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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

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

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

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

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

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

Simulation with Certainty

Altair solver technology helps to unleash the limitless potential of the creative mind. We seek through our technology to inspire and empower people to solve the greatest engineering challenges.

Presentations

Mechatronics Innovations Using Altair Math & System Tools

Winning the innovation race for mechatronics products requires a tool set which can support a multi-disciplinary development process from early concept design up to in-service support.

Presentations

Altair SimLab - Transient Magnetic Solution Setup

Altair SimLab is a process-oriented multidisciplinary simulation environment. It includes a complete solution for electric motor modeling, coupled with Altair Flux.

Use Cases

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

National Level Webinar on Simulation Driven Innovation for e-Mobility

The seminar showcases best practices in simulation-driven innovation process for design, verification and validation of e-Mobility solutions to myriad Electrical and Electronics components.

Webinars

Online Workshop - Simulation-Driven Innovation for e-Mobility

Simulation-Driven Innovation for e-Mobility with SRM university

Webinars

Enabling EV Excellence – Simulation Helps Rimac Improve Structural Design of Innovative Hypercar

Rimac Automobili’s main challenge has been to design a monocoque as a single carbon fiber part with an unprecedented size. Hence, in the development of the monocoque, the main topic to manage was the material, a lightweight, carbon fiber reinforce...

Customer Stories

The Altair Enlighten Award 2020 - Winners & Highlights Webinar & Panel Discussion

Are you an automotive lightweighting pioneer? Do you have a vehicle, module, system or technology that is driving down the weight of today’s vehicles, or could do so in the future? Are you interested in learning how to become the next lightweighting champion?

Meet the Winners! Industry pioneers

Webinars

Guide to Accelerating e-Mobility to Realization

The electric mobility revolution is ready to go mainstream. OEMs, suppliers, and emerging vehicle manufacturers are investing billions to develop innovative electric vehicles and optimize development and production processes to deliver e-mobility to the masses.

For companies to realize their goa

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Electric Motors Multidisciplinary Optimization Platform

The design of a high-performance e-Motor is a complex undertaking. Engineers have conflicting constraints to consider including efficiency, temperature, weight, size and cost. To explore more ideas, better understand their designs and improve perf...

Use Cases

CFD Simulation for Electric Vehicle Powertrain Development

Gareth Lee, Senior CFD Specialist at Altair presents at the 2019 UK e-Mobility Seminar. How multiphase SPH can support cooling and lubrication system development. Improving powertrain efficiency and thermal management for better EV performance.

Presentations, Videos

System Level Optimization of Key Electric Vehicle Powertrain Attributes

Gonçalo Pereira, Principal Applications Engineer at Altair presents at the 2019 UK e-Mobility Seminar. Trade-off Studies between Battery Pack, e-Motor, Range etc. System Model Generation to Explore Sensitivities.

Presentations, Videos

The Increased Importance of BIW & Powertrain Integration in Electric Vehicle Development

Jamie Buchanan, UK Technical Director at Altair presents at the 2019 UK e-Mobility Seminar. Global Review of the EV Architecture. Integration Opportunities (e.g. Battery System Packaging, BIW / Battery Tray Integration)

Presentations, Videos

The Multi Physics Optimization of an e-Motor Rotor

Vincent Leconte, Director of Business Development - EM Solutions at Altair presents at the 2019 UK e-Mobility Seminar. Optimization of e-Motors, Case Studies: Jaguar Land Rover & Porsche. Cooling Simulation of the eMotors.

Presentations, Videos

Accelerating the Development of Highly Optimised EV Composite Structures through Multiscale Technology

James Eves, Team Manager at Altair presents at the UK e-Mobility seminar 2019. Multiscale methods to speed up the composite design process. Providing confidence in early design studies to improve the predictivity of final design evaluations.

Presentations, Videos

Utilising the Natural Body Characteristics of EV Platforms to Maximise NVH Performance

Peter Benzie, NVH Technical Specialist at Altair presents at the UK e-Mobility Seminar 2019. Taking Advantage of Large Stiff, Heavy and Well Damped Battery System. Diagnose and Mitigate the EV modes that are Likely to Drive Response Issues.

Presentations, Videos

The C123 Process - A Rapid Simulation Process to Optimise the Weight & Performance Attributes of a BIW Structure

Dr. Stuart Bates, Concept Technical Specialist at Altair presents at the UK e-Mobility seminar 2019. Rapid Exploration of Packaging Alternatives e.g. Battery System Layout, Battery Frame / BIW Integration. Developing Balance Design (Weight vs Attr...

Presentations, Videos

Address the Crashworthiness Challenges of Electric Vehicles using Simulation

Peter Snape, Crash Technical Specialist at Altair presents at the UK e-Mobility seminar 2019. Developing a 5-star EV (eg. Specific Legislation FMVSS305). Exploiting Crashworthiness Opportunities of EV Architectures.

Presentations, Videos

The Challenges Associated with the Electrification of Motorsport Platforms

Michael Gascoyne, CEO of MGI Technologies presents at the UK e-Mobility seminar 2019.

Presentations, Videos

Meet your Energy Efficiency Goals in your Electrification Projects with Simulation

Electrification is one of the main means of creating a low-carbon economy, allowing to use renewable energies and energy efficient technologies. Electric power enters many industries and also impacts our everyday lives, especially with the electr...

ATC Presentations

Modeling the Thermal Runaway Behavior of Li-ion Batteries upon Mechanical Abused Loading

This presentation demonstrates Altair’s capability of simulating the behavior of a mechanically damaged battery from a cell to a pack integrated in a vehicle, based on collaborative research previously conducted with MIT. An innovative approach of...

ATC Presentations

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 Quick Design with Altair FluxMotor

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

Automated Tests and Reports with Altair FluxMotor

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

NVH Refinement for Electric Vehicles

Replacement of traditional combustion engines with an electric powertrain, bring electro-mechanical induced tonal and high-frequency whine noise. In addition, tire and aerodynamic turbulent noise become more prominent in the absence of a standard ...

Webinars

System Modelling for Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles (EV) are complex systems and need to be connected, automated, lighter & smarter all at once. This calls for systems engineering where different systems are seen whole instead of in silos. Experience e-Mobility Simulation using Al...

Webinars

Multi-body Enhancements & Customer Successes

Presenter: Rajiv Rampalli, Sr VP in HyperWorks Core Development team, Altair

Altair’s products for multi-body system simulation (MBS) – MotionView, MotionSolve, and Inspire Motion – form a key component of multi-disciplinary system simulations. In this presentation, we will look back on se

ATC Presentations, Videos

Multi-Fidelity E-Motor Drive Solution

Presenters: Ulrich Marl, Key Account Manager for Electric Vehicle Motor-Feedback Systems, Lenord+Bauer & Andy Dyer, MBD Sr Technical Specialist, Altair

This presentation shows a modeling process to quantify the position/speed sensor (e.g, encoder) effects on an e-motor, and corresponding c

ATC Presentations, Videos

Advanced e-Motor Design Dedicated Environment - Altair Flux FeMT

Designing an e-Motor has never been a simple task. Altair Flux, the solution for accurate electromagnetic detailed design, not only enables to quickly generate 2D and 3D motor models with its Overlays. Its new module now produces efficiency maps a...

Videos

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

Designers starting with a blank page face an unlimited number of configurations and need to quickly select machines types. By coupling Altair FluxMotor to Altair HyperStudy design exploration and optimization solution, Altair offers designers a un...

Tutorials, Videos

e-Motors Comparison and Ranking with Altair FluxMotor

Quickly design and optimize concept machines while offering efficient comparison capabilities, Altair FluxMotor enables designers to make informed early strategic choices to select the most appropriate topologies.

Videos

Model Export to Altair Flux

Once a designers has defined its motor concept in Altair FluxMotor and evaluated its global performance, he can perform more detailed analysis, exporting his machine in Altair Flux and working with high-fidelity models. Significantly, Flux enables...

Videos

Multiphysics Optimization of Traction Motors For E-mobility

Multiphysics Optimization of Traction Motors For E-mobility
Vincent Leconte, Sr. Director, Global Business Development-EM Solutions, Altair

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