanical system.

  • Describing Simscape component fundamentals
  • Using the Simscape Foundation Library
  • Setting initial conditions
  • Logging physical variables

Connecting Physical Domains

Objective: Connect models from different physical domains to create a single, multidomain model.

  • Creating multidomain physical components
  • Modeling ideal and nonideal connections between physical domains
  • Dividing components into subsystems
  • Parameterizing models
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Combining Simscape Models and Simulink Models

Objective: Add Simulink blocks to a Simscape model to increase modeling flexibility.

  • Connecting physical signals and Simulink signals
  • Performing operations on physical signals
  • Controlling physical models
  • Solving models with Simscape and Simulink blocks

Creating Custom Components with the Simscape Language

Objective: Leverage the Simscape language to create custom physical components in Simscape.

  • Simscape language
  • Custom component workflow
  • Complete custom component example
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