John Phillips

System Analysis and Design


Areas of expertise

  • System Analysis and Design
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • Control Systems and Process Control
  • Simulation of Mechanical Systems
  • Modelling of pneumatic and hydraulic systems


Bristol, United Kingdom


Eight years of VisSim experience


Generally Available

VisSim Models Authored

State Machine Demo
Intruder Alarm (using State Machine)
Railway Vehicle Buffing Dynamics
Solar Heating System

Professional Credentials

30 Years Engineering Experience in Design and Development of Large Electrical Machines, Rolling Stock Design including Braking systems, Energy Conservation and Guided Weapons.
Principal Systems Engineer, Matra BAe Dynamics (UK) Ltd

VisSim Projects Completed

  • Power generation from tidal buoy
  • Frequency Response investigation
  • Validation of mainframe computer model of tracking control system using VisSim and Mathcad.
  • Communication Logic State Machine - model of a request/Grant mechanism with real-time delays.