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Training - CFD-Thermal Analysis Of Complex Systems Using SimLab ST

This is an introductory session on SimLab for CFD and multi-physics simulation using Acusolve. A combination of lectures and exercises explain the modelling and physics setup of for complex assemblies. Leveraging on Altair Structural (OptiStruct)...

Webinars

Optimization-enabled Structural and Multiphysics Analysis

Simulation-driven design powered by topology optimization was created by OptiStruct over two decades ago. Its success has changed the CAE/CAD industry as today all vendors have embraced this trend.

Presentations

EM and EDA, from Concept to Production

Altair’s portfolio of simulation-driven design solutions covers – amongst many other disciplines – electromagnetics (EM) and electronic design automation (EDA).

Presentations

How Whirlpool Evaluates and Validates Concepts in Minutes with Altair SimSolid

In this webinar, Alexandre Luis Marangoni, Senior CAE Engineer at Whirlpool Corporation discusses how they validated SimSolid against FEA solver results, then implemented the tool into their concept design processes.
SimSolid is used at Whirlpool to quickly evaluate concept feasibility, answer crit

Webinars

Altair for Consumer Goods

What makes consumers loyal to a product? There are many factors ranging from sensory perception to quality and durability, and now more than ever, the sustainability of the product and its impact on the planet.

Datasheets

Stanley Black & Decker Chooses Altair HyperWorks Unlimited™ for CAE Design Exploration

Stanley Black & Decker chose Altair’s HyperWorks Unlimited to optimize their CAE processes for power tool design, enabling them to explore concepts more deeply, reduce cycle times and make better decisions faster.

Customer Stories

Attaining Nonlinear and Multiphysics Mastery for SMBs with SimLab and OptiStruct

A growing number of companies aspire to perform multiphysics, but each added analysis tool introduces new complexity to a development process. Model translation, remeshing, design modification – these tasks offer no added value and increase the li...

Webinars

Webinar: How Brompton Bicycle Makes Design Decisions in Seconds with Altair SimSolid

Together with Altair, Brompton Bicycle will give you insight into its experiences of utilizing Altair SimSolid, a revolutionary structural analysis solution developed specifically for design engineers. During the 60 minute session, Jonathan Heath,...

Webinars

Get in the Groove with HPC

PING continues to be a leader in the high Moment of Inertia MOI product category by leveraging both HPC and Altair tools to develop the most forgiving clubs in the industry. Due to the increased amount of data needing to be transferred from the H...

ATC Presentations

Seafood Provider Forecasts Using the Freshest Data

Icicle’s legacy accounting system, built in-house, was unable to provide access to data in a useful, dynamic format without extensive manual effort. Knowledge Works allows Icicle to automate data capture, preparation and reporting, and generate ad...

Customer Stories

System Simulation for HVAC

Presenter: Christian Kehrer, Altair [on behalf of Oliver Höfert, Simulation Engineer at Kampmann]

The increasing virtualization of engineering methods is inevitable. This also holds true for the design of systems that take care for the thermal well-being of humans, e.g. in buildings. If it

ATC Presentations, Videos

The Wahoo KICKR Bike: Designing a Ride Experience that Blurs the Line Between Virtual and Reality

As more products enter the market that simulate real world experiences, consumers' expectations are rapidly increasing. To meet these rising expectations the hardware and controls required are becoming more complex while maintaining time to marke...

ATC Presentations

Revolutionizing the Children's Orthotics Industry

London based Andiamo is causing a revolution in the children’s orthotics industry. Digitally scanning provides highly accurate body models, without the distress caused from plaster moulds. Andiamo use Altair’s simulation technologies to design the...

Customer Stories

Simulation-Driven Design of a Portable Basketball Hoop System - Initial Steps

A simulation-driven design process is proven to generate improved, more robust and cost-effective designs within a shorter design cycle. Incorporating simulation and optimization early in the design cycle helps shape the concept designs so less it...

Technical Papers

Empowering Designers with Predictive Simulation Technology

Jon Heath, Lead Mechanical Engineer at Brompton Bicycle presents at the UK ATC 2019. The Brompton bicycle has been engineered over many years using very much traditional engineering development methods. Introducing FEA tools and methods into the d...

ATC Presentations

Guerrilla Gravity Improves Manufacturing Method for the Most Durable and Lightweight, High-performance Bikes

For pioneering a new material application and technology without a road map, Guerrilla Gravity used Altair OptiStruct in the early design design phase. The result was the development of lightweight, high-performance bikes, that are 300% more impac...

Customer Stories

Component level simulation of selective laser melting process − VTT Pipe

VTT has been testing AM process simulation tools for inclusion in their design for AM workflow. Through these tests, Additive Works’ Amphyon software was found to predict component level geometric distortion values that corresponded well with meas...

Customer Stories

Automated First-time-right Support Generation for Laser Beam Melting with Additive Works’ Amphyon

Additive Works will replace these extensive iterations by the use of process simulation and optimization to create a support structure first-time-right.

Customer Stories

Development of a Lightweight, Composite Carbon Fiber Street Racing Bicycle Frame

Czech company Duratec Ltd. develops handmade bike frames using both aluminium and composite materials. For a recent project at Duratec presenting the latest approach in development of carbon fiber optimization of the bike frame, Altair HyperWorks ...

Customer Stories

Top Use Case Lambda

Optical and Illumination Design Software by Lambda Research Corporation

Customer Stories

StressCheck Top Use Cases

High-Fidelity FEA Software example of how to apply StressCheck to receive accurate stress analysis with guaranteed reliability

Use Cases

Providing Designers Easy Access to Powerful Simulation Tools

Brompton Bicycle discuss the benefits they have seen from moving away from simulation in their CAD system to a more powerful and flexible system from Altair.

Customer Testimonials

Efficient Multidisciplinary Modeling of a Washing Machine Motor Duty Cycle

Presentation by Dr. Martin Ortega, Principal Design Engineer at Mabe.

This work presents a systematic process of the electromagnetic and thermal analysis of a washing machine single-phase capacitor-run induction motor during a full wash cycle. By utilizing an electromagnetic solver and a

ATC Presentations, Videos

Composites Driving Innovation: Development of a Sit-Ski as an Advanced Technology Demonstrator

The National Composites Centre (NCC), in collaboration with the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) and University of Warwick (WMG) worked on a collaborative project to develop a Cross-Catapult tech...

Customer Stories

Mabe's Continual Performance Improvement of Washing Machines with a Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Mabe is a Mexico-based international appliance company designing, producing and distributing a wide spectrum of home appliances such as washing machines, dryers, cooking ranges, refrigerators, air-conditioners, microwaves, etc. Altair technology h...

Customer Stories

How do you scale empathy?

This presentation was recorded at the UK Altair Technology Conference on 19th September, 2017. During his speech, Naveed Parvez, Founder of Andiamo, tells his very personal story of the creation of his company in response to his experiences when his son needed a supportive orthoses device.

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Presentations

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

An Efficient Workflow for Composite Design & Analysis Using LAP, CoDA & Laminate Tools with HyperMesh

The task is to define optimal composite material and laminate property data, using HyperMesh in combination with Anaglyph’s composites design and analysis software tools.

Technical Papers

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

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

Subros Leverages Altair HyperWorks® to Build Optimized Product Designs While Reducing 60% Simulation Time and 40% Prototyping Costs

Subros is the leading manufacturer of thermal products for automotive applications in India and operates in technical collaboration with Denso. Being a major supplier of AC units to the predominant automotive segments and all classes of vehicles p...

Customer Stories

Topology optimization and new manufacturing methods enable lightweight design in agricultural engineering

Amazone develops and produces innovative agricultural technology, enabling and supporting modern and economical arable farming methods. For the re-design of an originally welded suspension component as a casting part, solidThinking Inspire was use...

Customer Stories

Wilson Golf/Driver vs. Driver

Altair’s work on Driver vs. Driver, Wilson Golf’s television competition that followed aspiring golf club designers in their journey to develop Wilson’s next club in production. Our industrial design team worked with each of the contestants to dev...

Customer Stories

Wilson Golf

Wilson has a strong relationship with Altair, having worked alongside Altair ProductDesign on a number of successful projects in the past and valuing the broad range of simulation and design technologies available in the HyperWorks and solidThinking software
suites. Altair’s technical and industria

Customer Stories

Using Altair FEKO to Facilitate Development of the World's Smallest TV Antenna

Dr. Margarita Tecpoyotl-Torres leads a team of students and researchers at The Center for Research in Engineering and Applied Sciences (CIICAp) at UAEM. They use FEKO for simulation technology in the design and development small, low cost, lightwe...

Customer Stories

HyperWorks 2017: Pre-Processing with SimLab

This webinar will show you new techniques to further reduce modeling time and improve model handling.

Webinars

Quickly and Easily Visualize New Product Concepts

Philips uses modeling software to quickly and easily visualize design concepts so design and engineering colleagues can work hand-in-hand throughout the process, and ultimately conceptualize final products.

Customer Stories

Top Use Cases: HUByx

Presentation introducing a few of the top use cases for the human FE model, HUByx.

Use Cases
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