Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation (HIL)

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Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation (HIL)

  1. A simulation where software running on another computer generates data that simulates the data that would be coming from an autopilot’s sensors. The autopilot is running and doesn’t “know” that the data is simulated, so it responds just as it would to real sensor data. Hardware-in-the-loop uses the physical autopilot hardware connected to a simulator, as opposed to simulating the autopilot in software, too. In an “open loop” simulation, the software simulator feeds data to the hardware autopilot; in a “closed loop” simulation, the hardware feeds data back to the software simulator, too.
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