Extensive Materials Library: AKA Golden Nuggets for Product Engineers

The Solidworks Blog

When you need to test the performance of your product with virtual simulation, you MUST properly define the product’s physical characteristics so your test results closely mirror the product’s real behavior. Material definition for environmental impact simulation.

Imagine, Create and Innovate with SOLIDWORKS and Matsuura

The Solidworks Blog

With the addition of tools like SOLIDWORKS CAM and DELMIAWORKS IQMS products, more and more companies are starting to bring manufacturing and prototyping closer to the design and simulation process. He has also written the CAMWorks Handbook.

Why PCB is a Mechanical Creature – Part 2

The Solidworks Blog

What is surprising is that when it comes to PCB specifications, handbooks and even the IPC’s Certified Interconnect Designer (CID) program, these documents are steeped in mechanical requirements. Both ECAD and MCAD have been responding to this need with simulation tools.

Travis Fitch Brings Superpatterns to Light

Shapeways Blog

There is so much dynamism to reality that doesn’t exist inside a computer — how light and shadows behave, the weight and feel of materials, their movement in space and time — no simulation or rendering can compete with this.

America Makes Announces Complete, Qualified Database of Material Properties for Fused Deposition Modeling® (FDM®) Additive Manufacturing of ULTEM™ 9085 Resin

Additive Manufacturing

Moreover, now that a process exists for NCAMP that can approve any non-metallic AM material, the CMH-17 organization recently announced that it would be creating a new volume of its Composites Material Handbook, often referred to by the industry as CMH-17.