Journal of Central South University

, Volume 18, Issue 5, pp 1589–1594 | Cite as

Multi-domain modeling and simulation of proportional solenoid valve

  • Yan-fang Liu (刘艳芳)
  • Zhen-kun Dai (戴振坤)Email author
  • Xiang-yang Xu (徐向阳)
  • Liang Tian (田亮)


A multi-domain nonlinear dynamic model of a proportional solenoid valve was presented. The electro-magnetic, mechanical and fluid subsystems of the valve were investigated, including their interactions. Governing equations of the valve were derived in the form of nonlinear state equations. By comparing the simulated and measured data, the simulation model is validated with a deviation less than 15%, which can be used for the structural design and control algorithm optimization of proportional solenoid valves.

Key words

fluid mechanics proportional solenoid valve dynamic characteristic multi-domain modeling simulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yan-fang Liu (刘艳芳)
    • 1
  • Zhen-kun Dai (戴振坤)
    • 1
    Email author
  • Xiang-yang Xu (徐向阳)
    • 1
  • Liang Tian (田亮)
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Transportation Science and EngineeringBeihang UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.School of Engineering and DesignUniversity of SussexBrightonUK

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