14 MATE - A Model Analysis and Transformation Environment for MATLAB Simulink

  • Elodie Legros
  • Wilhelm Schäfer
  • Andy Schürr
  • Ingo Stürmer
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6100)


In the automotive industry, the model driven development of software is generally based on the use of the tool MATLAB Simulink. Huge catalogues with hundreds of modeling guidelines have already been developed to increase the quality of models and ensure the safety and reliability of the generated code. In this paper, we present the MATLAB Simulink Analysis and Transformation Environment (MATE), a tool using metamodeling techniques and visual graph transformations to automate the analysis and correction of models according to these guidelines. The MATE approach is illustrated by a typical example, and compared to other classical approaches for model analysis.


Model Transformation Graph Transformation Visual Graph Meta Object Facility Model Repository 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elodie Legros
    • 1
  • Wilhelm Schäfer
    • 2
  • Andy Schürr
    • 1
  • Ingo Stürmer
    • 3
  1. 1.Real-Time Systems LabTechnische Universität DarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.Software Engineering GroupUniversity of PaderdornGermany
  3. 3.Model Engineering SolutionsBerlinGermany

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