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Simulation of Large Grids in OpenModelica: reflections and perspectives

Francesco Casella
Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Alberto Leva
Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Andrea Bartolini
Dynamica s.r.l., Italy

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Published in: Proceedings of the 12th International Modelica Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, May 15-17, 2017

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 132:23, p. 227-233

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Published: 2017-07-04

ISBN: 978-91-7685-575-1

ISSN: 1650-3686 (print), 1650-3740 (online)


This paper belongs to a long-term research activity on modelling and simulation of large grids in Modelica, and specifically with the OpenModelica translator. We describe the present state of the research, its evolution over the last year, the conclusions we could reach in this period in comparison with the initial hypotheses, and some results. As a consequence, we outline the future of the presented activity.


Grid Modelling and Simulation, Large-Scale Systems, Efficient Simulation.


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