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Engineering Design Using a Small Autonomous Robot for Student Education

As part of educational programs for students to acquire practical skills and knowledge, Aichi University Technology (AUT) participated in a demonstration test competition aiming for future Mars exploration. A Rocket Launch for International Studen...

Customer Stories

Case Study: Taking the Lead in Formula E - High-Performance Racing with System-Level Modeling

A leading Formula E team approached Maplesoft to develop dynamic models of their car, hoping to find new ways to tweak their systems for optimal performance.

Customer Stories

Case Study: A Smarter Approach to Vehicle Design with System-Level Modeling

By taking a system-level modeling approach, CEVT engineer Michael Palander is creating a powerful testing and simulation platform that can be used to verify the functionality of their new automotive technologies at earlier stages in the design pro...

Customer Stories

Alpla Develops Innovative Packaging Solutions with HyperWorks

Alpla develops and produces packaging solutions for consumer goods. Christoph Plankel, Head of Modeling and Simulation Department at Alphla, discusses how they have used simulation to produce lighter packaging without compromising on performance.

Customer Stories, Video Testimonials

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

Top Use Cases: S-Life FKM

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for static and fatigue strength software, S-Life FKM.

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: TAITherm

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the heat transfer software, TAITherm.

Customer Stories

Minimising Interior Noise in Electric Vehicles

National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) leverages use of the Altair Squeak and Rattle Director in identifying and minimising risks of interior noise in electric vehicles.

Customer Stories, Videos

Development of a New Lightweight Aluminum Profile for a Glass Balustrade

The design of architectural components such as a balustrade can be challenging, since the design does not only have to look good, it also has to meet several safety requirements and standards. In addition, all designs have to be developed within t...

Customer Testimonials, Presentations

Altair and Ziegler Instruments Combine Experience and Technologies to Identify and Eliminate Squeak and Rattle Issues

Altair has partnered with Ziegler-Instruments to enhance its Squeak and Rattle Director (SnRD), making it the most advanced and comprehensive solution on the market to predict and eradicate squeak and rattle phenomena in vehicles, aircraft and oth...

Customer Testimonials

No more Gone with the Wind – Pedestrian Comfort Improvements on Quinta Torre with AcuSolve Computational Fluid Dynamics

Officially known as the Caleido project, the Fifth Tower in Madrid is owned by Inmobiliaria Espacio, a company that, among other services, deals with infrastructure and construction for all types of buildings.

Customer Stories

Case Study: Maplesoft & Diavik Diamond Mine

Calculation Management with Confidence: Creating Robust, Auditable Processes in the Mining Industry

Customer Stories

Why Use Casting Simulation?

Examples of how and when casting simulation can improve designs.

Customer Stories

Maplesoft & Bloomy

Pushing Battery Performance Further with Model-Based BMS Testing

Customer Stories

Developing More Accurate and Reliable Vehicle Component Models in Less Time with Software Automation at Changan Automobile

Pre-processing vehicle models is time consuming and complex, with many opportunities for error if done manually. Altair build a custom software solution to automate most of the pre-processing tasks.

Customer Stories

Originating a safe Fun Utility Vehicle (FUV)

The challenge in the development of Arcimoto’s SRK Generation 8; an all-electric, multi-purpose/utility commuter vehicle, included creation of an optimized platform that offers
3-wheeled stability, a space frame enclosure for protection, and a rear swing arm that handles the load requirements and

Customer Stories

Using HyperWorks® to Optimize Structural Strength for Argon 18 High-performance Bikes

Argon 18 recently partnered with the ÉTS Research Chair on Engineering of Processing, Materials and Structures for Additive Manufacturing to manufacture a new track bike for Lasse Norman Hansen, one of the athletes competing for the Danish team in...

Customer Stories

OptiStruct® Makes Life-form Inspired Table a Reality for IL Hoon Roh

Inspired by zooplankton Radiolaria, artist and architect IL Hoon Roh began creating series of objects known as “Radiolara Experiment” which, through extensive experimentation and collaboration with Altair, ultimately led to the creation of the sop...

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: RAMDO

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for variability & uncertainty software, RAMDO.

Customer Stories

Sujan CooperStandard Achieves Lightweighting and Performance Targets with Altair

Sujan CooperStandard manufactures (anti-vibration) NVH products for leading automotive companies. Currently, the automotive industry is under extreme pressure because of environmental norms and has to adhere to stringent government policies relate...

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: VSim

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the electromagnetics software, VSim.

Customer Stories

Innovative Drone Propulsion Design using Model-Based Development

To assist Kappa Electronics’ customer with controlling the motor for a new drone design, Altair’s solidThinking Embed was used for high speed simulation of motor electronics and control dynamics to develop a novel method of sensorless field-orient...

Customer Stories

Addressing Design Development Challenges Through Simulation Driven Platform

Automotive suppliers are facing many challenges in having in-house simulation capabilities compared to that of OEM’s. One of the ways to overcome these challenges is to invest in simulation technologies that require an affordable initial investmen...

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: AVL CRUISE™ M

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the systems simulation software, AVL CRUISE M.

Customer Stories

Smart City with Pozuelo de Alarcon

The citizens of Pozuelo de Alarcón in Spain wanted a cleaner and more efficient city. The goals were to protect the environment, decrease energy consumption, reduce CO2 emissions, and control expenses.The city council used SmartWorks platform to r...

Customer Stories

Success Story: COJOT Speeds Up Antenna Matching with Optenni Lab

COJOT was set to design a portable radio dipole antenna operating at 300 - 500MHz. Meeting the design target required implementation of a carefully chosen matching circuit, which was designed with Optenni Lab™.

Customer Stories

Success Story: Intel Uses Optenni Lab for Efficient NFC Antenna Matching

Intel develops Near Field Communication (NFC) solutions for PCs, tablets and smartphones. In order to meet the specifications, the coupling must be improved by a high-quality matching network.

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: Optenni Lab

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the RF Design Automation software, Optenni Lab.

Customer Stories

Case Study: Smart Design, Smart Mobility - KLIO Contributes to South Korea's Smart Mobility

Under the theme of ‘Smart Design, Smart Mobility’, the Seoul Smart Mobility International Conference and Exhibition was the venue where experts and Seoul citizens could discuss and experience the present and the future of South Korea’s smart mobil...

Customer Stories

Better Indoor Climate thanks to Simulation and Optimization

Kampmann GmbH is an internationally leading specialist for heating, cooling, air-conditioning and integrated building automation. Within their virtual development process they are using the Altair HyperWorks® software suite, in particular AcuSolve...

Customer Stories

Case Study: Simulation Ensures Operation of Hydraulic Bridges

Explore the technical challenges of bascule bridges and how modeling hydraulic systems with DSHplus can help ensure safe and efficient operation of these bridges.

Customer Stories

Case Study: Motorcycle Racing Simulator & MapleSim

Engineer in France Develops Motorcycle Racing Simulator Using MapleSim

Customer Stories

Case Study: A Modern Electric Bus Fleet - Improving Public Transportation with System-Level Modeling

The NRC (National Research Council of Canada) uses MapleSim to analyze fleet operations and provide accurate forecasts of the system-level implications of technology implementations made to improve public transportation.

Customer Stories

"The Future of Making" Excerpt - P&G Uses Consumer Hand Simulation in Product Design

SantosHuman Inc. (SHI) and P&G have collaborated on the development of a sophisticated predictive hand grasp model that continues since 2012 and Prof. Wujec's book features Lauren Banzhaf and her ground breaking work at P&G.

An excerpt from "The Future of Making", by Tom Wujec, covering the work

Brochures, Customer Stories

Case Study: Intelligent Light - SmartFish Concept

A Fish for Inspiration: CAE Tools Bring Unique Aircraft Design to Life

Customer Stories

White Paper: Intelligent Light - Automotive

Three Ways to Use Efficient CFD Workflows to Address Challenges in Automotive Engineering

Customer Stories, Technical Papers

DSA for the Defense Industry

DSA provides its consulting services and software to defense research scientists, navies, and defense contractors. Our services within defense closely resemble those provided to other marine sectors, with a focus on technologies such as autonomous...

Brochures, Customer Stories

Surrogate Models for Antenna Placement on Large Platforms

The RF Engineering group at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC), develops advanced computational electromagnetics and multiphysics algorithms and tools, leveraging vast know-how in EMC for a wide range of applications. Typical chall...

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: FieldView Express

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the CFD post-processing software, FieldView Express.

Customer Stories

Case Study: The Spider Bracket - A Topology Optimization Project by Altair, Materialise and Renishaw

Materialise worked together with Altair and Renishaw to create an R&D spider bracket. The original design was based on brackets that connect the corners of architectural glass panels, used in atriums and floor-to-ceiling wall glazing.

Customer Stories
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