SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Designer to Analyst

The Solidworks Blog

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

The Solidworks Blog

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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Introducing Simulation Engineer

The Solidworks Blog

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.

SIMULATION FOR BUILDINGS

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. Image courtesy: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design Group. Image courtesy: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design Group.

New SOLIDWORKS 2019 Simulation and Data Management Solutions are Unveiled Live

The Solidworks Blog

Be sure to tune in Wednesday, December 5th starting at 1:00pm ET to watch as we announce what’s new in the SOLIDWORKS 2019 Distributed Data Management and Designer to Analyst solutions. Deeper integration with the SOLIDWORKS Design environment.

Experience What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018

The Solidworks Blog

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 2019 Topology Study Intermediate Results

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 now allows Topology Studies to be stopped during intermediate iterations and keep its results. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Solver Dialog. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Study. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Intermediate Topology Results.

SIMULATION FOR BRIDGES

3D Perspectives

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.

Demo: Optimizing Your Designs in SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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In any design project, the most efficient way to meet cost and performance goals is by quickly identifying your product’s optimal design – often easier said than done. SOLIDWORKS Simulation cad-embedded design concurrent engineering demo optimzation Simulation

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.

Un-boxing SOLIDWORKS Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

Over the years I have realized that, today, companies are designing their packaging and content of the package with a very high level of detail. There are four essentials that I want to point at today: (1) Quick Start Guide (“Introduction to Simulation”). (2)

SOLIDWORKS Simulation: Kaiju vs. Mech

The Solidworks Blog

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.

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.

The Case for FEA Simulations Early in New Product Development

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Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

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.

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.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Client Story: SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Helps Techsburg Inc. Validate Designs

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This week's client story showcases parts validation in the Nuclear Industry and the use of SOLIDWORKS Simulation. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Client StoriesTriMech is fortunate to work with clients from Maine to Florida and out to Arkansas, offering a range of engineering solutions.

My Highlights of SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: the New Toplogy Study

The Solidworks Blog

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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SOLIDWORKS Frisbee Flow Simulation

CADD Edge

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

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium Nonlinear eCourse is Now Available

The Solidworks Blog

The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium: Nonlinear eCourse is now available at MySolidWorks. Interactive simulations that allow you to make the picks and clicks yourself.

Simulation Study: Empowering Innovation

Tech Clarity

How do leading companies empower design engineers with simulation? We are conducting new research on simulation and exploring questions such as how does simulation help design engineers? What are the best ways to help design engineers adopt simulation tools?

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.

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

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Simulation Explained: Donut Drop Test

The Solidworks Blog

That got us thinking, “frosting is to donuts, what simulation is to CAD.” A donut or design might be able to stand on its own, but the frosting or simulation is the proverbial icing on the cake. The post Simulation Explained: Donut Drop Test appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

Shark Cage SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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It’s exactly their power that is examined in this “Jaws” simulation. This video shows how SOLIDWORKS Simulation can be utilizes on shark cage construction to ensure strength BEFORE sending down Jacque to swim with the sharks. SOLIDWORKS SimulationAre you scared of sharks?

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Simulation Training videos now available at MySolidWorks

The Solidworks Blog

With MySolidWorks you can get answers about SOLIDWORKS solutions, learn more and connect with manufacturers worldwide to bring your designs to life. MySolidWorks is a great place to learn a new design skill. Are you ready to take advantage of Simulation training at MySolidWorks?

Design for the Ages with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Analysis

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Whether it’s game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, or 20 years into your design’s 30 year operational life, fatigue is an ever present concern that must be addressed! Stress fatigue can cause catastrophic design failures with little to no warning, making its prevention a primary concern in cyclic loading applications. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Studies. SOLIDWORKS Simulation fatigue analysis utilizes a stress-life approach to analyzing high-cycle fatigue.

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. On the other hand, simulation parameters can be the current in a coil, the number of turns in a winding, the frequency of alternating current 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. The post Looking at SOLIDWORKS Thermal Distribution Simulation appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

Automation using SOLIDWORKS Simulation API

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Webinar: Addressing Bottlenecks in Simulation

Tech Clarity

Michelle Boucher will share her recent research on Simulation Bottlenecks during a webinar on Thursday September 29 at 2:00 EDT. The post Webinar: Addressing Bottlenecks in Simulation appeared first on Tech-Clarity.

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..

Simulating a Cleaner World, From Molecule to Metropolis

3D Perspectives

Wilson’s unique structure and collection method were designed on 3D modeling software created by Dassault Systèmes. By using virtual modeling, The Ocean Cleanup team generated knowledge about the ideal design for System 001 faster and more accurately than they could with physical testing. “We’re

Will Drafting Help a Road Cyclist? A Flow Simulation Study

The Solidworks Blog

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. The Simulation process remains same, except that we use two cycles.

How Human Task Simulation Can Identify AEC Safety Risks

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Click to Tweet: How Human Task Simulation. But by factoring ergonomic solutions in at the design stage of a new building, many workplaces and facilities can dramatically minimize the potential for design-induced risks to health, personal or process safety or environmental performance.

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.

Save SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fixtures and Loads to the Design Library

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A time saving tip for SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fixtures and Loads (which are defined for a specific simulation case) is to save them to the Design Library so they can be easily reused in other models. For instance, in the following image a simple cantilever model is shown where one fixture and one load/force are applied to the simulation settings. These types of fixtures and loads are very common in simulation problems.

Customize SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Input Data Folder

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Generating a new Flow Simulation project brings up the default analysis tree. The SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Input Data Folder by default only includes Computational Domain, Fluid Subdomains, Boundary Conditions, Goals and Mesh. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Input Data folder. If you are constantly adding other features found in the CommandManager or menus, you can include these in the SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Input Data Folder.

Understanding Plastic Part Design

The Solidworks Blog

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.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Topology Optimization

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The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Topology Study included in the Professional version simplifies structural topology investigations with a goal-driven approach to mathematically alter the stiffness of the meshed geometry. SOLIDWORKS Simulation SOLIDWORKS 2018 SW2018 Topology Optimization

CAASE 2018 highlights design and simulation software for Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

The Conference on Advancing Analysis and Simulation in Engineering (CAASE) took place June 5th-7th with more than 500 industry professionals assembling in Cleveland for technical presentations, workshops, training courses, and an exhibit. The event catered to the broader engineering simulation community with four key themes across physical and biological systems, simulation governance and democratization, business […].

Which SOLIDWORKS Simulation Package is Best for Your Needs

DASI Solutions

Written by: Jared Spaniol, Application Engineer SOLIDWORKS offers many different products and packages that range from technical communication to simulation to bringing designs to life with SOLIDWORKS Visualize.