Resource Library

Single Model Multi-attribute Analysis and Optimization

The analysis of a design, especially for a more complex product, system, or component, often requires building multiple simulation models.

Technical Papers

Rethinking the e-Motor Design Process to Maximize Vehicle Range

In this article, appearing in the Fall 2020 issue of Engine + Powertrain Technology International, Altair outlines how a holistic approach to propulsion system design is enabling manufacturers to meet performance requirements while maximizing vehi...

Articles

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 w...

Webinars

How to Consider Water Wading and Water Management in Your Design

nanoFluidX’s intrinsic capabilities make it ideal for studying high-deformation free surface flows.

Use Cases

Optimize Gearbox Oiling to Improving Efficiency and Reliability

nanoFluidX realistically simulates oil flow within various drivetrain components in automotive, aerospace and heavy industries (e.g. manual or automatic gearboxes, differentials, auxiliary aerospace gearboxes etc.).

Use Cases

Monitor Performance of a Trucking Fleet in Real Time using Altair Panopticon

Panopticon enables fleet operators to analyze critical data streaming in from sensors and other sources.

Use Cases

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 TAITher...

Webinars

Solutions to Maximize Electric Motors Cooling and Maintain High Performance

Modern e-motors in the automotive industry require advanced lubrication and (spray) cooling mechanisms to maintain peak performance and ensure reliability. nanoFluidX and its SPH method handle such simulations with ease. Because of its multiphase ...

Use Cases

Panopticon Demo: Visualize Real-Time Telemetry Data from Formula 1 Cars

In this demo, real-time telemetry data from a simulated Formula 1 car on the Austria-Spielberg track is being delivered to Panopticon,

Use Cases

S-Life Plastics Product Datasheet

S-Life-Plastics is an easy-to-use software that conducts a short-term, long-term and fatigue strength assessment based on FEA results for plastic components made out of unreinforced or reinforced thermoplastic materials.

Datasheets

Electric Vehicles Case Study - World Time Attack

Is an all electric time attack challenge contender viable and what would it look like? Find out in ChassisSim's All Electric World Time Attack challenger study.

White Papers

Vehicle Dynamics Simulation with ChassisSim

An example of how the optimum car setup is key, on the 2nd round of the 2020 Austrian Grand Prix of Formula 2, the difference between the 1st place and 3rd place in qualify was 0.085s. In an environment where every single point matter, the use of ...

Technical Papers

Antenna Optimization & Virtual Test Drive Platform

Next generation vehicles brings increased complexity and a need for more connectivity. Altair Feko™ solution for antenna optimization and Virtual Test Drive platform is the key to developing new products to support connectivity ecosystems. And Alt...

Videos

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 d...

Webinars

Second Generation AMD EPYC Processors Speed Up Altair Radioss Crash and Multiphysics Simulations

Join Altair Radioss development and HPC solver VP Eric Lequiniou to find out how AMD EPYC processors speed up crash and multiphysics simulations with Radioss.

ATC Presentations

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 specific...

Webinars

Reducing Noise Emissions in Piping Systems with DSHplus and HyperStudy

Solve pressure oscillation problems with rapid analysis of acoustic behavior of arbitrary pipe (and hose) networks through DSHplus & Altair HyperStudy.

White Papers

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 deve...

Webinars

New Iron Losses Characterization in Altair Flux™

Altair Flux new material losses data using the unique LS model and ability to consider own measurements enables to produce the most accurate predictions of iron losses according to your material specificities. Moreover, enhanced material manager i...

Videos

MapleSim Tire Library

With the MapleSim Tire Library, engineers can extend their high-fidelity, multi-domain MapleSim vehicle models with high-performance pneumatic tire components. The MapleSim Tire Library provides MapleSim users with industry standard tire force mod...

Datasheets

MapleSim Driveline Library Datasheet

Maplesoft has developed the MapleSim Driveline Library, a collection of components, transmission sub-assemblies, and complete powertrain examples that show the use of these components in driveline applications. Built with guidance from several tra...

Datasheets

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 b

Webinars

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 expec...

Webinars

TGM Helps Customers Go Faster to Market with Topology Optimization

TGM Lightweight Solutions is an engineering services company with a focus on lightweight design and strategic weight optimization for aircraft, rail cars, road vehicles, and marine vessels. For a recent customer project requiring weight reduction ...

Customer Stories

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 distortio

Webinars

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. How...

Webinars

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 to...

Webinars

Altair's 2020 Data Analytics Summit

James R. Scapa brings more than 35 years of engineering experience to his dual role of chairman and CEO of Altair, a title he has held since the company's inception in 1985.

Through Scapa's leadership, the company is now a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in th

Presentations

ATCx CFD 2020 - Q&A with Torbjörn Larsson, Former Head of CFD for Ferrari F1

Recorded at the ATCx CFD 2020 virtual event, this is a Q&A with Torbjörn Larsson, Former Head of CFD for Ferrari F1.

With previous roles at BMW F1, General Motors and Saab Military Aircraft, Torbjörn has 30 years of industrial experience in fluid mechanics and CFD. Listen to the questions our aud

Presentations

ATCx CFD 2020 - Workshop 3: General Purpose CFD

Workshop 3: General Purpose CFD presented live at the ATCx CFD 2020 virtual event.

Presentations

ATCx CFD 2020 - Get Full Control Over the Paint Shop Processes in the Automotive Industry

Presented at the ATCx CFD 2020. Get Full Control Over the Paint Shop Processes in the Automotive Industry by Muraleekrishnan Menon, PhD, Senior Researcher, Head of Testing & Validation at ESS Engineering Software Steyr GmbH

Presentations

ATCx CFD 2020 - Workshop 2: External Aerodynamics

Workshop 2: External Aerodynamics from the ATCx CFD 2020 virtual event.

Presentations

ATCx CFD 2020 - Empowering Aerodynamic Design Exploration – Volkswagen Group Research Case Study

Presented as part of the ATCx CFD 2020. Empowering Aerodynamic Design Exploration – Volkswagen Group Research Case Study by Dr. Bastian Schnepf, Technical Manager CFD
Solutions at Altair.

Presentations

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...

Webinars

Ford Enhances Manufacturing Efficiency

Sheet metal stamping is fundamental to the automotive manufacturing industry. A vast array of different tool, die, and process combinations are employed to create an equally diverse array of components. Traditionally, identifying the optimum appro...

Customer Stories, Use Cases

Solving the Design Paradox

Full evaluation of a design concept requires the definition of many complex details. However, complex geometric details constrain design flexibility.

Presentations

Using Multiphysics to Predict and Prevent EV Battery Fire

Electric vehicles (EV) offer the exciting possibility to meet the world’s transportation demands in an environmentally sustainable way. Mass adoption could help reduce our reliance on fossil fuels, but the lithium-ion (Li-on) batteries that power ...

White Papers

BOTTPOWER Designs Lightweight Bracket for Motorbike

BOTT stands for “Battle of the Twins,” a racing category for motorbikes with two-cylinder four stroke engines.

Bottpower is a Spanish motorsport engineering company located in Valencia. They specialize in designing and building custom motorbikes for racing and street use. They design and build pa

Customer Stories

Online Workshop - Simulation-Driven Innovation for e-Mobility

Simulation-Driven Innovation for e-Mobility with SRM university

Webinars

Reduction of Moving Masses – Streamlined Design for Improved Engine Performance

To expand the rpm range of a motorcycle engine, a new type of rocker arm with lower inertia was needed at KTM. The new rocker arm was required to have the same, or better stiffness and deformation level as the previous design. KTM used Altair Hype...

Customer Stories
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