SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Designer to Analyst

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Today, simulation has become a tool used throughout the product development process. Well, simulation became accessible to those without PhDs and computers grew more powerful. The designer knows the real-world behavior they want to study.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation: Mechanism Design

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Designing mechanisms is a comparatively challenging task and needs fair amount of expertise. Normally designers use past experience, existing designs or manual sketches to conclude on a working mechanism.

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation and SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer: A Customer’s Perspective from HYDAC

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In 2018, we invited some SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium users to try our newest simulation offering: SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE) , a powerful cloud-based structural simulation solution powered by Abaqus , the best finite element analysis (FEA) solver on the market.

Using Modeling and Simulation in Medical Device Development

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Computational Modeling and Simulation (CM&S) can create and simulate biologic test environments and conditions to complement the validation of safety and effectiveness by nonphysical means , while also accelerating development and lowering costs.

3D Printed Aging Simulator Allows Designers to Help Seniors

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3D printed aging simulator 3D printed simulation 3D printed simulation suit 3D printed training simulators Baltic Senior Association Get Models Now medical simulator Poznan University of Life Sciences zmorphWhile you may still be enjoying those vibrant younger years before the inevitable aches and pains of old age begin to arrive, you probably wonder what it will feel like as you begin aging. This type.

Introducing Simulation Engineer

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At SOLIDWORKS World we announced the imminent launch of Simulation Engineer, a new structural analysis solution from our sister brand SIMULIA. To the casual observer it may seem that all structural simulation is the same. This is where the new Simulation Engineer solution comes in.

The Best of Tales from 3DEXPERIENCE, SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer & SOLIDWORKS Simulation Desktop

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There has been a lot of buzz recently in the SOLIDWORKS community about SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer or SSE on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE) is a group of Apps on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform as shown below.

Three Reasons Why Simulation on the Cloud is the Future

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This is driving more and more product organizations to adopt cloud-based solutions to manage their design and product development processes. The goal was to develop a design for a lamp to be used inside and outside a building. 3D CAD model of the lamp assembly in SOLIDWORKS.

SIMULATION FOR BUILDINGS

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The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. The 3DEXPERIENCE platform provides a seamless way to model and analyze buildings using the CATIA Building Structure app.

Perform Static Analysis on your models with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation static analysis includes many amazing capabilities and there are always questions about what types of simulation and elements can SOLIDWORKS Simulation handle? SOLIDWORKS Simulation Mesh. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Shell Element.

Cleaning up our oceans with simulation

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CLEANING UP OUR OCEANS WITH SIMULATION. The Ocean Cleanup is designing and developing advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic that comes in by millions of tons. BRUNO SAINTE-ROSE, Lead Computational Modeler, The Ocean Cleanup.

SIMULATION FOR BRIDGES

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The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. Detailed analysis of the gusset plates and the connections was performed using Abaqus simulation software. Learn all about SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION.

Webinar on Demand: Advanced Simulation for SOLIDWORKS Users

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Advanced Simulation capabilities are now available to SOLIDWORKS users with SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE). This video, for example, demonstrates how advanced simulation with SSE is used to solve a one such problem, with contacts and hyper-elastic materials.

Experience What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018

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Whether you need to test for structural integrity, fluid dynamics, or plastics manufacturability, the SOLIDWORKS Simulation suite provides an easy-to-use portfolio of analysis tools for predicting a product’s real-world physical behavior by virtually testing your CAD models.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation: Kaiju vs. Mech

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It’s Kaiju vs. Mech in a winner-take-all battle pitting a massive monster head to head against a giant machine…and it’s going down in SOLIDWORKS Simulation. In addition, we wanted to take you behind the scenes to see how these models were designed and eventually 3D printed.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

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The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. Image courtesy: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design Group. How can we include product, nature and life in the design processes for civil structures? ROLE OF SIMULATION.

Japan: id.arts Releases 3D Printed Kitchen Simulation Models

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Japan-headquartered id.arts focuses on helping others design major projects. Their latest innovations involve the use of 3D printing to simulate the building of a kitchen, and you don’t have to be a. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed kitchen simulation 3d printed prototypes id.arts japanView the entire article via our website.

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What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 delivers new enhancements, together with improved performance, productivity and quality. Our goal is to help our users set up, solve and interrogate their simulation results faster, easier and in a robust manner.

SOLIDWORKS Frisbee Flow Simulation

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After my previous summer games blog, I decided to try it in flow simulation. Not only would it satisfy the mystery of how Frisbees fly without wings, it would also be a great chance to try the new option in Flow Simulation for rotating bodies. SOLIDWORKS Simulation

Solving Beamy Part 2 – Three-Point Bending Test with SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer

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Figure 1 shows a typical 3-point bending test, but please read the previous blog for a review of how we solved the problem using SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium. Figure 3 shows the Feature Manager available in SSE, which describes the settings for the simulation.

SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer – Solving Complex Physics with Speed and Confidence

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I’m excited to announce that starting today SIMULIA® Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE) is commercially available! Built on the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE® platform, SSE enables you to speed up the design process by running simulation calculations in the cloud or on your local machine.

My Highlights of SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: the New Toplogy Study

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018 introduces a new study type, the Topology Study, which enables designers and engineers to develop innovative minimum mass components. The first step of the design refinement process is to determine the loads the link will experience during the hinge operation.

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There is a SOLIDWORKS Simulation Package to virtually test your design

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Use a SOLIDWORKS Simulation Package to virtually test your design! With SOLIDWORKS Simulation, the virtual testing environment makes validating your design a breeze. SOLIDWORKS Simulation is available in three packages: SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Study Constraints

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Topology studies in SOLIDWORKS Simulation give you insight to help determine the best design for a set of constraints (included in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional and Premium packages). SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Frequency Constraint.

Automation using SOLIDWORKS Simulation API

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The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Application Programming Interface (API) functionality can be used to automate the creation of studies, applying loads and fixtures, material selection, meshing, running analyses and processing results. Ensure SOLIDWORKS Simulation is checked / added in SOLIDWORKS.

Accelerating Transmission Systems design with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium

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Litens Automotive Group is the global leader in the design and manufacture of engineered power transmission systems designs and components. Accelerated new product design and development. That solution is SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium..

Will Drafting Help a Road Cyclist? A Flow Simulation Study

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Analyst by profession and heart, I decided to check myself so I jumped on one of the Simulation tools that I use, SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation. I can also simulate multiple cyclists to check the effect of drafting. Here is an image of that model.

10 Reasons why EVERY Design Engineer needs SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

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SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation. Engineering Fluid Dynamics (EFD) is a new breed of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software that enables mechanical engineers to simulate fluid flow and heat transfer applications with powerful, intuitive, and accessible 3D tools.

Autodesk Releases Netfabb 2017, Enhancing Design, Simulation & Toolpath Capabilities

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3D model preparation 3d modeling software autodesk Autodesk Future of Manufacturing portfolio cnc machining Milling Netfabb Netfabb 2017Many today tout themselves as ‘leaders’ in numerous areas regarding 3D printing technology from software to hardware to materials, but for a company such as Autodesk, that’s already an undeniable. View the entire article via our website.

Simulating a Cleaner World, From Molecule to Metropolis

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Engineers are using sophisticated models to clean plastic debris from oceans, optimize airflow in smog-filled cities, and make vehicles lighter and more efficient. Wilson’s unique structure and collection method were designed on 3D modeling software created by Dassault Systèmes.

Parametric Electromagnetic Simulation in SOLIDWORKS

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What is parametric Electromagnetic simulation? The parameter can be any SOLIDWORKS dimension or any simulation related variable. Examples of SOLIDWORKS dimensions can be mate distance, model dimension, number of units in a linear or circular pattern etc.

Looking at SOLIDWORKS Thermal Distribution Simulation

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There are many great modules included in the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional product suite such as Optimization, Buckling, Drop Test, as well as a powerful module called Thermal distribution simulation. All of the simulation modules are directly integrated with SOLIDWORKS! Once the model has been designed we can quickly validate the design: Thermal Module. SOLIDWORKS Simulation SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional Thermal White Paper

Understanding Plastic Part Design

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Plastic parts are now commonplace in consumer product design, and for good reason. For the engineering and design team at URB-E, it was a no brainier to utilize plastic components for the fenders and battery hub in order to ramp up its production.

Goals in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

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One of the key technologies in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation is a concept in the software called Goals. The Goals in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation serve 3 purposes: Defines Design Goals and/or other important criteria. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Goal Types.

Get Zooming with SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

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This post sets out to introduce more people to a very useful, but not well known, feature in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation that is colloquially known as “Zooming.” At the top of the Flow Simulation tree, right-click the project name and choose “Clone Project” from the menu list.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation 2017

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The newest release of SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation 2017 is packed with new user-requested enhancements that make it even easier and faster to determine the impact of a liquid or gas flow on your product designs during the design phase—long before physical protoypes are created.

Where Dreams Take Flight—Designing Clean, Energy-Efficient Aircrafts with SOLIDWORKS

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While working as an aircraft systems engineer, Jettanakorn decided to put his years of experience in designing aviation systems and aircraft maintenance to good use, by building his first plane – the two-seater JX-200RG Sport Thunder High-Performance five years ago.