How to Instantly Assess Oceanographic Mooring Designs
This webinar presents a different way of solving a static mooring line profile and the effects on calculation speed, mooring profile design, and limitations for dynamic analysis. This webinar will include a brief overview of our dynamic analysis software ProteusDS, the reasoning behind why we want to solve a static mooring profile quickly and a live demonstration of how to do this within the software.
Efficient Solid Meshing and Fatigue Assessment of Welds Using SimLab and FEMFAT
Typically, in the automotive industry, the numerical fatigue life analysis of seam welds is based on shell models. Determining the local stiffness and the fatigue life of weld details with those models is a challenging task; especially for closely spaced welds as well as for the connection of metal sheets to thick walled or solid components...
Altair ESAComp: A Powerful Toolbox for Classical Composite Analysis
Find out how Altair ESAComp enhances the capabilities of the Altair HyperWorks platform by providing classical analyses of structures made of layered composites. Altair ESAComp is used from preliminary and detailed design phases to advanced analyses for the final design verification. Thanks to its ability to interface with widely-used finite element software packages, Altair ESAComp fits seamlessly into design processes.
This webinar gives an overview of Altair ESAComp capabilities including new features like delamination analysis.
First-Time-Right Laser Beam Melting with Additive Works’ Amphyon
This webinar will present the current state of the Amphyon software including the new Support Module and how the pre-processing for Laser Beam Melting processes will be tomorrow. The web presentation includes a speech about the needs for software, the idea of the Additive Works ASAP workflow and a live demonstration of the capabilities of the software. That includes defining the ideal build orientation, creating supports based on optimization, conducting a process simulation and compensating residual distortion by pre-deforming the part geometry. The modules will be demonstrated by demo parts, that are usually manufactured by Laser Beam Melting.
ProteusDS Tutorial Videos
DSA and Altair Engineering are pleased to bring you a free collection of tutorials to become better acquainted with ProteusDS.
Mechatronic System Design
This webinar outlines how 1D block diagrams can be successfully combined with 3D non-linear multibody systems for model based development of mechatronic systems. Examples include an active suspension systems and a robotics application.
Altair Inspire Cast Tilt Pouring Demo Model
Demo model for tilt pouring for Altair Inspire Cast.
Altair Inspire Cast High Pressure Die Casting Component Model
Downloadable high pressure die casting component demo model for Altair Inspire Cast.
Altair Inspire Cast Low Pressure Die Casting Component Model
Downloadable low pressure die casting component model for Altair Inspire Cast.
Introducing the Next Generation Manufacturing Simulation Solutions on Altair Inspire™ Platform
Altair manufacturing simulation tools have received an extensive amount of development efforts to expand their simulation capabilities.
Solving Your Most Difficult Modeling Problems with Altair SimLab™
Altair SimLab is a process-oriented modeling software with the features and flexibility to address the complex needs of simulation teams. This webinar covers how Altair SimLab 2018's streamlined workflows and feature capabilities can address common pre-processing challenges in highly complex models, enabling your team to focus on analyzing results rather than cleaning up mesh.
Accelerate Your Product to Market with Simulated Testing
This webinar will address many aspects of the Altair Startup Program including Altair's services, IoT and connected products, the Altair solution portfolio, and customer success stories.
This webinar was recorded on August 2nd, 2018.
AVL CRUISE™ M Tutorial Videos
AVL and Altair Engineering are pleased to bring you a free collection of tutorials to become better acquainted with AVL CRUISE™ M.
XLDyn Learning Library
Access 6 lessons on how to use XLDyn.
Training Materials, Tutorials
Design Balance and Requirements Verification with XLDyn
Tutorial video for design balance and requirements verification with XLDyn.
SimLab for CFD and Multiphysics Webinar
This webinar shows Altair's streamlined thermal fluid-structure interaction workflow for powertrain components.
Leveraging Altair's CFD and structural analysis solvers, SimLab now offers a streamlined workflow that enables pre-, solver, and post-processing for thermal FSI within a single interface. The webinar will cover extraction of fluid surfaces to build CFD domains from solid bodies, defining loads and constraints, solver setting for conjugate heat transfer (CHT) and computing deflections and thermal stresses and post-processing structural and thermal-flow results.
Leverage the Power of Simulation-Driven Design
In order to stay competitive while pushing the envelope on innovation, simulation must drive the entire design process from the early concept design phase all the way to production. Leveraging robust simulation—including motion analysis, finite element analysis, and manufacturing feasibility analysis—early and often has become a necessary driver to innovation and is helping numerous industry-leading companies to meet quality, cost, and time-to-market targets.
The Complete Design for Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing Toolchain
To successfully take advantage of the benefits of 3D printing and additive manufacturing, a new design and simulation process must be used. It is not beneficial to simply ‘print’ a current design. New tools and advanced computational power have enabled users to optimize solid geometries for stiffness and weight, and also allowed them to simulate loading conditions and lightweight designs. These new computational tools also give users the opportunity to test how a design will perform under real-world conditions.
Model-Based Development of Mechatronic Products
Learn how next generation math and system design products can be applied right from concept studies, control design, multi-domain system performance optimization to controller implementation & testing.
Discover the NEW features of Click2Cast 4.1
This webinar will highlight and feature:
Adding/removing/modifying a material using the New Material Editor.
Adding a coating to a mold and setting up the parameters.
Predicting micro porosity using the NIYAMA criterion.
The Benefits of Designing Medical Devices with Topology Optimization and Additive Manufacturing
The additive manufacturing industry continues to grow as serial manufacturing applications across many sectors are realized. Topology optimization and generative design software further exploit the benefits and capacity of additive manufacturing by generating designs that increase function and reduce material, weight, design time, and cost.
Optenni Lab Tutorial - Aperture Tuning Using a Switch
Antenna tuners are commonly used especially to handle carrier aggregation (CA) schemes in handsets. Optenni Lab is designed to setup and solve aperture and impedance tuner design problems using either switch or a variable capacitor.
Inspire 2018 Self Paced Training
The purpose of this self paced course is to introduce running optimizations with the Inspire environment.
e-Mobility: Increasing Fidelity of Vehicle Dynamics Models
Activate models of a series-parallel hybrid electric vehicle powertrain coupled with CarSim via the Functional Mock-up Interface
Training Materials, Tutorials
Arduino Series: Blinking the Arduino LED
First steps in programming an Arduino
Training Materials, Tutorials, Videos
Optimizing Your CAD Geometry with CADdoctor’s Various Enveloping Functionalities
This webinar discusses the benefits and use cases of CADdoctor’s enveloping functionality. It will also introduce the latest polygon optimization functionality.
Friction Stir Welding Simulation Using Virfac® Capabilities, Workflow & Live Demonstration Components
The webinar will be a live demonstration of our FSW module, from CAD import to solver launch. VIRFAC FSW predicts temperature contours in the welded zone, power dissipation, and the sliding ratio on the interface between the shoulder and the workpiece. The analysis of results concerning the contact conditions provides data about the evolution of the relative sliding between the shoulder and the material to be welded, among other kind of results.
CAE Engineers - Get more productive using Altair Compose
This is where Altair Compose can help enable you to efficiently perform numerical computations, develop algorithms, analyze & visualize various types of data.
Visualization, Quantification of Metal Flow Lines and Its Application to Process Design Optimization
In this webinar, the AFDEX patented technology where metal flow lines are quantified, will be discussed with relevant examples from the industry. Quantification of metal flow lines will pave way to using these flow lines as parameters in optimization algorithms resulting in much quicker optimal process design.
Motorsport to Automotive: Using ChassisSim to Design an Electric Drive Train for Automotive Use
This webinar demonstrates how the ChassisSim electric powertrain module, that is being used in anger in Formula E, can be applied to road car use. In particular, it will show you how you can effectively and quickly use this to specify what you need from an electric powertrain.
Pre and Post-Processing for Aerospace
This webinar gives an overview of HyperWorks’ aerospace solution for model-setup, composites modeling and efficient reporting. The popular matrix browser for easy data extraction and advanced post-processing is also covered.
Performing Virtual Operator-In-The-Loop Evaluations at the Earliest Stages of Cab Design
This use case webinar will demonstrate how a predictive digital human model can inform, integrate with, and support Optimization-Driven Design tools and processes at the earliest stages of cab design. This, in turn, ensures optimum operator performance for a broad range of tasks and target markets.
FEKO Webinar: Design of a Two Port Dual-Polarized Trefoil Torus Knot Antenna using Characteristic Mode Analysis
r S Vinoth Kumar from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur received an honorable mention in the 2017 Competition for his entry.
Knots find interesting applications in various field of electromagnetics. In Mr Kumar’s work a dual-polarized knot antenna is designed and optimized completely using features of FEKO. The proposed structure is fabricated and its performances are compared with the simulation results obtained from FEKO.
FEKO Webinar: Wideband MIMO Handset Antennas Based on Theory of Characteristic Modes
Ms Ke Li from Xidian University, China received the prestigious title of winner in the 2017 competition.
This winning entry covers a dual multiple-input, multiple-output (MIMO) antenna design for a smart phone operating in the LTE 13, GSM850 and GSM900 bands.
Internal Combustion Engine Simulation Work-Flow Using the LOGEsoft Suite
This webinar introduces all new features of our latest product releases LOGEengine v3.0.4, LOGEresearch v1.10, as well as the newly born LOGEtable v1.0. Thereafter, a hands-on demonstration of the complete combustion analysis work-flow will be covered with special emphasis on internal combustion engine applications.
Increase Profit Margins Through Simulation Driven Design
In this webinar we will show how computer simulation is being used to help packaging companies predict design behavior and response, and prevent product failure when subjected to various conditions. Many companies typically think they do not have the time, resources, or funds to implement simulation into their product development. On the contrary, the well-documented ROI secured from implementing successful simulation strategies can help drastically increase profit margins.
This webinar was recorded on April 26, 2018.
Global-Local Workflows and High-Fidelity Stress Analysis for a Wing Flap Hinge Fitting
In this webinar, we analyze a part from Altair’s Aero Wing concept, the flap hinge fitting, and perform a global-local case study to provide confidence in its optimized design. This global-local workflow process may then be repeated for any other component of interest within the Aero Wing structural assembly.
Flux Webinar : Designing Efficient and Sustainable Energy Generation Equipment Thanks to Simulation
From conventional to renewable energy and large-scale power plants to in-house systems, energy generation has to be efficient and sustainable to supply the grid and support different needs.
Flux Webinar : Designing Reliable MV & HV Power Grid Equipment
Aging transmission infrastructure has to be modernized to deliver electricity more reliably and efficiently. Asset owners of the ecosystem such as manufacturers, service providers, and government offices have to consider the multiple challenges around energy transmission.
Flux Webinar : Safe and Flexible Distribution : Smart Grid Equipment Design
From power plants that regulate their power output, to the coordination of centralized and decentralized energy supplies and fluctuations in power needs - Smart Grid is gaining importance and is expected to provide on-demand management.
FEKO Webinar : New Features in FEKO 2018, including WinProp
In this webinar we will be presenting the exciting features in the new FEKO 2018 release.
A Modular Simulation Process and Data Management Solution Using HyperWorks, ModelCenter and SimData Manager
Engineering design has greatly evolved with the advent of simulation tools and computing power. Simulation software such as Altair HyperWorks suite have enabled virtual design greatly reducing or even replacing physical testings. Process integration tools like ModelCenter from Phoenix Integration have enabled the engineer to automate the execution of the simulation tools and explore complete design spaces instead of searching for the first feasible solution. The large amounts of data that are now being generated can be managed using solutions like SimData Manager from PDTec.
This webinar focuses on a prototype integration between these three products. The tools are brought together to enable automated execution of complex simulation processes involving structural analysis and CFD using Altair OptiStruct and AcuSolve solvers with built-in data management and traceability.
FEKO Lua Script: ISAR Image Processing
The script computes and displays an inverse synthetic aperture radar (ISAR) image from backscattered radar cross section (RCS) data over frequency and angle. Windowing functions, resampling and extracting the local maxima positions to file are supported. The script requires a far field RCS request or far field RCS data imported from a file containing far field data (a .ffe file). Data imported from a .ffe file must be added manually to a 3D view.
Demo Models, Technical Papers
Flux Webinar: Accelerate your Design Process with Flux - Dealing with Complex 3D CAD Models
Flux is now fully part of HyperWorks and thanks to our flexible HyperWorks Units, users are now able to access even more tools that will help you to save time in your designs and enable powerful simulations. Flux embeds its own pre-preprocessing tools but designers sometimes need to deal with complex 3D geometries generated by their CAD team.
Simulation Driven Design for Efficient Electric Machines - What's New in FluxMotor 2018
The electric motor design process can be long and tedious. Modern design tools enables designers to quickly evaluate and compare machine techinical-economic potential. Discover how FluxMotor can radically change the way machines are designed, through each stage and be able to use standard or customized parts, add windings easily and quickly attribute materials before computing its performance.
Efficient Control of AC Machines using Model-Based Development
This webinar, hosted by IEEE, focuses on Motor Control using Embed
CONVERSE-Radioss Integrative Simulation of Short-Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Components
In this webinar, learn how CONVERSE enables the consideration of the real anisotropic mechanical behavior of short-fiber-reinforced materials in an FE analysis. More precisely predicting part stiffness and failure. Significantly enhancing FEA reliability.
Predictive Simulation Approach for Quenching Heat Treatment Optimization Using AVL FIRE™ M
The webinar will outline the simulation approach for direct quenching featuring a realistic aluminum cylinder head. CFD and FEA results will be presented.