The Energy Method provides an alternative way to determine the mathematical model (equations …

# Category: Modeling & Simulation

A dynamic system can be represented mathematically in various forms, such as: set …

## Dynamic system representation in configuration and matrix form

In this modeling and simulation tutorial, we are going to analyze the dynamic …

## Simple engine and driveline modeling and simulation

Quarter-car suspension models are used to study the dynamics of a vehicle’s suspension. …

## Quarter-car suspension modeling and simulation in Xcos

Newton’s second law of motion states that in an inertial reference frame, the vector …

## Mechanical systems modeling using Newton’s and D’Alembert equations

The behavior of some mechanical systems is identical to that of certain electrical …

## System elements modeling – the resistive element

The behavior of some mechanical systems is identical to that of certain electrical …

## System elements modeling – the compliant element

The behavior of some mechanical systems is identical to that of certain electrical …

## System elements modeling – the inertial element

In engineering, mathematical modeling of systems brings several advantages, in the design phase …