Electronics motor being assessed under an acoustics simulation. (Image courtesy of ANSYS.)
ANSYS has just released version 18.2 of the company’s flagship computer-aided engineering (CAE) software. This release aims to improve ANSYS’ ease-o…Continue reading →
Biomimicry Marries Aesthetics and Engineering—Not Just One or the Other
The design inspiration for these pillars at the Stuttgart Airport shouldn’t stump you very long. This arboretum of branching supports is optimized with respect to a s…Continue reading →
Finding the right computer-aided engineering (CAE) software to fit your needs isn’t an easy task. Even if you are only dealing with structural analysis, different software solutions will offer different capabilities.
Dr. Jan Cervenka, founder of …
Simulation of a plastic dashboard being thermoformed. The results show that the part experienced a defect in the form of excessive thinning. (Image courtesy of ESI Group.)
When people think of composite materials for the automotive sector, they typica…Continue reading →
In every train, there are numerous sources of noise. Engineers need to assess how these will affect the comfort and experience of a passenger in transit. (Image courtesy of ESI Group.)
When you’re a kid, you want to hear every bump, squeal and c…Continue reading →
Inspire Unlimited Platform gives users more freedom of how to access the software and how much of an investment they need to make. (Image courtesy of solidThinking.)
Inspire Unlimited is now available, in the form of a free public Beta, to engineers a…Continue reading →
It’s widely accepted that CAE technology will be useful to all industries, not just the traditional aerospace and automotive industries. But do they have the experts to make heads or tails of the technology?
Computer-aided engineering (CAE), sof…Continue reading →
3D CFD simulations are accurate, but too slow. Co-simulation is too time consuming to set up early in development. 3D characterizations into 1D simulations is just right. (Image courtesy of Mentor Graphics.)
Optimizing a massive fluid system, like an …Continue reading →
(Image courtesy of Altair.)
Electronic design automation (EDA) software is coming to Altair’s portfolio thanks to the company’s acquisition of MODELiiS.
The main products from MODELiiS focus on the simulation of C-code behavior for various…