Article | Proceedings of the 11th International Modelica Conference, Versailles, France, September 21-23, 2015 | Hardware-in-the-Loop-Simulation of a Building Energy and Control System to Investigate Circulating Pump Control Using Modelica
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Title:
Hardware-in-the-Loop-Simulation of a Building Energy and Control System to Investigate Circulating Pump Control Using Modelica
Author:
Georg Ferdinand Schneider: Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics, Systems Integration Group, Nürnberg, Germany Jens Oppermann: WILO SE, Group Research and Technology, Dortmund, Germany Ana Constantin: RWTH Aachen University, Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate, Aachen, Germany Rita Streblow: RWTH Aachen University, Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate, Aachen, Germany Dirk Müller: RWTH Aachen University, Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate, Aachen, Germany
DOI:
10.3384/ecp15118225
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Year:
2015
Conference:
Proceedings of the 11th International Modelica Conference, Versailles, France, September 21-23, 2015
Issue:
118
Article no.:
024
Pages:
225-233
No. of pages:
9
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2015-09-18
ISBN:
978-91-7685-955-1
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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This paper presents an application of the hardware-in-the-loop-method to a building energy and control system. We focus on investigating the interaction of a real circulating pump with the hydronic network of a virtual building energy and control system. For real-time simulation the building envelope is modelled using the Modelica-based library AixLib. With the presented setup model-based designed control algorithms are tested directly on real hardware. The performance of the presented and implemented setup is evaluated by comparing simulated results with experimental hardware-in-the-loop-simulation data. The main focus of this work is to evaluate the application of the method towards bridging the gap between model-based design and commissioning of energy efficient control for heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) components.

Keywords: Hardware-in-the-loop (HIL); Building Energy and Control System; Model-Based Design

Proceedings of the 11th International Modelica Conference, Versailles, France, September 21-23, 2015

Author:
Georg Ferdinand Schneider, Jens Oppermann, Ana Constantin, Rita Streblow, Dirk Müller
Title:
Hardware-in-the-Loop-Simulation of a Building Energy and Control System to Investigate Circulating Pump Control Using Modelica
DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp15118225
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Proceedings of the 11th International Modelica Conference, Versailles, France, September 21-23, 2015

Author:
Georg Ferdinand Schneider, Jens Oppermann, Ana Constantin, Rita Streblow, Dirk Müller
Title:
Hardware-in-the-Loop-Simulation of a Building Energy and Control System to Investigate Circulating Pump Control Using Modelica
DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp15118225
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