CAE giant Dassault Systèmes announced recently that it will be acquiring automotive and aerospace vehicle simulation and visualization company Exa Corporation.
PowerFLOW computational fluid dynamics software, showing automotive fluid management…Continue reading →
Following design for manufacturing (DFM) principles can save you a lot of hassle by informing the design process of a product in the early stages. This information can help engineers iron out many issues before they arise. Early detection of these issu…Continue reading →
Just 25 years ago, we had no evidence of the existence of worlds outside of our own solar system. At the time, there were just nine planets (including Pluto) known to us.
Now, just over two decades later, there are 3,509 confirmed exoplanets, as discov…
Firing rockets straight up into the air is an incredibly inefficient way of getting payloads into space, largely due to gravity and the drag caused by the rocket moving through the atmosphere—not to mention the disposable nature of rocket flight….Continue reading →
As computer processing power increases, our capacity to simulate increasingly complex systems grows with it. It is getting to the point where we can use simulation not only to make predictions, but also to act as a twin, which thanks to modern algorith…Continue reading →
It’s been a bad month for Mexico, having endured three earthquakes in September alone. The worst of these quakes struck the densely populated capital Mexico City on the Sept. 19, measuring in at a magnitude of MW 7.1 and resulting in 344 deaths a…Continue reading →
Chinese CAD software company ZWSOFT has released the latest version of its flagship CAD package/AutoCAD alternative, ZWCAD 2018. And, thanks to the wonder of 30-day free trials, ENGINEERING.com is happy to bring you another hands-on review.
U-Shin is a global company specializing in access mechanism systems for the automotive industry. Founded in Japan in 1926, the company counts all major players in the automotive industry among its clients and lays claim to a portfolio of over 2,500 pat…Continue reading →
An aluminium mold. (Image courtesy of Constellium.)
For as long as plastic injection molding has existed, the preferred material for mold cavities has been hardened steel. It is durable, strong and easier to rework if there are design changes. Due to …Continue reading →
Atlanta-based CAD company IronCAD recently announced the Design Simulation Technologies’s (DST) SimWise Motion Design Extension, which will integrate flawlessly with its flagship IronCAD package.
The SimWise Motion extension adds the capability t…
It’s been a busy week for Dassault Systèmes press releases, and the company just made another announcement.
This time Dassault has announced a partnership with No Magic, a world leader in standards-compliant modeling, simulation and analys…