Pharmaceutical Powder Process Modeling using the Discrete Element Method (DEM)
In this technical webinar hosted in collaboration with the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) at Rutgers University, experts will discuss how DEM can be used to better understand powders and optimize pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
The focus will be on 3 main questions and areas:
- What is the residence time distribution of particle blends?
- How to study powder properties changes due to shear?
- How to understand API agglomeration in continuous powder flow?
Presentations will also cover examples of applications of Altair EDEM software and techniques for calibrating powders.
Monarch Spotlight Series - Data Snacks: Optimizing, Importing and Exporting Data
The first step in any data preparation process is accessing the data itself but not all data is easily attainable. Learn how Monarch can expedite the data extraction process from virtually any source, from your tabular databases to your local drives, and how to get consistent results.
With a wide variety of data comes a wide variety of challenges. Monarch has the ability to meet the individual challenges presented by each data source by catering to that type and giving the end-user the option on how they would like to interact with it. Once your data is imported and cleaned, learn how you can manage your exports to push the data exactly where it needs to go, in the format it needs to be in.
Designing Construction & Mining Equipment with EDEM
In this webinar, learn more about EDEM software and how it can be used for the design, performance testing, and optimization of mining and construction equipment.
Dump trucks, excavators, loaders and dozers are all designed to handle bulk materials that can vary in shape and form, from large quarry rocks to cohesive soils or abrasive ores. These materials and their interaction with the machine parts have a strong effect on equipment performance.
EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of rocks, soils, ores and gravel, etc. It provides engineers with crucial engineering insight into how materials will interact with their equipment during a range of operating conditions and enable them to use realistic loads in Finite Element Analysis and Multi-body Dynamics simulations for optimal designs.
• Challenges of designing heavy equipment
• Introducing EDEM simulation technology: overview, material calibration, and CAE integration
• EDEM applications examples:
dump trucks, excavators, road graders, dozers, loaders, grabs and dragline buckets
From Mine to Blast Furnace – Optimizing the Steelmaking Process with EDEM
In this webinar learn more about EDEM software and how it can be used to optimize a range of operations and processes as part of the steelmaking process.
Bulk materials such as iron ore, coal, pellets and sinter are at the core of the steelmaking process. From transporting raw materials from the mines to the plant by wagons, moving materials on conveyor belts to the blast furnace and the actual charging of the furnace, efficient handling and processing of those materials is critical to achieve efficiency.
EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of rocks, soils, ores, gravel, etc. It provides engineers with crucial insight into how bulk materials will interact with their equipment during a range of operation and process conditions.
• Raw material handling and transportation:
improving performance and reliability of equipment such as transfer chutes, coal wagons, bucket elevators, screw augers and more.
• Processes: optimizing performance of machines such as cone crushers, mills, vibrating screens, dryers and mixers.
• Blast furnace: minimizing segregation in charging process, optimizing material distribution and dispersal, predicting areas of equipment wear.
A Simulation Driven Approach for Evaluating & Improving the Block Lifting Method of Ship Building
This session will introduce you to the Crane CAE Manager from Altair, which is a radically different solution that provides unique advantages for Block Lifting Method consisting of
1. Build - Specific Block Systems
2. Analyse - The planned lifting operations using simulation methods
3. Evaluate - Safety aspects of the planned lifting operation
4. Improve - The system behavior
Using Finite Element Models Beyond Their Upper Frequency Limits in Electric Vehicle Applications
A hybrid finite element formulation that extends the applicability of finite element models to higher frequencies will be discussed. It is based on reducing the size of the finite element model significantly by replacing major parts of the model with equivalent dynamic impedances during the finite element calculations. The Component Mode Synthesis (CMS) approach is combined with analytical solutions of dynamic and static modes for computing appropriate values for the dynamic impedances. The power dissipated by the dynamic impedance elements provides the link to an energy finite element model of the omitted parts for computing their response. Theoretical aspects, the functionality of the implementation, and comparisons between simulations and experiments for production automotive and rotorcraft systems will be presented.
Battery Performance, Lifetime, and Safety
As battery technologies advance and consumers expect extended range and shorter charge times, using transient thermal simulation to predict battery performance has become increasingly crucial. Join us as we demonstrate how you can leverage TAITherm software and Battery Extension to accurately predict battery performance, lifetime, and safety in a wide range of real-world environmental conditions.
We will show you how to simulate different usage scenarios, and how heat produced by the battery can lead to failure including thermal runaway. We will take you inside TAITherm software while exploring case studies and examples of past results.
The Next Generation Data Scientist
Gartner recently released their 'Top 10 Data & Analytics Trends for 2020' where they stated that "the collision of data and analytics will increase interaction and collaboration between historically separate data and analytics roles. This impacts not only the technologies and capabilities provided, but also the people and processes that support and use them. The spectrum of roles will extend from traditional data and analytics to information explorer and citizen developer as examples".
With Forbes predicting that there will be a shortage of at least 250,000 data scientists in the US alone by 2024, how will our data-driven enterprises survive? Should we empower citizen data scientists and embody a data democratisation approach or is there a better way to optimise our data science teams?
Join us as we discuss 'The Next Generation Data Scientist’ with our expert panel.
What type of person is the Next Generation Data Scientist? How can organisations develop these highly prized people?
Can you explain one of the most advanced data science projects in your organisation and some of the stumbling blocks you have encountered along the way?
What do you see as the most pressing trend in data science? If you had to boil it down to one sentence, what is the most important thing organisations should do to stay ahead of the competition?
PBS Works Technology Day Workshop
The aim is to equip our valued customers with sufficient knowledge to take care of their daily System Administration task. Learn how you can accelerate your HPC and improve resource utilization with industry-leading workload Management system Altair PBS Pro, it is easy to create intelligent policies to manage distributed, mixed-vendor computing assets as a single, unified system. The PBS Professional scheduler is topology-aware and supports GPU scheduling.
ATCx Poland 2020 presented by Channel Partner DesArt
Monarch Spotlight Series - Data Snacks: Building Models with Data Prep Studio (DPS)
The newest release of Monarch makes it even easier to build or adjust your models using our Data Prep Studio. From our improved engine version to automatically align your messy data to our Hit Map and Report Verify to ensure your data is being captured correctly, building models with DPS has never been easier.
Data Prep Studio not only improves the way end users now capture data, but it also changes the methods and how we think about modeling. Having the DPS fully integrated means you can spend less time capturing data and more time gaining insight from it. Our experts show you some of the ways we’ve improved the data capturing process in this Monarch Spotlight Series session.
Integration of Requirements Management with Electric Motor Design
Phoenix Integration is a recently added member of the Altair Partner Alliance. Its product ModelCenter can create complex, fully automated simulation workflows and link these against Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) models. These typically descriptive models can now include accurate prediction of the system performance. This also means that the status of the system requirements can be verified early in the product design cycle, helping to avoid costly mistakes. Using ModelCenter, the systems engineer can explore the possible design options and choose a configuration that represents best value while meeting its requirements. This webinar will explore the application of this approach to a multidisciplinary Electric Motor design problem implemented using Flux (EMAG) tools from Altair.
Designing Agricultural Machinery with EDEM
In this webinar, learn more about EDEM software and how it can be used for the design, performance testing, and optimization of agricultural machinery.
Tractors, combines and forage harvesters are all designed to work with a range of granular materials such as crops, seeds and soils. These materials can impact the performance of the machine and its durability.
EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of grains, seeds, crops and soils and provides engineers with crucial insight into how materials will interact with a piece of equipment during a range of operation and process conditions.
• Challenges of designing agricultural equipment
• Introducing EDEM simulation technology: overview and CAE integration
• EDEM applications examples:
combine harvesters, tillage tools, fertilizer spreader, grain handling & transport systems, and more
• EDEM workflow demo
Duration: 44 minutes
The Fundamentals of Designing Electric Powertrains Using ChassisSim
As Electric Vehicles become an increasingly important part of the automotive landscape their fundamentals and application is not well understood. This webinar will show you the basics of how an Electric powertrain works, how to do a basic specification and applying this using the Electric Powertrain module in ChassisSim.
Decrease Mechanical Earth Modeling Time while Minimizing Project Risk in Oil and Gas Industry
Altair’s technical experts, Chayan Basak and Sebastián Larrazábal, along with Peter Connolly (President ConnollyGeo) discuss how semi-autonomous tools, Altair Geomechanics Director, can help you to build fast and accurate mechanical earth models, visualize standard results, perform geomechanics specific calculations, and provide efficient interpretation of the results.
The presentation includes a demonstration of simulation technologies designed to enhance geomechanics engineering efficiency.
The Next Generation of Data-Driven Lending
Post COVID-19 and as we navigate our new normal - banking and lending will undoubtedly be transformed. As the economic fallout spreads, financial firms are grappling with a major influx of relief requests from consumer and business customers.
Our panelists discuss whether modern technology, advanced analytics, and a data-driven approach can hold the keys to ensuring banks and fintech leaders continue to scale despite this rapidly evolving credit crisis.
The Future of Self Service in Data & Analytics
Featuring an enviable lineup including; Frederic de Sibert, Global Head of Investment Banking Services Strategists at Goldman Sachs, Paul Downes, COO at Autovista Group, Kerem Talih, General Manager/CFO at Doğuş Otomotiv and Dr. Mamdouh Refaat, Chief Data Scientist at Altair.
This hour-long webinar is full of insight, guidance, and tips from global businesses that are at various stages of their Data & Analytics journeys.
The Future of Data Democratization
Hear from a prestigious panel of experts including David Huguet, Data Lead at SNCF, plus Martijn van Baardwijk, CFO - Continental Europe at Inchcape plc. as we focus on;
- How to democratise data inside and outside your company;
- How to manage the security and risk associated with data democratization;
- The improvements brought by having unified access to data.
Chaired by Anthony Townsend, Director of EMEA Sales, Altair.
The Future of Augmented Analytics
Augmented Analytics is being touted as the next frontier in AI’s Evolution with Gartner defining it as “the use of enabling technologies such as machine learning and AI to assist with data preparation, insight generation, and insight explanation to augment how people explore and analyze data”.
Knowledge Studio Spotlight Series: Optimizing Marketing Retention Campaigns Using Data Analytics
Marketers need to better understand changing preferences and shifting demand so they can personalize their interactions. Altair Data Analytics solutions help clients derive deeper, faster customer and prospect insights by blending and analyzing data across all channels, without any coding or IT dependencies.
Battery Modeling and Dynamic Simulation for Electric Vehicles
As oil prices rise, there is an increased focus on developing high efficiency, cost-effective electric vehicles whose performance will be competitive with gas-powered cars. The automotive industry is turning to virtual prototyping for vehicle development to significantly reduce development times and costs, and so it is essential that they have efficient, high-fidelity battery models as part of their electric vehicle development.
MapleSim allows you to incorporate realistic physics-based models of battery cells into your multidomain system-level models. This webinar covers new approaches to modeling and simulation of EVs and HEVs. Learn about the MapleSim and see how system-level modeling can be used to create high-fidelity EV and HEV models.
Monarch Spotlight Series - Data Snacks: Maximizing the Use of Calculated Fields
Not all data are created equal - learn how to leverage Monarch's Calculated Fields feature to create dynamic functions to apply to your entire data sets. Our Solutions Specialist, Joseph Alvarez, shows you some of the tips and tricks on how to get the most of out your data.
How CEVT Improves Vehicle Architecture and Eliminates BSR Through Simulation - Part 2
Improving the ESL using Complete Vehicle Correlation
In the previous webinar, the development of an ESL has been shown based on a complete vehicle simulation. In order to validate this new approach, a comprehensive correlation work has been performed. Using the dynamic distortion in all closure body openings as correlation criteria offer a unique possibility to increase the understanding of the load from both the engine and the wheel suspension.
This webinar presents this correlation where a test vehicle is driven on different test tracks both in reality and virtually.
Presenter: Jens Weber | CAE Engineer, CEVT
Enhancing Your RPA Investment With Data Preparation
As more businesses use Robotic Process Automation (RPA) as a means to streamline operations and assess efficiency gaps, there are hurdles to fully realizing its benefits. For instance, existing data is often challenging for RPA processes to handle. Without a good solution, studies indicate that 80% of the time spent on RPA has to do with data preparation.
Discover how you can enhance your ongoing RPA investment with the right data analytics stack.
Virtual Panel - Using the Discrete Element Method to Simulate Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Processes
Watch this virtual panel presentation & discussion to hear insights from 4 industry experts on the use of the Discrete Element Method as a modelling tool for optimizing pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
• Challenges of understanding powder systems
• Typical DEM applications in process and product development: mixing, coating, die filling, etc.
• Regulatory framework: using models for regulatory purposes
• Digital design / digital twin
• How DEM can help fast and efficient drug development and manufacturing in the current context
Dr. Fernando Muzzio
Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Dr. Liang Li
Process Engineering Scientist
The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
Dr. Nima Yazdanpanah
Dr. Maitraye Sen
Senior Consultant Engineer
Eli Lilly and Company
Optical Modeling and Virtual Prototyping for Biomedical Systems and Applications
Optical based biomedical systems can span a wide range of applications from wearables, pulse oximeters, absorption spectroscopy, fluorescence microscopy, and many, many others. These systems use light sources of varying types and wavelength ranges, including UV, visible, and infrared.
Optical design and analysis programs such as TracePro, available through the Altair Partner Alliance, allow engineers and designers to design, analyze, and optimize these types of systems in a virtual environment. These allow for easy and efficient modification of the system parameters and helps to speed the design process and reduce development costs.
Simulating Ride, Handling and Durability of Two and Three-Wheeled Vehicles
Two and Three Wheeler companies be it existing OEMs, new EV start-ups or others serving this segment want to shorten the product development time and get to market faster. Designing a new two/three wheeled vehicle addressing refined customer expectations requires performance to be at par with established norms when it comes to vehicle ride, handling, and durability.
To address this need Altair developed a New Unified solution for simulating two and three wheeled vehicles as a part of the HyperWorks 2020 release. The solution is aimed at companies designing and manufacturing two and three wheeled vehicles with IC or Electric engines. The solution is beneficial to both, leaning and non-leaning vehicles and helps engineers predict vehicle dynamics & control, durability and ride and comfort of two and three wheeled vehicles.
Solve Coexistence and Interference Issues in Smart Devices Using Altair EM Solution
Wireless electronic devices these days often support both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity. The 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi frequency band is very close to the Bluetooth operating frequency. The co-existence of these two technologies within the same device lead to interference issues.
This webinar presents Altair’s EM solution to solve the coexistence and interference issues in smart devices.
How CEVT Improves Vehicle Architecture and Eliminates BSR Through Simulation - Part 1
ESL Development Based on Simulation - Application example
The body stiffness has a major impact on the Squeak & Rattle performance of a car. Since the body structure of electrical/autonomous cars will differ clearly from traditional bodies, an enhanced requirement is needed to limit the distortion in the closure openings.
This webinar presents a new approach of defining a requirement based on closure deformations using an equivalent static load (ESL), which considers both the reduction from a complete vehicle to a BIG and from a dynamic load to a static load. In addition, an example is shown how ESL can be used as input for body optimization.
Presenter: Viktor Jonsson | CAE Engineer (Consultant), CEVT
A Journey in Machine Learning: Updates and Use Cases From Angoss to Altair Knowledge Studio
Data Analytics is at the core of driving business value through digital transformation. Transparency in model building and explaining model outcomes leads to confident decision making. Learn how Altair Knowledge Studio fits into an organization’s data-driven approach to solve complex business questions.
Financial Fraud Mitigation with Data Analytics
Fraud mitigation requires technologies and business processes that are flexible in their construct, easily understood by all who are involved in fraud prevention, and are agile enough to adapt to new attacks without needing to be rebuilt from scratch.
Data from all business units and functional silos must be included to create a holistic view of the success of fraud operations. The insight found in classical auditing techniques and predictive machine learning models, combined with the expertise of fraud analysts can foster an evidenced-based methodology to quickly respond to new financial crimes.
Fan Acoustics using Altair ultraFluidX
In this webinar, we demonstrate how to model and simulate aero-acoustic problems of fans through Altair’s GPU powered commercial Lattice Boltzmann CFD code ultraFluidX at a reasonable cost.
You will learn:
How ultraFluidX’s Lattice Boltzmann CFD solver is suited to calculate aero-acoustic noise in fans.
How post-processed SPL data and pressure field provide a complete acoustic picture.
Advantages of Altair’s seamless workflow that allows for fast modelling and analysis
Explore Design Options and Streamline Manufacturability Using Altair Manufacturing Platform
Designing consumer electronics for mass production requires a team of experts focusing on various aspects of design and manufacturing process. With a fragmented engineering process, exchange of models and information can cost valuable time in a competitive landscape.
This webinar presents Altair’s unique Simulation Driven Design platform will shorten your design cycle, time which is pivotal to a company’s success.
Monarch Spotlight Series: Data Snacks - Joins
Siloed Data doesn’t have to stay that way. Combine data sets from virtually any location or format with Monarch to create uniformed, consistent outputs ready for analytics.
Joins are an integral part of creating a unified view of all of your data in a single place. With Monarch, we’ll show you how you can perform Standard Joins, Lookups, and Negative Joins to create the output you’re looking for without the need to code or script.
Design PCBs Right the First Time
Altair PollEx with its comprehensive and integrated set of PCB design viewing, analysis and verification tools helps organizations to:
Improve communication among multiple discipline engineers by overcoming difficulties due to usage of different data (structure) and application (toolsets).
Incorporate practical solutions and customizing features vetted by global electronic leaders.
Significantly reduce the number of design reviews and thereby achieve better time to market and cost
Using Data Science to Identify Injury Risk Levels of Vehicle Passenger Population Segments
Vehicle designers face a challenge to design vehicle passenger restraint systems that account for variability in driver BMI, stature, age, and gender. One solution is to design an adaptive restraint system that accounts for these variations. However, it is difficult to assess how this combination of factors affect the injury risk level. We will present, how using the injury risk simulations, uncertainty quantification, and data science provides a method to segment the population and identify injury risk level within each segment. This provides designers with a powerful tool to create designs reducing injury risk for all passengers.
Evolution & Usage of Electromagnetic Simulation in the Naval & Shipbuilding Industry
The Marine Engineering and Shipbuilding Industry is becoming even more important in the connected world. The ability to accelerate turnaround time and reduce cost is becoming a key driver to success. The use of simulation technologies to improve design efficiency and reduce physical testing costs continues to be one of the best ways to address engineering challenges in the Marine industry.
Design Antennas for Smart Devices Using Altair EM Solution
In an interconnected world, most devices are currently wireless with several antennas. PCBs are densely packed with components, leaving a very limited space for antenna and the engineer needs to come up with a suitable design. The performance of the antenna is also influenced by the adjacent components on the PCB.
This webinar presents Altair’s advanced computational tools for designing antennas on PCBs for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi applications.
Safety Tools for the Simulation of the Updated IIHS Side Impact and EuroNCAP Frontal Impact Crash Tests Protocol
In order to continuously improve road user’s protection during a crash event, safety standards are regularly updated by introducing new crash test protocols and enhancing existing ones. This webinar will focus on the presentations of the test’s tools needed for the simulation of theses updated tests programs, with focus on THOR 50th EuroNCAP and SIDIIs blD.
Enhance Electronics Product Design Using Altair Multiphysics Solvers
Consumer Electronics products are getting more complex every day. This often requires more physics to be addressed during the design phase, while the development cycles are getting shorter.
This webinar presents Altair’s workflow to enable simulation of structural, thermal, acoustics and fatigue properties in an integrated Multiphysics environment.
Design Implants Leveraging Additive Manufacturing
Advancements in 3D printing and optimizing parts for additive manufacturing is changing medical industry’s production approaches. Applications include dental implants, bone replacements, prosthetics, surgical instruments and many more.
This webinar presents Altair’s solution for designing parts for additive manufacturing for medical applications, reduce design and manufacturing cost, generate efficient designs and predict-fix manufacturing defect early.
Monarch Spotlight Series: Monarch at 30 Years - New Features and Little Known Attributes
Monarch has been the leader in self-service data preparation for over 30 years. With our newest release, we’ve made even your most difficult data prep challenges even simpler.
With the inclusion of Worksheet Design, we can now take your structured, formatted spreadsheets (for example, Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets) and simplify the extraction of the data with a few clicks.
We’ve also upgraded our PDF engine to make even the most unruly PDFs a snap to trap.
Applying large-scale 3D Printing and Digital Twin technologies to the factory floor
ABB, MX3D, and Altair demonstrate how Industry 4.0 will deliver customized manufacturing equipment.
Optical Modeling of Automotive LiDAR Systems
The use of LiDAR systems is becoming more popular in automotive applications. Optical analysis software such as TracePro allows engineers and designers to model these systems in a virtual environment and make wise choices before producing physical prototypes. Modeling these systems can be challenging in terms of setting up the source, choosing the appropriate properties, and working with small number of rays that return to the target. In this webinar we will look at modeling LiDAR systems in TracePro including setting up the model, defining the beam, and analyzing the results. We will also look at tools to improve the sampling efficiency of the model to get better results without the need for raytracing very large numbers of rays.
From Know How to Know Why! - Digital Twin Design Process opening new horizons for Investment Casting
Development based on experience often means that you know what happens, but you don‘t know why! The use of Digital Twins in development helps convert empirical knowledge into physical. This creates a valid basis for optimization and caters the need for rising performance, lightweight or cost requirements.
Watch the webinar recording "From Know How to Know Why!" - Digital Twin Design Process opening new horizons for Investment Casting presented jointly with Feinguss Blank, one of the leading investment casting foundries in Europe and the EICF.
In this webinar recording you will learn how Feinguss Blank applies smart cast processes to address development challenges. The presentation will:
- demonstrate the application of simulation-driven design and additive manufacturing to drive next generation lightweight designs through an investment casting process.
- show an integrated workflow on simulation-driven-design and manufacturability, to obtain lightweight parts in a single environment.
- feature how to apply this digital twin platform for investment casting, sand-casting and within additive manufacturing or hybrid manufacturing processes.
Reduce PCB Design Reviews From Design to Manufacturing Using Altair EDA Solution
Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) are integral part of the electronic devices. Though the complexity of the PCBs has evolved tremendously over the years, the design life cycle hasn’t changed and remains sequential with separate databases and component libraries for each stage.
This webinar presents Altair’s unified solution for PCB design considerations, including DFM, DFA, DFE, Signal Integrity and Thermal Analysis.
Improve Performance of Mechatronics Systems
Complex devices such as surgical robots, autoinjector etc go through several validation and verification phases that can increase product development time. The interconnected devices also pose a challenge for model exchange and collaboration.
This webinar presents Altair’s model-based development (MBD) platform to drive fast development for smart connected systems. Explore more by combining mechanical models with electrical models leveraging multi-disciplinary simulation.
Accelerate Electronics Design Modeling Using Altair Multiphysics Platform
As high-tech electronics companies adopt Multiphysics solutions, they may introduce new complexity in the development process coupling multiple tools. Model setup, remeshing, and design modification offer no additional value and increase the product lead time.
This webinar presents Altair’s single model multi electronics system in an integrated Multiphysics environment.