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Introduction to Contact Modeling

Posted by Christoph Hahn,

Today I have the great pleasure to introduce my colleague Sebastian Castro as guest blogger. He will be sharing an “Introduction to Contact Modeling”. Sebastian, the stage is yours!
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In this post, I will talk about simulating mechanical contact with Simulink®, Simscape™, and Simscape Multibody™.
Motivation
Modeling mechanical contact can be… read more >>

Import CAD assemblies to Simscape Multibody™ 6

Posted by Christoph Hahn,

With this post, let me talk about 3D multibody simulation and specifically focus on getting CAD data into a simulation environment.
Motivation
Vehicle dynamics engineers want to simulate dynamic behavior of their suspension designs during early stages of development. They may ask questions such as “Can we keep the roll center between certain… read more >>