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The Role of Modelica in a Robust Engineering Process

Peter Harman
deltatheta uk limited, UK

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Published in: Proceedings of the 7th International Modelica Conference; Como; Italy; 20-22 September 2009

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 43:73, s. 637-640

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Published: 2009-12-29

ISBN: 978-91-7393-513-5

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


An engineering process comprises stages of design; analysis and optimization; often with specialist tools and engineers in each of these areas. We look at how the interaction and communication between these stages can be tailored to maximize the robustness of the overall process; and what the role of Modelica is in achieving this. This is described for industrial examples. We then discuss the additional requirements of Modelica tools and libraries for such a process.


Engineering process; simulation strategy; parameter management; Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)


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