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.
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
Altair Inspire Studio - Manufacturing Drawings
The latest release of Altair Inspire Studio introduces a powerful set of capabilities to create detailed 2D drawings of complex 3D models and assemblies from multiple perspectives. Functionalities include one-click view creation, section and detail views, linear, angular, radial, and ordinate dimensions, as well as annotations. Once completed, drawings can be easily exported and printed.
Altair Inspire Studio - Design Tables
The latest release of Altair Inspire Studio introduces a new, quick, and easy way to explore design variations. Create design iterations on the fly using a design table. Quickly modify and set thresholds for the various parameters of a model, without having to dig through construction history. The entire model, including the design variables, can be exported to Altair HyperStudy to explore and evaluate different design alternatives.
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
Como Acelerar o Lancamento de Novos Implementos, Maquinas Agricolas e Equipamentos Pesados?
A transformação digital na engenharia de produto tem modificado o mercado e é de extrema importância para que empresas criem e desenvolvam novas máquinas e equipamentos com a mais alta qualidade, em menor tempo e reduzindo custos.
Pensando nisso, a Altair apresentará um webinar (workshop online) sobre Como acelerar o lançamento de novos implementos, máquinas agrícolas e equipamentos pesados.
Neste encontro, mostramos como a simulação computacional é uma rápida solução de investigação e análise de desempenho, além da possibilidade de simular qualquer situação de operação, seja no campo, rodovia ou canteiro de obras.
Altair 2020 Online Meet-Up #1 Electromagnetic Simulation Solutions Today & Tomorrow
באיזה אופן אנו מטפלים באתגרים אלקטרומגנטיים ע"י שימוש בסימולציות? מה הצרכים הטכנולוגיים של תחום הסימולציות האלקטרומגנטיות, ולאן הוא מתפתח? כיצד אלטאר ממשיכה להיות מובילה בתחום הסימולציות?
מה חדש בתוכנות האלקטרומגנטיות של אלטאר ? סקירת הכלים והחידושים לשנת 2020
במפגש זה נתמקד ביכולות בתחום הסימולציות האלקטרומגנטיות, ונכסה מגוון אפליקציות הנדסיות כגון: החזרי מכ"מ , התפשטות גלים אלקטרומגנטיים, בחירת מיקום והתקנה אופטימאלית לאנטנות, תכן אנטנות ,צימוד אנטנות,בטיחות קרינה, אנליזת כבלים, פגיעת ברקים ,התפשטות גלים, תכנון תקשורת שטחים אורבניים , אנליזות מכ"מ לרכב, PCB , SI , PI , מגנטים, מנועים, חיישני תדר נמוך ועוד.
במהלך הפגישה :
• יוצגו היכולות של Altair במגוון אפליקציות אלקטרומגנטיות.
• יוצג שימוש מתקדם של כלי אופטימיזציה (HyperStudy) יחד עם אנליזת אנטנה ( Feko )
Evolution of EM Simulation Technology - from simple antenna design to complex virtual test scenarios
Meet-up with Markus Schick, Electromagnetic Solutions Directeur, Altair -EMEA.
Learn about where EM simulation comes from, where we are today and where we are going, industry trends and Altair’s answers to these; how we are expanding solution offering. This is not only a historical overview but also a deeper insight in the development process and how it can be accelerated. See EM and EDA from concept to production, from simple antenna design to complex scenarios involving virtual test flights/drives.
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.
In this course you will find 6 modules to help you learn how to use Altair Compose for NVH.
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.
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.
Altair HyperWorks™ – Design Space Management for Concept Design Topology Optimization
Design Space Management: Workflow to support the complete topology modeling (Automotive) and meshing process.
Tips & Tricks
Altair HyperLife™ – Weld Certification
HyperLife Weld Certification is a specialty module for fatigue strength assessments according to common design codes/norms and guidelines welded structures.
Tips & Tricks
Altair HyperWorks™ – Pedestrian Impact Tool
The Pedestrian Impact tool automates the vehicle marking, impactors positioning and the export of solver decks with minimal input, therefore reducing the full process lead time.The tool conforms to the pedestrian safety regulations EuroNCAP, CNCAP, UN-R127 and GTR.
Tips & Tricks
Altair SimSolid™ – 3D Solid Seam Welds
Seam welds are now modeled as 3D solids. This replaces the previous connection based approach. Welds are defined by section size and length along the edge. Simple trapezoidal shapes are used to represent the welds. Weld material properties are taken from the adjacent parts.
Tips & Tricks
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.
Applications of EDEM for Construction and Mining Equipment Design
This eBook discusses the challenges linked to designing equipment intended to handle rocks, soils, ores and gravel. It introduces EDEM -bulk material simulation software- and explains how it can be used for the design, performance testing, and optimization of construction and mining equipment.
The following topics are covered:
- Challenges of designing heavy equipment handling bulk materials
- What is EDEM simulation technology
- CAE integration
- Benefits of using EDEM simulation as part of the design process
- Applications examples: dump trucks, excavators, dozers, loaders, grab buckets, and more
- Case study: Increasing the operational performance of a truck load body at VR Steel
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.
What is the Discrete Element Method (DEM)?
This eBook describes the theoretical background behind the Discrete Element Method (DEM) - a particle-scale numerical method for modeling the bulk behavior of granular materials and many geomaterials such as coal, ores, soil, rocks, aggregates, pellets, tablets and powders.
The following topics are covered:
- Modeling Approaches
- DEM Background
- Particle Motion Calculations
- Time Steps
- Interaction Models
- Contact Detection
- Particle Shapes
- Material Calibration
- Geometries in DEM
- Coupling DEM with other CAE tools
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.
Connect designer with CAE expert - efficient collaboration, true consistent environment
Altair Expert CAE platform includes high end CAE tools for CAE experts to any simulation, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), finite element analysis (FEA) or electromagnetics are only a few examples which needs your business might have. In this webinar, you learnt how Altair linked the two different worlds of designers and CAE specialists in a smart way within the same intuitive easy GUI on the same database. Both worlds can work on the same database with no need to do work twice or lose information in the development process.
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.
Design components exposed to high cycle loads
Altair HyperLife is an easy to learn fatigue analysis software developed in a solver-neutral framework. It provides a comprehensive set of tools for fatigue analysis, with direct interfaces to all major FEA result files. With an integrated material library, HyperLife enables the prediction of fatigue life under repetitive loads that occur in a variety of industrial applications. In this webinar, you learnt how Altair HyperLife can seamlessly be integrated in a development process from multibody dynamic load extraction over structural topology optimization and redesign to a detailed fatigue analysis. The results are used in Altair Inspire Studio to create high quality renderings for presentations.
Applications of EDEM in the Steelmaking Process
This eBook discusses how EDEM bulk material simulation can be used to optimize a range of operations and processes as part of the steelmaking process.
- Raw material handling: transfer chutes, coal wagons, bucket elevators & screw augers
- Processes: breakage, crushing, mixing, drying, vibration
- Blast furnace loading and cohesive zone
Learn how EDEM can help improve steel quality, energy efficiency and blast furnace performance.
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.
In this course you will have the opportunity to learn about HyperWorks. Modules contained within the course provide detailed descriptions of the tools and workflows within HyperWorks. You will also have the opportunity to watch demonstrations and perform hands on exercises throughout the modules.
A login to Altair One is required to access this course.
Finetuning performance and manufacturing feasibility
Altair Inspire is an easy-to-use rapid simulation solution for design engineers. It enhances the concept development process by enabling simulation-driven design to increase your product’s efficiency, strength and manufacturability. In this webinar, we showed how Altair Inspire Polynurb Technology had been used to redesign optimized structures inuitive and fast. The geometry had been used for notch stress optimization before the we see how the manufacturability will be validated for a 3D printer and casting design.
HyperWorks CFD v2020
In this course you will have the opportunity to learn about HyperWorks CFD. Modules contained within the course provide detailed descriptions of the tools and workflows within HyperWorks CFD. You will also have the opportunity to watch demonstrations and perform hands on exercises throughout the modules.
A login to Altair One is required to access this course.
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.
Topology optimization considering manufacturing realities
Altair Inspire Topology Optimization is the world's leading tool for topology optimization, including advanced manufacturing constraints to create production-ready solutions to real-world challenges. In this webinar, we showed how Altair Inspire Optimization technologies provides the foundation on which our customers are able to develop with an easy and intuitive toolchain completely new ways to solve their daily challenges. In terms of component design and manufacturing processes.
Boost Speed and Accuracy of Your RF Microwave Component and Antenna Design
µWave Wizard™ is a 3D full wave electro-magnetic design automation suite using hybrid solver technology for combining speed and accuracy of advanced Mode-Matching (MM) methods with the flexibility of the Finite-Element-Method (FEM) for cost effective development of passive microwave systems and components, including antennas.
The ability to parametrize component properties for control by different optimizers and the increased computational efficiency derived from solving individual circuit components before combining their respective solutions at circuit level are the benefits of this concept. Simulation time and development cost can be significantly reduced by composing RF microwave structures fast and easy using a combination of predefined parametric building elements and user generated elements instead of cumbersome drafting of complete 3D models of complex structures.
Modeling Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Processes with EDEM
In this webinar, learn more about EDEM simulation technology and how it can help optimize a range of processes including mixing, coating and die filling.
Compose Signal Processing
In this course you will find 12 modules to help you learn how to use Altair Compose for Signal Processing.
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.
Applications of EDEM for Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Processes
This eBook provides an overview of common challenges involving particulates such as poor mixing, uneven coating, and pill breakage. It introduces EDEM - Discrete Element Method (DEM) software - and goes through examples of applications including mixing, agglomeration, comminution, die filling, tablet compaction, tablet coating and more.
Download this eBook to learn how EDEM can provide key insights otherwise difficult or sometimes impossible to measure - leading to optimized processes, better product quality, less physical prototyping, and cost savings.
Holistic system simulation with MBD and FEM: efficient load identification ensures structural integrity
Altair Inspire Motion is a dedicated multi-body dynamics (MBD) tool with a robust contact algorithm. It is capable of handling systems with large degrees of freedom and offers a reliable and fast solution. In this webinar, we showed how Altair Inspire Motion had been used to determine loads in the system and is seamlessly coupled with other Altair modeling tools like Altair Inspire Structure and Altair Activate for control simulation to create dynamic motion analyses of complex mechanisms and use these dynamic loads as load cases for optimization.
Applications of EDEM for Agricultural Machinery Design
This eBook discusses the challenges linked to working with crops, grains and soils. It introduces EDEM -granular material simulation software- and goes through examples of applications including combine harvesters, tillage tools, seeder equipment, and grain handling systems.
Antenna Design and Optimization Using Machine Learning
Machine learning is a method of data analysis that automates analytical model building. As the antennas are becoming more and more complex each day, antenna designers can take advantage of machine learning to generate trained models for their physical antenna designs and perform fast and intelligent optimization on these trained models.
Using the trained models, different optimization algorithms and goals can be run quickly, in seconds, for comparison and for types of different studies, such as for example stochastic analysis for tolerance studies etc.
This short course presents the process of fast and intelligent optimization by adopting both the Design of Experiments (DOE) and machine learning using Altair FEKO. Examples to showcase the advantages of using machine learning for antenna design and optimization will be presented.
Optimize Medical Stents with Machine Learning
Medical stents are a lifeline for patients with cardiovascular illness and disease. Device manufacturers are required to dedicate large amounts of time and expense to clinical tests to validate safety and performance claims. Simulation can speed up these trials by satisfying the testing of variables virtually.
This webinar presents Altair’s process for fast and intelligent stent optimization by coupling simulation, Design of Experiments (DOE) and machine learning algorithm to generate an analytical model.
SimLab sT - CFD-Thermal Analysis Of Complex Systems
This is an introductory session on SimLab for CFD and multi-physics simulation using Acusolve. A combination of lectures and exercises explain the modelling and physics setup of for complex assemblies. Leveraging on Altair Structural (OptiStruct) and CFD (AcuSolve) solvers , SimLab offers a streamlined workflow for CFD as well as Multiphysics simulation. The webinar also covers on extraction of Fluid volumes , boundary layers and physics setup and postprocessing in SimLab.
Powerful and Easy-to-Use Solution for Bolted and Screwed Joint Analysis
Cobra addresses complex bolted and screwed joints with critical safety and security issues. The software enables designs to be tested quickly and rigorously to prevent failures and extend service life, in line with the VDI2230 standard. In contrast to manual calculations and verifications, which can take several days to complete, with Cobra even complex assemblies are resolved in around 30 minutes.
Leading enterprises and organizations in the automotive, rail, air, defense, and space sectors routinely employ Cobra to analyze dynamic assemblies. For industries such as gas, petroleum, agriculture, and construction, it is an equally valuable tool for heavy duty joints.
Reduce Time-to-Market Using Rapid Design Iteration
One of the biggest challenges in the consumer electronics industry is reducing the time-to-market given the highly competitive landscape and there is a stronger emphasis on virtual simulations over physical prototyping. However, performing virtual simulations on large complicated assemblies can be a tedious and time-consuming process due to the complexity of the assembly.
This webinar presents Altair’s CAD-based simulation process that can drastically reduce the time taken to build and solve large complicated electronic components.
Harness The Power of Machine Learning While Building Trust Using Explainable Predictive Analytics
This presentation is about making machine learning models and their decisions interpretable, and why it's important and valuable.
Achieve Battery Thermal Management System Requirements using Altair CFD Solutions
The operating temperature of Li-ion batteries used in modern electric vehicles should be maintained within an allowable range to avoid thermal runaway and degradation. Poor thermal management affects the charging and discharging power, cycle life, cell balancing, capacity and fast charging capability of the battery pack. Hence, a thermal management system is needed in order to enhance the performance and to extend the life cycle of the battery pack. Altair’s comprehensive CFD solutions provides the complete thermal management using both 3D and 1D frameworks using Altair’s AcuSolve and GE FlowSimulator respectively. Detailed analysis of active and passive cooling methods and, the effective combination of both is in focus. The study and optimization of cooling module design strategy such as coolant type, direct contact or jacket cooling, serial or parallel cooling , module shape or dimensions, coolant flow rate combined with cell characteristics and driving cycles, etc are the key areas of work. The BTMS is of utmost importance to EV/HEV. The webinar focuses on the overview of Altair’s thermal solutions and how the software AcuSolve and FlowSimulator plays a very important role in providing all-round BTMS solution.
The Benefits and Hurdles of Using Shot Sleeve Simulation: A Case Study of a BMW Clutch Housing
The casting process simulation, as a tool to detect and eliminate problems in the die casting process and possible defects in the cast parts at an early stage, can be further improved by considering the processes in the shot sleeve. This will be illustrated in this webinar using an aluminium die cast part, a BMW clutch housing, with results from various shot sleeve simulations.
Different procedures for dosing and the sequence of the first filling phase are compared. Important basics and influencing factors are described. Advantages and disadvantages in the casting process and consequences for the cast part quality are presented.