New Features

R2015a (Version 2.8) - Released 5 Mar 2015

Version 2.8, part of Release 2015a, includes the following enhancements:

  • Thermal variants for all blocks in the Gears component library
  • Transmissions component library with prebuilt transmission templates
  • Shift linkage position variant for Dog Clutch block
  • Featured example showing four-wheel drive test bed

See the Release Notes for details.

Previous Releases

R2014b (Version 2.7) - 2 Oct 2014

Version 2.7, part of Release 2014b, includes the following enhancements:

  • Unidirectional locking option in Disk Friction Clutch block

See the Release Notes for details.

R2014a (Version 2.6) - 6 Mar 2014

Version 2.6, part of Release 2014a, includes the following enhancements:

  • Cycloidal Drive block
  • Harmonic Drive block
  • Lookup-table friction parameterization in synchronizer blocks

See the Release Notes for details.

R2013b (Version 2.5) - 5 Sep 2013

Version 2.5, part of Release 2013b, includes the following enhancements:

  • Universal Joint block
  • Double-Pinion Planetary Gear block
  • Helicopter transmission example model

See the Release Notes for details.

R2013a (Version 2.4) - 7 Mar 2013

Version 2.4, part of Release 2013a, includes the following enhancements:

  • Translational Power Sensor and Rotational Power Sensor blocks
  • Variable and nonlinear spring and damper component library
  • Shock Absorber block
  • Simple Gear with Variable Efficiency block
  • Additional parameterization options for fuel consumption and idle-speed controller in Generic Engine block

See the Release Notes for details.