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OPAL-RT Technologies Provides Suite of Tools to Access FPGA Motor Simulation
Electronic Components & Devices

OPAL-RT Technologies Provides Suite of Tools to Access FPGA Motor Simulation

Field-programmable gate arrays are replacing commercial central processing units in order to successfully achieve high-fidelity simulation for testing control units for electric motor drives. MONTREALÂ- — As new generations of EVs and HEVs continue to roll off assembly lines, OEMs are looking to extract every bit of efficiency out of the electric motors in their vehicles, while ensuring...

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Power Grid Digital Simulator supports up to 200 nodes.

Intended for mechatronics, power electronics, and power systems, Model OP4500 features 96 fast I/O channels with signal conditioning and optical fast 5 Gbits fibers. Real-time simulator is fully integrated with Simulink, SimPowerSystem, SimScape, HYPERSIM, and OPAL-RT eHS FPGA power electronic circuit solver. Integration of Intel multi-core processors with XILINX Kintex 7 FPGA maximizes...

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Digital Simulator supports large power grids and micro-grids.

Combined with 4-socket, 32-core Intel-compatible motherboard, HYPERSIM offers real-time simulation of power grids with more than 2,500 electrical nodes in less than 50 Â-µs. Electrical grids integrating power electronic systems such as HVDC transmission, FACTS, and PV cells can be simulated in detail to evaluate electromagnetic transients and system performance. By simulating very large...

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Software

Hydro-Quebec and OPAL-RT Technologies form a Strategic, Long-Term Alliance to Commercialize the HYPERSIM Real-Time Power System Simulator

MONTREAL - Hydro-Quebec and OPAL-RT Technologies have concluded a strategic collaboration agreement for the commercialization of the HYPERSIM power system simulator. As a result, this leading-edge technology will now be available to public utilities, equipment manufacturers, universities and research facilities. The results of over two decades of expertise, HYPERSIM is a real-time digital...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Opal-RT Launches New FPGA-Based Reconfigurable I/O and FPGA Development System Integrated with Simulink and RT-LAB

MONTREAL - Opal-RT Technologies (www.opal-rt.com), the leading developer of open Real-Time Simulators and HIL testing systems for electrical, mechanical and fast-switching power electronic systems, today introduced new additions to the company's OP5000 family of FPGA-based I/O and signal conditioning hardware. These new products include: - OP5142 Reconfigurable FPGA-based I/O Controller, powered...

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Software

Real-Time Simulation Software optimizes model-based design.

With Eclipse-based GUI, RT-LAB 10.1 enables tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, Python scripting language, and RT-LAB target management tools to be accessed with mouse click. Project Explorer lets user work on multiple models within context of single project. Through use of Intel/Red Hat Compiler and support for i7 multi-core processors from Intel, both model compilation and execution performance can...

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Test & Measurement

Test Bench tests regulators, turbines, and alternators.

Designed to meet needs of electrical utilities, RT-LAB BERTA enables engineer to accurately set speed regulator PID gains, assessing stable behavior of generating unit without taking unit offline from overall power system. System conducts real-time simulation at power plant, directly on ac generator, while recording signal data needed to effectively model turbine and regulator under test. In...

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Test System optimizes electronic control unit quality.

Based upon RT-LAB(TM) simulation software, TestDrive(TM) OP6000 Engine ECU Testing System features modular design that enables test and control engineers to conduct ECU design process in complete virtual environment by replicating all loading and sensory feedback of actual vehicle under realistic conditions. System includes support for real-time current measurement, ability to send and receive...

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Software enables heterogeneous software co-simulation.

Using RT-LAB Orchestra, engineers can conduct real-time co-simulation of virtual vehicles early in design process. Program includes library of Matlab/Simulink blocks, which are inserted into Simulink models that implement co-simulation components. C-code API is used to exchange data within RT-LAB framework, while configuration requirements are handled through XML description file. Software also...

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OPAL-RT Technologies Provides Suite of Tools to Access FPGA Motor Simulation
Electronic Components & Devices

OPAL-RT Technologies Provides Suite of Tools to Access FPGA Motor Simulation

Field-programmable gate arrays are replacing commercial central processing units in order to successfully achieve high-fidelity simulation for testing control units for electric motor drives. MONTREALÂ- — As new generations of EVs and HEVs continue to roll off assembly lines, OEMs are looking to extract every bit of efficiency out of the electric motors in their vehicles, while ensuring...

Read More »
Software

Power Grid Digital Simulator supports up to 200 nodes.

Intended for mechatronics, power electronics, and power systems, Model OP4500 features 96 fast I/O channels with signal conditioning and optical fast 5 Gbits fibers. Real-time simulator is fully integrated with Simulink, SimPowerSystem, SimScape, HYPERSIM, and OPAL-RT eHS FPGA power electronic circuit solver. Integration of Intel multi-core processors with XILINX Kintex 7 FPGA maximizes...

Read More »
Software

Digital Simulator supports large power grids and micro-grids.

Combined with 4-socket, 32-core Intel-compatible motherboard, HYPERSIM offers real-time simulation of power grids with more than 2,500 electrical nodes in less than 50 Â-µs. Electrical grids integrating power electronic systems such as HVDC transmission, FACTS, and PV cells can be simulated in detail to evaluate electromagnetic transients and system performance. By simulating very large...

Read More »
Software

Hydro-Quebec and OPAL-RT Technologies form a Strategic, Long-Term Alliance to Commercialize the HYPERSIM Real-Time Power System Simulator

MONTREAL - Hydro-Quebec and OPAL-RT Technologies have concluded a strategic collaboration agreement for the commercialization of the HYPERSIM power system simulator. As a result, this leading-edge technology will now be available to public utilities, equipment manufacturers, universities and research facilities. The results of over two decades of expertise, HYPERSIM is a real-time digital...

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Company News

Real-Time 2011 Call for Papers & Presentations Now Open

MONTREAL, Jan. 19, 2011 - The Organizing Committee of Real-Time 2011 today announced the conference's Call for Papers & Presentations is now open. Abstracts are now being accepted for prospective technical and scientific presentations and tutorials. Hosted by Opal-RT Technologies, and taking place in Shanghai from June 20-22, 2011, Real-Time 2011 (www.RealTime2011.com) is positioned to be a must...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Opal-RT Launches New FPGA-Based Reconfigurable I/O and FPGA Development System Integrated with Simulink and RT-LAB

MONTREAL - Opal-RT Technologies (www.opal-rt.com), the leading developer of open Real-Time Simulators and HIL testing systems for electrical, mechanical and fast-switching power electronic systems, today introduced new additions to the company's OP5000 family of FPGA-based I/O and signal conditioning hardware. These new products include: - OP5142 Reconfigurable FPGA-based I/O Controller, powered...

Read More »
Software

Real-Time Simulation Software optimizes model-based design.

With Eclipse-based GUI, RT-LAB 10.1 enables tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, Python scripting language, and RT-LAB target management tools to be accessed with mouse click. Project Explorer lets user work on multiple models within context of single project. Through use of Intel/Red Hat Compiler and support for i7 multi-core processors from Intel, both model compilation and execution performance can...

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Company News

Opal-RT Establishes Real-Time Simulation Training Academy

Intensive programs educate engineers and researchers on methodologies and available tools for conducting Real-Time Simulation, HIL testing and Rapid Control Prototyping MONTREAL, Oct. 12 - Opal-RT Technologies (www.opal-rt.com), the leading developer of open Real-Time Simulators and HIL testing systems for electrical, mechanical and fast-switching power electronic systems, today announced the...

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Test & Measurement

Test Bench tests regulators, turbines, and alternators.

Designed to meet needs of electrical utilities, RT-LAB BERTA enables engineer to accurately set speed regulator PID gains, assessing stable behavior of generating unit without taking unit offline from overall power system. System conducts real-time simulation at power plant, directly on ac generator, while recording signal data needed to effectively model turbine and regulator under test. In...

Read More »

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