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FMI implementation in LMS Virtual.Lab Motion and application to a vehicle dynamics case

Hunor Erdelyi
LMS international, Leuven, Belgium

William Prescott
LMS international, Leuven, Belgium

Stijn Donders
LMS international, Leuven, Belgium

Jan Anthonis
LMS international, Leuven, Belgium

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Published in: Proceedings of the 9th International MODELICA Conference; September 3-5; 2012; Munich; Germany

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 76:77, p. 759-764

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Published: 2012-11-19

ISBN: 978-91-7519-826-2

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


The aim of this paper is to present the implementation of the Modelisar Functional Mock-up Interface (FMI) in LMS Virtual.Lab Motion. This functionality enables co-simulation between multi-disciplinary subsystem models for a range of industrial applications. The validity of the methodology and industrial applicability of the implementation is demonstrated on an application case taken from automotive industry; with an Opposite Wheel Travel scenario using a half vehicle model in LMS Virtual.Lab Motion and an Air-spring FMU based on Modelica code.


Functional Mock-up Inter-face (FMI); Modelica; Co-simulation; LMS Virtual.Lab Motion


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