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Decrease Mechanical Earth Modeling Time while Minimizing Project Risk in Oil and Gas Industry Webinar

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, ...

Webinars

Power Transformer under Short-circuit Fault Conditions: Multiphysics Approach to Evaluate the Robustness of a Transformer

Transformers’ windings experience mechanical loads from electromagnetic forces due to the currents they carry. Power transformers can suffer from high sudden short-circuit currents. These short-circuit currents are a significant threat, not only f...

Articles

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 - A New & Revolutionary Way to Collect Energy from Wind

Presented at the ATCx CFD 2020. A New & Revolutionary Way to Collect Energy from Wind by David Yáñez, Co-Founder of Vortex Bladeless.

Presentations

Leveraging Disruptive Technology in Structural Simulation to Address Economic Challenges in the Oil and Gas Industry

The oil and gas industry is no stranger to challenges. In today’s world, the challenges come from an extremely competitive energy market, the growth of renewable energy, the increasing demand for minimizing the environmental footprint, and most re...

Webinars

Altair for Energy Industry

The global demand for energy continues to increase and the diversity of sources is growing. We are helping customers explore sustainable generation, achieve efficient distribution, maintain reliable power grids, and transform the market with Inter...

Datasheets

Panopticon Demo: Smart Meter Monitoring and Analysis

Panopticon visualizations enable smart grid managers to utilize real time data streaming in from a network of smart meters to analyze usage, price, cost, and identify opportunities to improve system performance and profitability.

Videos

Discover Altair FluxMotor: Easy-to-Use Software Dedicated to e-Motor Concept Design

Altair FluxMotor is a straightforward platform dedicated to the pre-design of electric rotating machines. It enables the designer to build a machine from standard or customized parts, add windings and materials to quickly run a selection of tests ...

Videos

e-Motor Concept Optimization Coupling with Altair FluxMotor and Altair HyperStudy

By coupling Altair FluxMotor for e-Motor concept design with Altair HyperStudy, more design exploration and optimization can be accomplished, while considering duty cycles.
Further information are available on Altair connect.

Videos

Mobilizing Humanity in a New Way

In this presentation, Rob Miller, Chief Marketing Officer, discusses how Hyperloop Transportation Technologies and its partners are building a transportation system that moves people and goods at unprecedented speeds safely, efficiently, and susta...

ATC Presentations

Taking Demagnetization Into Account - Altair Flux

Demagnetization simulation: considering the magnet demagnetization phenomena during the solving process simulation enables very accurate predict the device performance, and measure the impact on EMF and torque for instance. Flux captures the compl...

Videos

A New & Revolutionary Way to Collect Energy from Wind

David Yáñez presents at the UK ATC 2019. Vortex Bladeless is a Spanish start-up that is developing a new wind energy technology. Its key characteristic is the minimization of mechanical elements that can be worn by friction. In the first stage, it...

ATC Presentations

Socomec & Altair SmartWorks - Delivering Leading-Edge IoT Solutions

France-based Socomec’s specialty is providing low-voltage energy installations, from equipment to monitoring, where energy is critical – robust and ultra-reliable solutions for buildings like datacenters, solar plants, utilities, and hospitals. Us...

Customer Testimonials

Delivering Leading-Edge IoT Solutions

France-based Socomec’s specialty is providing low-voltage energy installations, from equipment to monitoring, where energy is critical – robust and ultra-reliable solutions for buildings like datacenters, solar plants, utilities, and hospitals. Us...

Customer Stories, Customer Testimonials

GE’s Flow Simulator Increases Lifespan of BHGE’s Gas Turbine

The BHGE Secondary Flow & Heat Transfer team is dedicated to a large variety of analyses in the gas turbine design process. The scope is the estimation of the secondary air requirements for the entire turbine, including rotor, casing, flow path co...

Customer Stories

Thermal and Impact Analysis of a Nuclear Flask Design

Thomas Goulding, Senior Mechanical Engineer at Assystems presents at the UK ATC 2019. Nuclear transport flasks are used to store and transport nuclear waste material. When transported on public roads the flask must fulfil International Atomic Ener...

ATC Presentations

The Secret Lives of Models

Gael Salles, Director of Computer Aided Product Engineering Technology at Schneider Electric presents at the 2017 European ATC.

After a brief introduction of the changes in the Energy Landscape, an analysis of the life of models will be presented from the viewpoint of system engineering. Along wi

ATC Presentations, Videos

Case Study: GE Power Sets World Records for Gas Turbine Combined Cycle Efficiency using Flow Simulator

Flow Simulator is GE Power's day-to-day workhorse for designing the secondary flow
circuit within a gas turbine engine.

Customer Stories

Optimization of Photovoltaic (PV) Mounting Structures – Savings on Material and Cost

Photovoltaic specialist Thesan, a subsidiary of global manufacturer Savio S.p.A, manufactures, and distributes mounting structures, consisting of a so-called Purlin, a Rafter, and a Pole (and Hat), designed to withstand potentially occurring loads...

Customer Stories

Power Cables and Busbars

Power cables, power bars and busbars are used to distribute and
transmit electrical energy through the grid. Their design must comply
with several electromagnetic and thermal constraints to guarantee high
performance, safety and efficiency. Altair offers the innovative Flux
software to answer th

Datasheets

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.

Webinars

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.

Webinars

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.

Webinars

How to Efficiently Design Power Transformers

Since approximately 40% of grid losses are dissipated from power transformers, there is now a great need to analyse these important components of the electrical network. Altair Flux 2D / 3D plays a key role in those investigations.

Articles

Modelling Insulating Parts in MV HV Equipment with Flux

Modelling Insulating Parts in MV/HV Equipment enables to
- To predict and avoid dielectric breakdown
- To compute and minimize electrical stress
HVDC lines Lightning strikes
- To decrease the oversizing

Presentations

MotionSolve for Trucks and Busses - Analyze and Optimize Truck System Performance

MotionSolve - Altair's multi-body solution is an integrated solution to analyze and improve mechanical system performance. In the truck and bus industries, MotionSolve is used to assess system durability, evaluate and improve new suspension system...

Webinars

MotionSolve for General Machinery

MotionSolve for General Machinery. Understand and Optimize System Performance

Datasheets

A Unique Design Enables Bladeless Wind Turbines to Harness Energy

Vortex Bladeless engineers created prototypes of this innovative wind turbine a couple of years ago. To reduce development time and cost, they turned to finite-element analysis (FEA) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solutions to hone their d...

Articles, Customer Stories

Webinar Recording: Thermal Engineering in Maple

This webinar demonstrates the value of Maple as a single, unified environment for thermal engineering with practical examples and techniques.

Webinars

Case Study: Ensuring Success of Marine Operations in Tidal Energy

Installation analysis of OpenHydro turbine using ProteusDS.

Customer Stories

Influence of Discrete Inductance Curves on the Simulation of Round Rotor Generator Using Coupled Circuit Method

This paper presents a study on the influence of the discretisation of the inductance curves on a detailed coupled circuit model of a synchronous generator with a damper winding and search coils. The self and mutual inductances of all coupled circ...

Articles, Presentations

3D Calculation and Modeling of Eddy Current Losses in a Large Power Transformer

Elimination of hot spots and reduction of eddy current losses in structural parts is one of the important constituents of transformer design. In this work, the eddy current losses in the clamping frame, transformer tank and electromagnetic shieldi...

Articles, Presentations

Verification of Fault Condition Behaviour of a Synchronous 2-Pole Generator Using Flux 2D Finite Element Analysis Software

Flux Conference 2012 presentation

Articles, Presentations

FEM Simulation Tool for Electromagnetic NDT System in Different Inspection Situation and Visualization Platform

Dr. Yasmine GABI
Dr. Bernd Wolter
Dr. Olivier Martins
Andreas Gerbershagen

Articles, Presentations

Numerical Wave Tank Analysis of Wave Run-Up On a Truncated Vertical Cylinder

J. Kin, S.Cosgrove, R. Jaiman, and J. O’Sullivan.

Technical Papers

Dynamic Analysis of Riser Release and Lowering

S. Atluri, N. Liu, A. Sablok, and T. Weaver

Technical Papers

VIV Prediction of a Truss Spar Pull-Tube Array Using CFD

Y. Constantinides, S. Holmes, and W. Yu

Technical Papers

Vortex Induced Vibration Analysis of a Complex Subsea Jumper

S. Holmes, and Y. Constantinides

Technical Papers

SmartSight Datasheet

Altair SmartSight is a cloud-based analytics platform for embedded, big data, and IoT applications. Architected for an optimized self-service user experience, the platform simplifies data visualization, exploration, and analysis.

Brochures

Challenges to Extending Design Verification and Optimization in Completion Tool Development

The oil and gas industry has shifted dramatically in the past year. The forecast for the industry is extremely different today compared to just a couple of years ago. To adjust, oil and gas producers are focusing on driving capital and operating efficiency to preserve their margins.

Presentations
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