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Raspberry Pi and Arduino Serial Communication

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This submission enables serial communication between Arduino and Raspberry Pi in Simulink.


Updated 27 Jun 2016

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Contains a driver block for serial receive on Raspberry Pi.
This submission enables serial communication between Arduino and Raspberry Pi.
There are two models in this submission:
1) Arduino model: Transmits a character via the TX pin. Can either be run in External Mode or deployed to board.
2) Raspberry Pi model: Receives the character via the RX pin. Run in External Mode to view the character received.
Watch the video demonstration here:

Refer here for a write-up describing this submission:

By Esther Ling, Edu Engineer

Comments and Ratings (3)


Bibin (view profile)

Hi thanks for the post. I had a quick question . Do we really need an sfunction at the Raspberry Pi side ? Does the Raspberry Pi Support package serial read block do the same ?

I just had to link the library wiringSerial.h and wiringSerial.c, float precision would be good, too :)


Added Youtube video link

Updated title to better describe submission.

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2015b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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