Vehicle Thermal Management -- A Case Study in Web-Based Engineering Analysis

Michael Tiller
Xogeny Inc., USA

Ladda ner artikelhttp://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp140961073

Ingår i: Proceedings of the 10th International Modelica Conference; March 10-12; 2014; Lund; Sweden

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 96:112, s. 1073-1079

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Publicerad: 2014-03-10

ISBN: 978-91-7519-380-9

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


Modelica has proven to be a compelling technology for creating sophisticated multi-domain models. It provides modern language features to promote model reuse and maximize developer productivity. These capabilities are backed up by proven simulation performance. More recently; the Functional Mockup Interface standard (FMI) has created an avenue for these models to be exported outside the model development environment as Functional Mockup Units (FMUs).

In this paper; we explore one possible way to utilize models that have been exported as FMUs. Specifically; we discuss how to incorporate these models into a web-based engineering analysis application that is designed to be accessible to non-expert users. Our goal is to show the important role that web and cloud based approaches can have in magnifying the impact of modeling activities across the enterprise.

We consider a specific engineering model and discuss exactly how we have transformed the model to make it accessible as a web-based application. This includes a discussion of the input and output data associated with the model as well as how a web based deployment (backed by cloud based services) can provide unique features compared to more conventional methods of model deployment.


FMI; cloud; web; HTML5; JavaScript


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