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EDEM simulation of Powder Dosing Wheel in Additive Manufacturing

In this collaboration with The Barnes Group Advisors, EDEM has been used to get an insight into the functioning of the material delivery system used in an additive manufacturing printer. Two powders with different flowability were characterized an...

Use Cases

EDEM simulation of Powder Raking in Additive Manufacturing

This simulation models over 8 million particles of less than 0.3mm in size. Large amounts of tiny particles are common in Additive Manufacturing applications. This video shows powder raking and how EDEM tools can be used to analyze voidage, partic...

Use Cases

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

Explore Design Options and Streamline Manufacturability Using Altair Manufacturing Platform

Designing consumer electronics for mass production requires a team of experts focusing on various aspects of design and manufacturing process. With a fragmented engineering process, exchange of models and information can cost valuable time in a competitive landscape.

This webinar presents Altair’

Webinars

Design Implants Leveraging Additive Manufacturing

Advancements in 3D printing and optimizing parts for additive manufacturing is changing medical industry’s production approaches. Applications include dental implants, bone replacements, prosthetics, surgical instruments and many more. ​

This webinar presents Altair’s solution for designing parts

Webinars

Digital Twin Design Process for Efficient Development and Operation of a Customized Robot

In a joint project MX3D, ABB, and Altair demonstrated how a 3D printed robot can be improved by using a digital twin process to achieve more precise positioning.

White Papers

Applying large-scale 3D Printing and Digital Twin technologies to the factory floor

ABB, MX3D, and Altair demonstrate how Industry 4.0 will deliver customized manufacturing equipment.

Webinars

Guide to Additive Manufacturing for Medical

Additive manufacturing offers the medical community exciting opportunities to reduce cost and logistical hurdles while improving patient outcomes. Huge leaps in additive manufacturing innovation have been enabled by simulation-driven design. In th...

Brochures

Developing a 3D Printed Solid-Lattice Hip Prosthesis

Total hip replacement surgeries are seeing an increase in demand, but between 10-20% of these patients may require a revision surgery because of a failure or wearing out of the prosthesis. When an implant causes a change in the typical stresses on...

Videos

Altair Inspire - Unit Cell Lattice Generation

Altair Inspire includes the ability to generate lightweight, unit cell lattice structures for 3D printing. Unit cells can easily be edited, evaluating the structural performance of different design variants in moments.

Use Cases

Driving Design from Concept to Manufacturing with Inspire

Altair Inspire has rapidly advanced from a topology optimization tool for designers to a design environment spanning industrial design, structural simulation and optimization, motion analysis and manufacturing simulation.

Presentations

Altair Inspire - Accelerate Simulation Driven Design

Altair Inspire is a tool that empowers you to create, explore, and study structurally efficient designs. This demo gives a brief overview of Inspire's motion, optimization, modeling, and analysis capabilities.

Use Cases

Altair for Manufacturing Applications

Altair offers a unique set of simulation tools to evaluate product feasibility, optimize the manufacturing process, and run virtual try-outs for many traditional, subtractive, and additive manufacturing processes.e

Brochures

Amphyon 2020 Update Webinar

Introduction to new features and use-cases of Amphyon 2020

Webinars

Additive Manufacturing for Production

The Additive Manufacturing for Production survey conducted by TCT Magazine in association with Altair set out to understand the community’s desire and readiness for the much-promised land of series production using additive technologies.

This collaboration between TCT and Altair was designed to u

Technical Papers

Training - Simulation Driven Design & Manufacturing For Sheetmetal Components Using Altair Inspire Form & Structure

Simulation Driven Design & Manufacturing For Sheetmetal Components Using Altair Inspire Form & Structure

Webinars

Training - Simulation Driven Design & Manufacturing For Casting Components Using Altair Inspire Cast & Structure

Simulation Driven Design & Manufacturing For Casting Components Using Altair Inspire Cast & Structure

Webinars

Training - CAD Based Parametric Optimisation Using SimLab St & HyperStudy

CAD Based Parametric Optimisation Using SimLab St & HyperStudy

Training Materials, Webinars

Training - Efficient Design For Additive Manufacturing Using Altair Inspire Print 3D

Efficient Design For Additive Manufacturing Using Altair Inspire Print 3D

Training Materials, Webinars

Simulation-Driven Design for Additive Manufacturing

This webinar will take you through the concept and roadmap phase, all the way to the manufacturing process - all within Altair Inspire and Inspire Print 3D, a revolutionary generative design and 3D printing simulation environment that solves real ...

Webinars

Training- Aero Modelling Tools In HyperWorks

The Aero Utility tools available under User ProfileEngineering ToolsAerospace options enables Aerospace engineers with unique modelling capabilties required in building Aero models. In this Webinar, we will explore a few of those utilities viz Air...

Webinars

Rapidly Improve Your Product's Design Using Altair Inspire with SimSolid Integration

Inspire's award winning user experience for geometry creation and modification can be learned in just a few hours, and delivers dependable Altair solver power. Structural analysis with SimSolid's speed and accuracy - as independently validated by ...

Tutorials, Use Cases

Engineer's Guide to Developing an Additive Manufacturing Strategy

This guide walks you through the decision-making process of taking additive manufacturing to production, answering some of the most important questions related to taking additive manufacturing to production

White Papers

Generative Design Gallery

Watch the video to learn how Altair enables designs for production, moving additive manufacturing from an advanced capability to a production capacity with the power of simulation.

Videos

Inspire Print3D Product Overview

Altair Inspire Print3D is an additive manufacturing (AM) product development and process simulation solution that enables teams to enhance part quality and minimize lead time and AM costs by reducing material usage, print time and post-processing....

Product Overview Videos

Altair Inspire Print3D Datasheet

Altair Inspire Print3D is an additive manufacturing (AM) product development and process simulation solution that enables teams to enhance part quality and minimize lead time and AM costs by reducing material usage, print time and post-processing....

Datasheets

Materialise ATC Lunch and Learn Presentation

Industry 4.0 Meets Additive Manufacturing

Presentations

Ideate, Design and Manufacture a 3D-printed Pen

A short workflow video illustrating the journey of a design idea, from the initial sketches to additive manufacturing, utilizing Altair Inspire Studio and Print3D. The final metal 3D-printing of the pen has been done in collaboration with SLM Solu...

Use Cases, Videos

AI & The Future of Product Lifecycles

This presentation discusses the changes in product lifecycles in the last decade or so, introduces artificial intelligence and machine learning, and how it fits with simulation & engineering. Simulation and machine learning product lifecycles, and...

ATC Presentations

Hyperworks X Highlights & Future

Presentation by Sergi Chanukaev, Country Managing Director, Altair Israel, at the ATCx in Israel, Netanya on October 30, 2019.

ATC Presentations

Design for Additive Manufacturing with Topology Optimization

Presentation by Avishai Warszawski, Mechanical Designer at IAI, Israel Aerospace Industries at the ATCx in Israel, Netanya on October 30, 2019.

The goal of this project is to design a lightweight and stiff support bracket for delicate coaxes which are attached to an electronic unit. The machining

ATC Presentations

Fast Forward Your Nonlinear Analysis with OptiStruct

Simulate the effects of large displacements, material nonlinearity and advanced contacts with Altair OptiStruct™.

OptiStruct is the industry standard for the optimization of topology, composites, mechanisms and additive manufactured parts, but over the past three decades, it has evolved into a co

Webinars

Analysis Origins: OptiStruct

This article, featured in the October 2019 issue of NAFEMS BENCHMARK Magazine, chronicles the origins and legacy of OptiStruct, an early pioneer of simulation-driven design. Features quotes from Altair CEO Jim Scapa and other influential voices from the early days of Altair's history.

Article or

Articles

The role of finite element analysis in the development and optimization of novel sports head protection

Head health and safety has been an emergent theme within the scientific community, with an emphasis on mild traumatic brain injury. Protective equipment, such as helmets, provide a method of reducing the forces of impact that are delivered to the ...

ATC Presentations

Empathetic Engineering

Andiamo started with a belief that having a happy family is a basic human right. What happens when you build a company that is totally focused on the outcome of a happier family? What happens when you embed empathy into the engineering process?

ATC Presentations

Materialise 3-matic: What’s New in Version 14

3-matic 14 introduces an improved Lattice module (formally known as Lightweights module), making your workflow more efficient thanks to a simplified UI/UX and new features in the Lattice module. Next to this, an enhanced Texturing Module to speed...

Webinars

Simulation-Driven Design of Sheet-Metal Components

A good Design is not complete unless it meets desired performance and qualifies for efficient manufacturing. Design of sheet-metal components demand the following, From a Design perspective - if sheet-metal can be used for intended design, their sizing & shape, choice of material, weight and cost.

Webinars

Generative Design and Topology Optimization Report

This special report by engineering.com covers two of the most talked-about trends in the product design community today: Generative Design and Topology Optimization. These simulation techniques allow customers to design lightweight and performativ...

Technical Papers, Use Cases

Fit PolyNURBS in Altair Inspire

The new Fit PolyNURBS feature allows you to automatically wrap optimization results with PolyNURBS. This option can be found on the optimization Shape Explorer.

New Features, Videos

Altair Inspire Overhang Shape Controls

Optimal lightweight designs can be defined in Altair Inspire taking in account several constraints for additive and traditional manufacturing processes, including the overhang angle for 3D printed parts.

New Features, Videos
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