When to use physical system simulation

When to use Physical System Simulation?

August 1, 2022

Engineers often explain the model-based engineering design process with a graphical representation called the “Design V.” In part 2 of our blog series, we offer a new perspective of the “Design V”, including how and when physical system simulation is essential to the development and lifecycle of a product.


Modelon 2022.1 Release: Now Available

February 21, 2022

Since the release of Modelon Impact, our cloud-native system simulation platform, we’ve made constant enhancements to user productivity and experience. With this 2022.1 release, system simulation just got a lot more powerful. We’ve now released the Modelon Help Center, workspace configuration management, and quick-start example models. Here’s what those, and some more notable updates, mean for […]


Propagating Replaceable Medium Automatically

March 14, 2019

Many Dymola users who integrate Modelon libraries may currently struggle with selecting the medium in each component. This is forcing users to either do it manually on each component or propagate the medium at a top level for each of them. This manual update is a tedious process, error-prone and not conducive to working efficiently […]


FMI and S-functions: What’s The Difference?

August 10, 2018

Both S-functions and FMI are standards for exchanging models, but how do they stack up against each other? Our experts weigh the benefits and disadvantages of FMI and S-functions in this new blog post.


FMI Standard: Understand the two types of Functional Mock-up Units – CS v. ME

March 7, 2018

The Functional Mock-up Interface (FMI) standard supports two flavors of Functional Mock-up Units (FMU), including: Co-Simulation (CS) and Model Exchange (ME). But, do you know the difference? As an expert in the standard it’s my goal to help users understand the commonalities and differences – getting you to a point in which you’re choosing the […]