Model and simulate rotational and translational mechanical systems

Simscape Driveline™ (formerly SimDriveline™) provides component libraries for modeling and simulating rotational and translational mechanical systems. It includes models of worm gears, lead screws, and vehicle components such as engines, tires, transmissions, and torque converters. You can use these components to model the transmission of mechanical power in helicopter drivetrains, industrial machinery, automotive powertrains, and other applications. You can integrate electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and other physical systems into your model using components from the Simscape™ family of products.

Simscape Driveline helps you develop control systems and test system-level performance. You can create custom component models with the MATLAB® based Simscape language, which enables text-based authoring of physical modeling components, domains, and libraries. You can parameterize your models using MATLAB variables and expressions, and design control systems for your physical system in Simulink®. To deploy your models to other simulation environments, including hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) systems, Simscape Driveline supports C-code generation.


Capabilities

Gears and Drives

Rotational and translational mechanical devices.

Learn more

Clutches and Transmissions

Friction, positive contact, and fluid clutches to model torque transfer.

Learn more

Tires and Engines

Detailed and abstract models for desktop and HIL simulation.

Learn more

Analyzing Results

Rapidly explore and improve the performance of your design.

Learn more

Simscape Platform

Component models, analysis tools, and other core capabilities.

Learn more

Converting to C Code

Deploy models to HIL systems and for standalone simulations.

Learn more

Sharing Models

Share models without requiring additional license purchases.

Learn more

Simscape in Academia

Teach and learn more effectively with industry-standard software.

Learn more

Product Resources

Discover more about Simscape Driveline by exploring these resources.

Documentation

Explore documentation for Simscape Driveline functions and features, including release notes and examples.

Functions

Browse the list of available Simscape Driveline functions.

Blocks

View a Simulink library of blocks that Simscape Driveline supports.

System Requirements

View system requirements for the latest release of Simscape Driveline.

Technical Articles

View articles that demonstrate technical advantages of using Simscape Driveline.

User Stories

Read how Simscape Driveline is accelerating research and development in your industry.

Community and Support

Find answers to questions and explore troubleshooting resources.


Try or Buy

There are many ways to start using Simscape Driveline. Download a free trial, or explore pricing and licensing options.

Get a Free Trial

Test drive Simscape Driveline.

Get a trial

Ready to Buy?

Purchase Simscape Driveline and explore related products.

Contact sales
Pricing and licensing

Have Questions?

Steve

Contact Steve Miller,
Simscape Driveline Technical Expert

Email Steve

Simscape Driveline requires MATLAB, Simulink, and Simscape.


Related Solutions

Use Simscape Driveline to solve scientific and engineering challenges:


News and Events

Introduction to Simscape Driveline™ for powertrain simulation, including modeling capabilities, simulation tasks, and HIL. Powertrain models are used for system level analysis and control design.
Engineers at Delphi shortened transmission modeling time by 50%, validated production software and calibration using HIL testing, and eliminated complexity of combining multiple software environments.

Vehicle Powertrain Simulation with Simscape Driveline