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Using PyFMI to call 2 FMUs

asked 2020-12-02 12:54:38 -0500

Charalampos Angelopoulos gravatar image

updated 2020-12-03 11:14:28 -0500

I want to perform co-simulation using 2 different FMUs. One FMU is my EnergyPlus model, the second FMU is the control algorithm developed in Matlab.

I am wondering whether is possible to use PyFMI to call the two FMUs and use PyFMI as my master controller. Do you know or have any example/documentation to explain how it can be done?

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answered 2020-12-03 12:22:25 -0500

Yes, it is possible to use PyFMI to call the FMUs. Check out this article that describes how you can perform co-simulation with two FMUs: https://www.modelon.com/co-simulation...

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Hi Thierry, can both FMUs be energyplus FMUs?

sajithwjay gravatar image sajithwjay  ( 2020-12-20 18:51:28 -0500 )edit

I suggest giving it a try.

Thierry Nouidui gravatar image Thierry Nouidui  ( 2020-12-22 01:54:09 -0500 )edit

I have been trying to connect two FMUs and the challenging part has been defining the "connections" between the two energyplus FMUs. Is there any guidance on that?

sajithwjay gravatar image sajithwjay  ( 2020-12-24 16:06:30 -0500 )edit

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