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Durability & Comfort Simulations with MotionSolve

Our goal was to help engineers developing ground vehicles to determine fatigue life of components and improve driver comfort. Vehicle-specific simulation events have been added or streamlined to closely mimic standard physical tests performed in ...

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Altair HyperLife Creating Fatigue Events

The Load Map tool serves as a typical Signal processing utility where you can import repetitive load history files. You can also create a simple constant amplitude or block loading cycles with a single click.

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New Features in Altair HyperLife

Series of new feature videos for Altair HyperLife within the Altair HyperWorks 2019 release

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Altair HyperLife Material Assignment

The Material tool allows you to create, store, and manage the Fatigue material property assigned to parts. This tool is preloaded with a library of Fatigue material properties, from which you can choose from. You can also load materials from your own database or create new materials in the session.

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Altair HyperLife Stress Life Analysis

Uniaxial and Multiaxial assessment options with multiple Mean stress correction theories. Various stress combination methods are available for Uniaxial assessment. Critical plane implementation for Multiaxial assessment.

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MotionSolve Examples Library

The MotionSolve examples library has been added to provide users with resources to learn MotionSolve on real world type models.

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Generic Modeling Improvements with MotionSolve

Many other enhancements in this release were designed to enable users to assemble and solve models to evaluate product behavior much faster, especially for vehicle simulations.

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General Machinery Solutions with MotionSolve

Our goal was to help users more easily build and simulate complex systems. To this end, we have added a library of higher-level modeling elements including cables, pulleys, and winches; linear actuators, struts, & rods; as well as gears and cams ...

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Altair HyperStudy System Reliability Optimization (SRO) Method

System Reliability Optimization (SRO) is a new, highly efficient reliability based design optimization (RBDO) method.  This new method requires a reduced number of runs, and allows reliability constraints to be applied to not just the individual f...

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System Design Solutions with MotionSolve

Much of the MotionSolve and MotionView multi-body modeling and simulation technology has been incorporated into Inspire Motion to enable system design closely tied to 3D CAD geometry.

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Altair HyperStudy FAST Fit Method and Lookup Model Type

FAST automatically builds the best fitting functions. To accomplish this, HyperStudy is automatically testing all the methods available and their settings to figure out the most appropriate method to obtain the best quality fit for each approximated function.

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Altair HyperStudy Model Linking

Workflow and user interface changes have been made to the Model Resources dialog to streamline the experience by providing a clearer visual representation of the run’s directory structure.  This will make setup and review more intuitive.

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Altair HyperLife Execute the Fatigue Setup

The Evaluate tool allows you to run the Fatigue Analysis, and subsequently load your results in the Results Explorer to visualize the Damage and Number of Cycles to Failure contour.

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Altair HyperLife Seam Weld Fatigue Analysis

Structural stress method implementation for Seam welds idealized with plate or shell elements. The approach is based on VOLVO method. Supported weld type is FILLET weld and the weld lines (root and toe) are automatically identified.

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Optimization with MotionSolve

Our goal was to provide users with the ability to automatically improve (i.e., optimize) the performance of the multi-body systems they are simulating – saving significant time & effort over a traditional, manually iterative approach.

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Altair Inspire Cast Overview Video

Altair Inspire Cast software is a fast, easy, accurate and affordable casting simulation environment focused on creating high quality components with increased profitability through a highly intuitive user experience. It is the only tool that cate...

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Rapid Diagram-to-Code

In under 60 seconds, blink an LED connected to an Arduino by rapidly and easily generating code from a block diagram

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Altair Embed Drone DC Motor Control HIL

Hardware in the loop (HIL) testing of a speed controller for a motor used on a drone propeller

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Altair Embed Construct State Diagrams

Push-button control of an Arduino using a state chart and code generation

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Altair Embed Connecting to Controller Hardware (Arduino, etc.)

How to generate code from a block diagram and move it onto target microcontroller (MCU) hardware such as an Arduino

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Altair Embed PMSM Sensorless Field Oriented Control HIL

Set parameters to optimize controller performance for permanent magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) without an encoder

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Demo: Hybrid Cloud Bursting | Altair Control 

Organizations with limited on-premises resources can boost their computing capabilities with automated cloud bursting. See how in this Altair Control demo video.

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New Features in Altair HyperMesh

Series of new feature videos for Altair HyperMesh within the Altair HyperWorks 2019 release

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Altair Activate Open System Integration via FMI

Leverage the Functional Mock-up Interface to help couple together 3D models with 1D models

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Altair Activate 0D & 1D Modeling

Example of using either 1D modeling or 0D modeling to simulate a basic electrical circuit system

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Altair HyperMesh New Feature Overview

View a high level overview of the new features available within HyperMesh 2019.

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Altair Activate 1D/3D Example: Active Suspension

Example of using both 1D models + 3D models together to simulate an Active Suspension system

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Altair Activate Physical Modeling via Modelica

Construct models using a physical modeling approach with Modelica

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Altair Activate Combining 1D Signal and Physical Blocks

Example of simulating a system-of-systems by combining signal-based modeling with physical modeling

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Altair Activate 1D Block Diagram Modeling

Model and simulate systems using one-dimensional (1D) block diagrams

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Altair HyperMesh CAD Interfaces and New Capabilities

Many improvements have been made to the CAD interface in the version 2019 release. Learn more about the new enhancements available in this release.

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Altair HyperMesh Batchmesher Enhancements

Many improvements have been made to batchmesher in the version 2019 release. Learn more about the new enhancements available in this release.

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Altair HyperMesh Crash & Safety - Mechanism Tool

Automatically extract bodies and joints to create a mechanism of the selected Finite Element model using the Mechanism Extraction tool.

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Altair HyperMesh Crash & Safety - Dummy Pre-Simulation

Dummy pre-simulation with the cable method can be performed using the Dummy Pre-Simulation tool.

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Altair OptiStruct New Axisymmetric Element (CQAXI)

OptiStruct offers support for the QUAD element type that defines a 4 or 8 node CQAXI Bulk entry.

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Altair OptiStruct Grid Based Free Shape Optimization

A new option, GRID, is available on the 3rd field of DSHAPE Bulk Entry that allows more flexible shape changes (including normal to the shell surface) as each DSHAPE grid has its own design variable.

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Altair OptiStruct Interface Enhancements in SimLab

New solutions approaches are supported to perform model setup for OptiStruct, including enhancements to the loads and constraints and optimization responses.

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Altair Compose Curve Fitting

Fit an optimized curve through imported test data with Altair Compose

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Altair Compose Fatigue Damage Evaluation

Evaluate Fatigue damage and life based on the load history applying handy Fatigue methods under high cycle or low cycle

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Altair Compose CAE Test Data

Import various types of CAE or test data for visualization and/or manipulation in Altair Compose

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