Defining Rubber-Like Materials in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium enables you to virtually test real-life scenarios more accurately. It provides you with a wide variety of material models for nonlinear analyses. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 3D CAD 3D Printing Materials

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.

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New SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert Exam Now Available

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A new SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert exam is now available! This exam was developed for seasoned analysis users who have a good understanding of the entire suite of analysis tools available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium. Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional – Simulation (CSWP-S). ?

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

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Get Hands-on with Advanced Simulation at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

This year at SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2019, if you’re a Simulation aficionado, you’re going to be spoiled! We’re excitedly looking forward to announcing the commercial availability of our latest simulation solution, SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE).

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 Collapse Tree Folders

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation study trees can become long and harder to navigate when you start into more complex studies. While adding new contacts/loads/fixtures and defining materials/shells/etc, the folders and sub-folders are expanded. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Study Tree Expanded.

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

The Solidworks Blog

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

The Solidworks Blog

Simulation is no exception to this cloud revolution, companies are looking for more agile and collaborative ways to validate designs while reducing cost and complexity. Here are 3 reasons why cloud simulation is the future: 1. Access engineering and simulation data from anywhere.

SIMULATION FOR BUILDINGS

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. Abaqus simulation software helped SXDA locate regions where additional reinforcements were needed and where reinforcement could be reduced.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Reports

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation provides an automatic way to export your results to a Word document. The report includes items like Mesh properties, Material properties, Stress plots, etc. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Report Tools. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Include Image in Report.

Which SOLIDWORKS Simulation Package is best for me?

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Similar to SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, SOLIDWORKS Simulation is offered in Standard , Professional , and Premium packages, giving you a choice of analysis modules, allowing you to get the best value for your software investment. “Which Simulation Package is best for me?”

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Copy Features to New Studies

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Running multiple SOLIDWORKS Simulation studies on a model typically have similar features. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Copy Study. You have the ability to drag features from an existing study on top of another Simulation study tab. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Copy Force Load.

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Solving Beamy – Three-Point Bending Test with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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Beamy produces a high-tech speaker, and we are going to try and use SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium to perform a three-point bending test on an internal bracket for one of these speakers, see Figures 2-3. Figure 4 – Acrylic Chassis Material Properties.

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.

Get peace of mind with the SOLIDWORKS 2020 Simulation Evaluator

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Luckily, this will be another one of those “when I was your age…” kinds of problems, thanks to the new Simulation Evaluator tool available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020. Access the Simulation Evaluator directly from the Simulation Tree.

Test out different Materials with SOLIDWORKS Simulation!

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The extensive SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials library can be used for many things such as mass properties, simulation studies etc. These materials include accurate mechanical properties that come into effect when simulation studies are run. SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials include steel, iron, aluminum, copper, titanium, zinc, non-metals, and many more: SOLIDWORKS Simulation Materials Library. Custom Materials.

Simulation Software and 3D Microstructure Skeletons Could Automate Materials Design

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d simulation automated system cluster journal article machine learning mechanical properties metamaterials microstructures mit csail MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) research paper Science Advances simulation software topology optimization Wojciech Matusik

Webinar on Demand: Advanced Simulation for SOLIDWORKS Users

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Visitech: Making Cricket Safer with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

Visitech stepped up to the crease and knocked the challenge for six – with a little help from SOLIDWORKS Simulation… Say hello to Alan Meeks, product designer extraordinaire. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

Solvay and e-Xstream engineering expand materials simulation for 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Belgian chemical company Solvay, has announced that it has added two new high-performance 3D printing polymers to e-Xstream engineering’s Digimat-AM platform for material simulation. By making them available through Digimat-AM Solvay hopes to broaden the potential of these materials and strengthen its position within […].

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. ROLE OF SIMULATION. Subsequent to such simulation analyses, the predicted data values can be visualized and examined. One such simulation tool is available from Dassault Systèmes.

New SOLIDWORKS 2019 Simulation and Data Management Solutions are Unveiled Live

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Enhanced Bill of Material capabilities. More accurately simulate real-world conditions with Distributed Loading. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

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. You are able to view the Material Mass Plot of this iteration.

Design for Additive Manufacturing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Topology Study

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Widespread adoption of the materials and geometric freedom provided by additive manufacturing pushes the boundaries of traditional simulation validation processes. The post Design for Additive Manufacturing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Topology Study appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

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

The Solidworks Blog

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.

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. The boundary conditions, loads and material properties have all been transferred for us.

SIMULIA Simulation Engineer: Try out a new workflow for SOLIDWORKS users

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We would like to invite SOLIDWORKS users who are interested in additional nonlinear simulation capabilities to join a lighthouse beta program and try the new SIMULIA Simulation Engineer. What is SIMULIA Simulation Engineer?

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.

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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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. Delete any Simulation studies that may exist in the model.

Five things you can do with SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer that You Couldn’t do Before!

The Solidworks Blog

SIMULIA Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE) brings new advanced simulation capabilities to SOLIDWORKS users. Before talking more about the new and exciting SSE, let me remind you why you should seriously consider simulation if you’re not already.

Endur simulated Polypropylene commercial 3d printing material by Stratasys

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Endur is an advanced simulated polypropylene material for PolyJet technology commercial 3D Printers. 3d printing materials polyjet polypropylene stratasys

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. Creating a Topology Study is no different than a static study; the materials, loads and restraints are the same.

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3D Printing Materials: Our Focus on Material Simulation.

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Among the wide range of 3D printing materials that our […]. The post 3D Printing Materials: Our Focus on Material Simulation. Additive manufacturing 3D printing materials FDM Flexible Plastic resins SLS plastic

3D Printing Material: Our Focus on Material Simulation.

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Among the wide range of 3D printing materials that our […]. The post 3D Printing Material: Our Focus on Material Simulation. Additive manufacturing 3D printing materials FDM Flexible Plastic resins SLS plastic

Adjusting the Design, Material, and Parameters of a 3D Printed Strain Gauge with Computational Simulation

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A trio of researchers from the Singapore Center for 3D Printing at Nanyang Technological University recently published a paper, titled “Aerosol Jet Printed Strain Sensor: Simulation Studies. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed strain sensors aerosol jet 3d printing Aerosol Jet technology aerosol jetting ANSYS Nanyang Technological University NTU Singapore research paper simulation Singapore Centre for 3D Printing solidworks strain sensors

Reduce Costs with Optimization Studies in SOLIDWORKS Simulation

Javelin Tech Tips

When completing structural designs, it is common practice to “over-design” our materials. That is, use a size or thickness of material that we know works despite the potential for additional weight. Why are we designing with heavier, more robust materials than we need to?