Items tagged with mechanical


In this paper we will demonstrate the many differences of implementation in the modeling of mechanical systems using embedded components through Maplesoft. The mechanical systems are used for different tasks and therefore have different structure in its design; as to the nature of the used functional elements placed on them, they vary greatly. This diversity is reflected in approaches and practices in modeling.

The following cases focus on mechanical components of the units manufacturing and processing machines. We can generate graphs for analysis using different dynamic pair ametros; all in real-time considerations in its manufacturing costs from the equations of conservation of energy.
Therefore modeling with Maplesoft ensures the smooth optimum performance in mechanical systems, highlighting the sustainability criteria for other areas of engineering.



(in spanish)




In this paper of presents under a totally modern sound environment dynamics; using embedded components that gives us the Cybernet Company through its product Maple 2015. Using classical techniques vector equations describe the particle, particle system and solid bodies. We note that the solutions o ered by this software motivate students civil and mechanical engineering to nd optimal answers. Integrating algorithms own programming language and solid mechanics using buttons we relate the movement of translation and rotation with reference to its center of mass.
Choosing envelopes graphical methods, functional programming and mathematical computer display modeling reached alternatives to achieve the next generation of engineers. Therefore this work show that the use of
embedded components allow us to merge the traditional and the computer; It means that all these equations using physical and propose viable criteria we perform in a dynamic sheet; which they have a number of components; then generate simulations with real objects.

Congreso COMAP 2015.pdf

Study of the Dynamics of the Solid with Embedded Components in Civil Engineering with

(in spanish)



I'm interesting to model with MapleSim a system with absolute coordinates. Indeed, i would like to compare my analytical results i have found with the symbolic equations i can generate with MapleSim and the model i have built was made with absolute coordinates.

So, is it possible to model a multi body sytem with absolute coordinates instead relative coordinates ?

For the moment, i have found any model (or tutorial) with absolute coordinates ?...

Mechanics of Materials toolbox for Maple: 10 (or bit more :)) free licences for Maple fans.

For students, engineers and simply creative fans of Maple.

If you are concerning mechanics of materials or structural mechanics, please feel free to

send Hardware ID code via e-mail: after downloading from

and installing MM Toolbox for Maple.

(Maple 32 bit only)

Thanks to Maplesoft for analytic power


I solve a mechanical exercise but i had a problem.

I know M (mass) and S (stifness) matrices (6x6).

I want to solve the (λ2M+S)v=0  eigenvalue problem, where λ are the eigenvalues and


I was just curious if MapleSim has integration capability with Zemax.

I'm interested in creating a dynamic electro-mechanical model (i.e. optical imaging on a moving system):

Zemax <--> MapleSim

If there isn't a toolbox yet, is there a workaround?


Thank you again!


Well, I'm trying to connect a translational spring to a revolute joint. But, I'm unable to do so. I'm new to MapleSim and I ain't a mechanical engineer either. I need you to help me a little. Anticipating a quick response!

It would be good I hope to present symbolic-numeric CAE system for framed structures analysis.

It will be available soon as Preview version for enthusiasts

The main features are:

  • One calculation act - all analytical dependencies.
  • Fast designing process for structural systems in industry, consulting and design companies;
  • Fastest parametric analysis of construction. New quality of designing in optimization tasks,...
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