Simulation and Analysis

Performance improvement, analysis tools and techniques

Analyze, tabulate, and plot harmonic data using analysis functions and Simscape™ logging variables. Simulate thermal losses due to switching events and conduction losses in semiconductors.

Functions

ee_calculateFluxPartialDerivativesCalculate flux partial derivatives for FEM-Parameterized PMSM block
ee_calculateThdPercentCompute the total harmonic distortion (THD) percentage
ee_getEfficiencyCalculate efficiency as function of dissipated power losses
ee_generateIdealPMSMfluxDataGenerate tabulated flux linkage data for ideal PMSM
ee_getHarmonicsReturn harmonic orders, magnitudes, and fundamental frequency
ee_getNodeDvDtSummaryCalculate maximum absolute values of terminal voltage time derivatives (dv/dt) based on logged simulation data
ee_getNodeDvDtTimeSeriesCalculate rates-of-change of voltage variables
ee_getPowerLossSummaryCalculate dissipated power losses
ee_getPowerLossTimeSeriesCalculate dissipated power losses and return time series data
ee_plotHarmonicsPlot percentage of fundamental magnitude versus harmonic order

Topics

Examine the Simulation Data Logging Configuration of a Model

Determine if data logging is enabled for your model.

Choose a Simscape Electrical Function for an Offline Harmonic Analysis

Explore the capabilities of Simscape Electrical™ harmonic analysis functions.

Perform an Online Harmonic Analysis Using the Simscape Spectrum Analyzer Block

Learn how to analyze harmonic distortion using the Spectrum Analyzer block.

Perform a Power-Loss Analysis

Calculate power losses for Simscape Electrical semiconductor blocks.

Optimize Block Settings for Simulating with the Partitioning Solver

Avoid simulation errors by configuring models for simulation with the specific solvers by using the ee_updateSolver function.

Phasor-Mode Simulation Using Simscape Components

Configure your model to use frequency-time equation formulation.

Featured Examples