Object-oriented Modelling of Physical Systems with Modelica using Design Patterns

  • Christoph Clauß
  • Thomas Leitner
  • André Schneider
  • Peter Schwarz


In the last years formal description languages and object-oriented design technologies became more and more important for modelling physical systems. In this paper a methodology taken from the computer science community will be presented: the Design Patterns approach by Gamma et al. [3]. Adopting to the physical systems modelling the authors propose a strategy for implementing model libraries for different physical domains. For all examples the object-oriented modelling language Modelica is used.


Design Pattern Physical Domain Partial Model System Design Automation Model Library 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christoph Clauß
    • 1
  • Thomas Leitner
    • 1
  • André Schneider
    • 1
  • Peter Schwarz
    • 1
  1. 1.Design Automation DepartmentFraunhofer Institute for Integrated CircuitsDresdenGermany

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