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Tag Archives: Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

A Beginner’s Guide to Simulation, Part 1

Primed with the resources and fundamentals of how to get started, now it’s time to sign up for a training course and dive into simulation.

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Autodesk Nastran In-CAD

Fig. 11: The first two modes: Mode 1 (left) 1044 Hz, Mode 2 (right) 1221 Hz.

Walk through the setup and analysis of a simple bracket to get an overview of Autodesk Nastran, a CAD-embedded finite element analysis software.

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Solid Edge 2019 Released

New requirements management capabilities in Solid Edge 2019 allow users to link, track and search requirements during the product design and manufacturing process. Image courtesy of Siemens PLM Software Inc.

Broad expansion of portfolio includes new capabilities for electrical design and requirements management.

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TURBOdesign Suite v6.6 for Turbomachinery Design and Optimization Released

Figure 1: The head, efficiency and power map prediction for pump. (a) Head map and settings for performance calculation (b) Efficiency map (c) Power map

Additionally, the company is hosting a webinar to highlight the new TURBOdesign Suite functionality, including a performance map prediction for centrifugal pump and centrifugal compressor with real gas and the integration of TURBOdesign Optima with ANSYS Workbench for CFD and FEA computation.

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Optimization Overview: solidThinking Inspire

Fig. 9: von Mises stress plot for both load cases.

solidThinking Inspire 2018 is a structural optimization program designed to provide a complete workflow from geometry creation and or manipulation, through FE analysis to topology optimization and geometry shape fitting of the resultant configuration.

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