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Climbing Data Mountains

Are you on the mountain or in the valley? Learn how The Fauquier Bank uses its data assets to decrease expenses, boost process efficiency, and improve data governance with automated and repeatable data models. Several examples will show the ease...

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Convergence of Engineering and Data Science

The traditional engineering processes ensure that safe and robust products are being developed. However, the growing demand for innovative solutions in short time scales drives the need for a cultural change in the way we work in engineering. Look...

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Applying Digital Twin Panel Discussion

The panelists for this discussion hosted by Altair CTO James Dagg, are Tony Shakib, Partner/GM, Microsoft Azure IoT at Microsoft, Prof. Karen Willcox, Director of the Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences from the University o...

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Using LED lighting to unlock data

Dan Hollenkamp, COO Illumisys provides perspective on surviving the LED industry's race to the bottom. Why an LED lamp manufacturer is investing heavily in a connected product line.

The recording is about 14 minutes long, and was presented at the 2020 Global Altair Technology conference.

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The Future Needs Computational Science and Engineering

Professor Karen Willcox, Director of the Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, University of Texas at Austin discusses the role of computational science in the future of engineering and science.

Data Science. Artificial Intelligence. Machine Learning. Across science and engi

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Ducati Digital Process Innovation

Stefano Rendino, IT Manager, Ducati Racing, discusses how digital innovation is transforming the way we design, manufacture and service our products. Advanced simulations, data analytics, optimization are paving the road for a greener, safer and faster future.

To maintain a technological advanta

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The Future of HPC

Dr. Bill Nitzberg, CTO, PBS Works at Altair, provides his perspective on the Future of HPC. HPC improves people’s lives – it’s the engine that accelerates solving complex science and engineering problems – making products more sustainable, making ...

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The Future of Smart Devices

Pete Darnell, Vice President, Software Development at Altair discusses why embedded development tools must track the ever-increasing complexity and feature set of microcontrollers as well as demands from new markets like the Cloud based “Internet ...

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The Future of AI is Empathetic

This presentation is by Dr. Rana el Kaliouby, the Co-Founder and CEO of Affectiva, and author of Girl Decoded.

Artificial intelligence is becoming mainstream and it is increasingly taking on roles that were traditionally done by humans - helping us lead healthier, happier, and more productive l

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Virtual Project-Based Learning (PBL) involving Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)​

In this session, Clive Hands, Project Manager, Lecturer, Advanced Engineering Design Group at Nelson Madela University will share his perspectives and experiences based on over two decades as a thought-leader and student-mentor for university-leve...

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Technology-driven Decisions and the Importance of Expertise

Kevin Kirtley, Executive Lead, GE Aviation Advanced Design Tools, discusses how decision making is choosing the correct solution to meet an objective, assessing possible consequences and applying mitigating actions. When driven by technology, mo...

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Using Altair EDEM for Off-road Vehicle Design

Watch examples of applications of EDEM coupled with MotionSolve and Activate in the design of tracked and wheeled vehicles.

EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately represents the behavior or rocks, soils and ores and can realistically model a variety of ter

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Altair Mistral Demo

Mistral is the leading I/O profiling tool for high-performance computing. Mistral monitors I/O, CPU and memory, quickly locating rogue jobs and storage bottlenecks.

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Altair Breeze Demo

With Breeze, you can quickly solve software deployment problems and resolve file and network dependencies. With detailed data for storage exports and summary reports for sharing, Breeze makes every engineer an I/O expert by identifying good and ba...

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GPU-Accelerated Architectural Visualization with Denoising

Photorealistic rendering has become a cornerstone for architectural visualization. Altair’s developers have collaborated with NVIDIA to leverage NVIDIA OptiX™ denoising technology to maximize the speed-up without compromising quality for both exte...


US West Coast regional Data Analytics LIVE Webinar

Watch this OnDemand Data Analytics Webinar to learn how Altair Monarch can help Procurement and Finance team improve their data efficiency and automate their data preparation.


Implement Effective Manufacturing Process Analytics

By extracting real value from their data, manufacturers can make accurate predictions about component life, replacement requirements, energy efficiency, utilization, and other factors that have direct impacts on production capacity, throughput, qu...


Excavator Bucket simulation using EDEM

EDEM can be used to optimize the design of excavator buckets - providing key insight into equipment performance. Different designs can be compared for handling a range of materials such as rocks, gravels or more cohesive materials. Key information...

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Grab Bucket simulation using EDEM coupled with MotionSolve

In this video EDEM is coupled with MotionSolve to better understand and predict the performance of a grab bucket handling different materials. Critical information on how the equipment responds when interacting with the bulk material can be obtain...

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Simulation of Dump Truck unloading material into hopper using EDEM

EDEM can be used to aid the design process of dump truck bodies. Realistic material modeling allows users to test dump truck performance in different operating conditions by analyzing loading/unloading patterns or pressure distributions.

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Dump Truck loading analysis using EDEM and OptiStruct

This video shows how EDEM can be used to understand and predict the behavior and impact of different bulk materials like gravel, clay, tar and grass on a dump truck. EDEM provides accurate contact forces data that can be used to run finite element...

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Road Grader simulation using EDEM

This video produced in collaboration with Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group (XCMG) shows how EDEM software can be used to simulate grader applications such as flattening, ditching and scraping. Ground particles can be colored by velocity, layers...

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Keynote from CEO Jim Scapa - Welcome to our 2020 Event

Altair Chairman and CEO 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 a

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It’s Time to Stop Operating in the Margins and Harness the Full Potential of Simulation

Dr. Royston Jones, Global CTO, Altair Consultancy, discusses how the global pandemic has been a catalyst for companies to harness the potential of simulation by reconfiguring their established design processes and traditional organizational struct...

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An Engineering Renaissance

Dr. Mary Boyce, Dean, Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University presents on the future of engineering education.

Engineering transforms every aspect of life:
- Energy, water, air, environment, food, shelter, mobility, communication, safety, health, medicine

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Using Altair EDEM in the design of Construction & Mining Equipment

Watch examples of applications of EDEM in the design of dump trucks, excavators, loaders, grab buckets, and more.

EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of rocks, soils, ores and gravel, etc. It provides engineers with crucial insight

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Guide to Urban Air Mobility

Urban air mobility (UAM) is a point of convergence for automotive and aviation organizations. This presents opportunities for collaboration between the industries, with air taxis being of particular interest. Intended to transport a few customers ...


Pharmaceutical Powder Process Modeling using the Discrete Element Method (DEM)

In this technical webinar hosted in collaboration with the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) at Rutgers University, experts will discuss how DEM can be used to better understand powders and optimize pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.

The focus will be on 3 main quest


EDEM simulation of Jaw Crusher

This video shows the analysis of the jaw crushing process for different materials (iron ore, limestone and granulite). The Tavares Breakage model in EDEM allows accurate modelling of the real process by simulating a continuous feed-rate and the co...

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EDEM simulation of Vibrating Screen

This video, produced in collaboration with HL Atacama, shows how EDEM can be used to simulate and analyze a Vibration Screening process. Sensors can be added to measure the total passed mass and data can be exported to analyze the screening proces...

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EDEM simulation of Full Scale Mill

This video produced in collaboration with Tega Industries shows how EDEM software can be used to simulate a full-scale mill. The ore rheology at different sections can be analyzed, and the pressure and wear on the shell liners can be predicted, en...

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Using Altair EDEM in Mining & Metals

Watch examples of applications of EDEM in the mining, mineral processing and steelmaking industries.

EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), enables engineers to predict the flow behavior of rocks, ores and coal, ores through each segment of their equipment and operation. It

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EDEM simulation of Transfer Chute

EDEM can be used to evaluate and verify the design performance of transfer chutes and address key design challenges such as spillage, blockage and wear.

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Integrating Simulation and 3D Printing to Develop Patient Specific Medical Devices

This presentation is by Dr. Scott Hollister, Director of the Center for 3D Medical Fabrication at GA Tech.

Clinicians for many years have dreamed of the capability to tailor medical devices to individual patients, especially in orphan device markets like pediatrics. Until the last 5-10 years suc

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Altair Accelerator Product Overview

Industry's fastest enterprise job scheduler with event-driven architecture for highest throughput and high-performance scheduling.

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Modeling and the Future of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Pharmaceutical manufacturing is evolving very quickly. The US Government has indicated a significant interest in bringing back pharmaceutical manufacturing to the US. To create a sustainable pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, we need to use ad...

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The Role of Simulation in Medical Device Innovation

Dr Venkat Perumal, Senior Principle Engineer at Stryker Global Technology Center discusses the adoption of simulation in Medical Device industry and how it helps shorten the overall product development cycle time & cost. While adoption of simulati...

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TEAMTAO Engineers the Future of Deep-Sea Exploration

At the end of 2015, the XPRIZE foundation launched the Shell Ocean Discovery competition, a three-year global challenge to advance deep-sea exploration using autonomous subsea drones. Teams competed to develop underwater robots that could fully ma...

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Simulation in the Field of Implantable Cardiovascular Devices

Steven Ford, Principal Engineer at Edwards Lifesciences does a high-level walk through on how simulation has evolved in the cardiovascular device space over the last two decades. An example of how Altair HyperStudy has been an exceptional tool fo...

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Autonomous Driving Testing in Agriculture

CNH Industrial paves the way for the evolution of numerical simulations in the era of autonomous driving testing in agriculture.

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