by Ivar Torstensson

Advancing Your Vehicle's Energy Efficient Design

Vehicle manufacturers have begun transitioning their focus from creating fuel efficient vehicles to creating energy efficient vehicles. The use of advanced simulation tools and libraries, like Modelon’s Vehicle Dynamics Library, has enabled systems engineers to ensure efficient scenario tests, repeatable evaluations, and accurate results.

 

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by Soheil Bashirinia and Thomas Fickenscher

Trip Report: Modelon at VECS 2018

On April 12th-13th, Modelon attended the Vehicle Electronics and Connected Services Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden, to discuss this year's theme "Autonomous, Electrified and Connected". Our experts were on-hand to discuss our vehicle and electrification capabilities. Didn't attend the conference? Here's what you missed from us....

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by Maria Henningsson

Understanding the FMI Flavors: CS v. ME

The Functional Mock-up Interface (FMI) standard supports two flavors of Functional Mock-up Units (FMUs), including: Co-Simulation (CS) and Model Exchange (ME). But, do you know the difference?

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by Jim Claesson and Nithish Selvan

Modelon Hydraulics Library Upgrades Thermohydraulic System Handling

The Modelon Hydraulics Library introduces improved handling of thermodynamic effects by including a new concept of flexible thermohydraulic ports.

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by Michael Sielemann

Designing and developing advanced aircraft escape systems for fighter pilots

In a recent project, Modelon worked with a military aircraft manufacturer on escape systems, specifically the pilot ejector seat, that would propel a pilot's seat out of an aircraft using a rocket motor.

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by Stefanía Ósk Gardarsdóttir

Integrated CO2 Absorption Process in a Coal-Fired Power Plant

Global governments are implementing greenhouse gas policies aimed at reducing CO2 emissions. Knowing this, Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, has utilized Modelon libraries to develop a dynamic model of a CO2 absorption process, integrated in a coal-fired power plant.

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by Christian Winther

Extracting Library Statistics using OPTIMICA Compiler Toolkit API

This blog introduces the OPTIMICA API – along with its purpose, functionality, and highlights how it can be used to compute library statistics.

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by Maria Henningsson

Meet FMI's New Companion Standard, SSP

This blog post is relevant for those who are familiar with the Functional Mock-up Interface and are interested in learning about the emerging companion standard, System Structure Parameterization (SSP).

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by Johan Andreasson

Lightning McQueen and Disney Pixar Cars Expose My Day Job

Explaining the ins and outs of working for a model-based engineering company like Modelon is not an easy task. Check out how our Chief Technology Officer simplifies the topic

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by Markus Björk, Robin Levenhammar, & Håkan Runvik

Verifying Auto-tuning Capabilities using Modelon Libraries

This blog post is relevant for those who are interested in learning about implementing auto-tuners for PID controllers into a simulated environment.

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