Faster evaluation of real-world machines - Accurate structural assessment with real loading conditions
Felix Koerfer, Technical Consultant at Altair, gives a Demo Sessions on Altair Simulation Solutions for faster evaluation of real-world machines, explaining how accurate structural assessment with real loading conditions allows assessment of global stress and deformations, evaluation of bolt forces, and how accuracy & deformation of linear bearings cna be achieved.
ATC Presentations, Tutorials
SimLab Tutorials - Solver Setup for Thermal Steady State Analysis
Create material and apply properties; create user-defined contacts; apply thermal loads and define loadcases; define lines static loadcases with the temperature leadcase included; create proper solver settings for each loadcase; export and solve for multi-physics analysis
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SimLab Tutorials - Setting up a CFD Steady State Analysis - Manifold
Define boundary and initial conditions; create material and apply properties; edit the solver settings to run the analysis
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SimLab Tutorials - Conjugate Heat Transfer
Create a tetra mesh with CFD boundary layer; work with turbulence and temperature equations; define CFD boundary conditions based on inflow average velocities and convective heat flux; define symmetry plane; create material and define properties; run and post-process a CFD steady state analysis
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SimLab Tutorials - Steady Flow in a Centrifugal Blower
Create a tetra mesh with CFD boundary layer; work with moving reference frame; define CFD boundary conditions based on turbulence viscosity ratio; edit the solver settings; run and post-process the analysis
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SimLab Tutorials - Turbulent Flow in a Mixing Elbow
Import custom ribbon; create a tetra mesh with CFD boundary layer; apply CFD boundary conditions; run a steady state turbulent flow analysis; visualize results as contour or as vector
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SimLab Tutorials - SPH Analysis with nFX - Drivetrain
Define nFX material and properties; apply simulation conditions; create nFX particles; export solver deck
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SimLab Tutorials - Modal Frequency Response Analysis of a Crank Shaft
Create a modal frenquency response analysis in the solution browser; define an excitation load based on applied loads; create a table with modal damping values; define the solution settings and output requests; compute solution and review results; plot and X Y graph for the displacements versus frequency
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SimLab Tutorials - Modal Frequency Response Analysis of a Sphere
Create isotropic and fluid material and define the properties accordingly; define acoustic behavior to a shell entity; apply enforced displacement to be used for an excitation load; create solver settings and output requests; compute the solution and review the results; plot an XY graph for the pressure versus frequency
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SimLab Tutorials - Pre-Tensioned Bolt Analysis of Connecting Rod
Import material database, create washer surface and define property; create solid bolts with pretension; define loads, constraints and contacts; define loadcase and solver settings; compute and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Linear Static Analysis of ConRod
Create linear static solution; define constraints and loads; define contacts; create material and apply properties; run the analysis and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Normal Mode Analysis - Brake Assembly
Create coincident mesh with join tool; create normal analysis solution; define constraints and spring elements; apply stick contact type; solve and review the displacement and stress
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SimLab Tutorials - Solutions Based Modal Frequency Response Analysis - Bracket
Create RBE and apply constraints; apply an excitation load; create material and apply properties; define a load case and modify the solution parameters; run the analysis and plot the frequency dependent results
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SimLab Tutorials - Non Linear Static Analysis - Flex Plate
Apply symmetry constraints; apply enforced displacement constraint; create 3d bolt with pretension; create advanced contacts; create loadcase; modify solution parameters; solve and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - TFSI - AutoSolve
Import model containing a CFD solution; check the loads and boundary conditions created on a second solution; create a loadcase that included the output temperature and pressure from the CFD solution; review the mapped loads and results
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SimLab Tutorials - Coupled Linear Structural Thermal Analysis
Create a heat transfer solution and add thermal constraints and heat flux; create a linear static solution and include the thermal analysis subcase as loadcase parameters; visualize the loadcases results separately
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SimLab Tutorials - Linear Steady State Heat Convection Analysis
Create a steady state heat transfer solution; apply thermal loads such as constant temperature and uniform convection; solve and visualize grid temperature
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SimLab Tutorials - Linear Transient Heat Transfer Analysis
Split faces using chaining edges; create a transient heat transfer solution; create material with thermal properties; define initial conditions; apply thermal loads such as time dependent heat flux and convection; define solver settings and analyze
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SimLab Tutorials - Steady State Heat Transfer Analysis
Create different materials with thermal properties for the cylinder, fin and insulators; create steady state heat transfer; apply tie contacts between the bodies; define thermal loads such as flux and convection
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SimLab Tutorials - Suspension Insulator
Create electrostatics solution using flux solver; create dielectric material by atributing a relative permitivity; define region physics such as air, dielectric and perfect conductor; create tangential field symmetry plane; compute and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Transient Heat Transfer Cooling Time Study - Casted Housing
Create material with thermal properties; create transient heat transfer; define initial conditions; define time dependent convection; define the solver settings and analyze
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SimLab Tutorials - Transient Flow in a Mixing Elbow
Create a navier-stokes flow transient solution; apply average velocity inlets and define outlet; create convective wall and define symmetry plane; define initial conditions; create material and define solid and fluid properties; defineproper solution parameters; update results and review the output
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SimLab Tutorials - Thermal FSI of Exhaust Manifold
Extract fluid surface from the solid; create CFD tetra mesh and boundary layer; apply boundary conditions with constraint option activated; run and post-process steady state analysis
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SimLab Tutorials - Solutions Based Natural Convection Around a Hot Cylinder
Create a tetra mesh with CFD boundary layer; apply gravity and define heat source; apply initial and temperature boundary conditions; create symmetry planes; visualize results as contour or as vectors
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SimLab Tutorials - Setting-up a Model for Molding Process
Import, position and inspect a CAD model; create mesh controls, surface mesh and organize the parts; create solution and define polymer properties to the bodies; define initial and boundary conditions; apply solver settings, export the deck and solve
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SimLab Tutorials - Quick Modal Analysis
Create RBEs; constraint a model; set up and execute a quick normal mode analysis; view the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Analysis 1D Pretension and Bearing Pressure
Define material and properties; define quickly 1D bolts with pretension; defining loads and constraints; define contacts; export solver deck; run a linear static analysis with OptiStruct; visualize entities
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SimLab Tutorials - Linear Static Analysis of Connecting Rod
Create a local coordinate system; define contraints and loads; define contacts; create material and apply properties; export to solver and import results
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SimLab Tutorials - Normal Mode Analysis of an Assembly
Create matching faces through assembly; assign load, mass and spring connection; assign material and properties; execute the analysis and verify results
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SimLab Tutorials - Thermal Stress Analysis_Safety Valve Assembly
Apply constraints on 1D bolts RBE nodes; apply pressure loads; create mapping of thermal loads; import contact definition; create material and apply properties; create load case; solve and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Non-Linear Static Analysis
Apply symmetry constraints; apply enforced displacement constraint; create 3d bolt with pretension; create advanced contacts; create load case; modify solution parameters; solve and review the results
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SimLab Tutorials - Solver Setup for Non-Linear Analysis
Create group-based 3d bolts with pretension; apply user-defined contacts; create material with elasto-plastic curve; apply constraints and bearing pressure; create loadcases and define non-linear static solver settings
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