Rollercoaster – Multibody, Multi-Domain Physical Model in MapleSim – Maplesoft


This model is an example of a rollercoaster ride and the effects that a passenger would undergo. This model simulates a cart on an arbitrary track definition and consists of a drive train including a three-phase AC motor, gearing, braking and speed controller, as well as tangential forces on the car and rider.


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Model Images
  • Rollercoaster Simulating the physical model provides a 3-D visualization of passenger forces on a rollercoaster ride.
  • model Model diagram showing the components that make up the vehicle, restraint, and torso models
  • subsystem Subsystem view of the AC motor and controller
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