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Multi Capacitor

Multiple lumped thermal element storing heat

  

 

Description

Equations

Variables

Connections

Parameters

Initial Conditions

See Also

Description

The Multi Capacitor component models a generic ideal multiple heat capacity. The total number of parallel capacitors is determined by the Nodes parameter.

The following example uses Heat Capacitor components to illustrate the behavior of  Multi Capacitor component.

Equations

(For details, see Heat Capacitor  help).

Variables

(For details, see Heat Capacitor  help).

 

Connections

Name

Units

Condition

Description

Modelica ID

porti

 

i-th HeatPort

porti

Parameters

Symbol

Default

Units

Description

Modelica ID

Material

SolidPropertyData

Solid material property data

Material

WmK

Material.k is the thermal conductivity of the material

Material.k

JkgK

Material.cp is the specific heat capacity of the material

Material.cp

kgm3

Material.rho is the density of the material

Material.rho

V

1

m3

Volume of the node

V

Nodes

2

Number of parallel capacitors in the Multi Capacitor

numNode

T__start

293.15

K

Initial condition of temperature

T_start

Initial Conditions

None

See Also

Heat Transfer Library Overview

Multiple Overview