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. Let’s dig into this new study by considering a simple example that I carried out recently.

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Design for Additive Manufacturing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Topology Study

Javelin Tech Tips

Widespread adoption of the materials and geometric freedom provided by additive manufacturing pushes the boundaries of traditional simulation validation processes. Topology Study produces organic geometry that is optimized for its intended application.

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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?

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Accuracy Report by AFNOR

The Solidworks Blog

Need to know how accurate SOLIDWORKS Simulation really is? This report compares 101 results given by SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 with examples provided by AFNOR. To get the full validation report of SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 by AFNOR, click here.

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.

Display Settings Options for Reading Simulation Results

Modern Tech

In any simulation project, setting up the correct boundary condition and interpreting the results are the most challenging phases, regardless of the simulation software being used. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 3D CAD

New SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert Exam Now Available

The Solidworks Blog

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). ?

Which SOLIDWORKS Simulation Package is best for me?

Javelin Tech Tips

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 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.

Simulate Efficiently with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Load Case Manager

Javelin Tech Tips

Getting valid, informative, and useful results is the goal of any design validation and verification activity, whether it be through simulation or physical testing. Simulating with the Load Case Manager allows you to add all relevant loads and fixtures to a single SOLIDWORKS Simulation Study.

Save Time with SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 can’t create more time (I wish), but it will save you a ton of time on repetitive tasks and simulations! The process for setting up multiple load cases has been simplified and now all possible scenarios can be solved in a single run.

Un-boxing SOLIDWORKS Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

There are four essentials that I want to point at today: (1) Quick Start Guide (“Introduction to Simulation”). (2) 3) Tutorials (“SOLIDWORKS Simulation Tutorials”). (4) Just go to “Help>SOLIDWORKS Simulation>Tutorial” to find the “SOLIDWORKS Simulation Tutorials.”

Offloaded Simulation allows you to solve your SOLIDWORKS Studies on another computer

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 introduces SOLIDWORKS Offloaded Simulation where you can solve a study on another computer to free up resources on your machine for parallel tasks. Available for SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium licenses with static and nonlinear studies.

Cleaning up our oceans with simulation

3D Perspectives

CLEANING UP OUR OCEANS WITH SIMULATION. In her presentation, Dommergues demonstrated how XFlow CFD simulations enabled researchers to study the effect of the scree design on its drag and on the flow around it. The following article appeared in our 2017 annual report.

Case study: How SOLIDWORKS Laid a Solid Base for Baser

The Solidworks Blog

Their patented design has made securing an umbrella sunscreen a far simpler process than ever before. Baser found that with SOLIDWORKS’ 3D CAD, having their designs loaded into the software made it easy to make rapid changes on the fly – simplifying the process of producing virtual prototypes.

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.

New SOLIDWORKS 2019 Simulation and Data Management Solutions are Unveiled Live

The Solidworks Blog

You’ll HEAR from SOLIDWORKS experts on specific new capabilities and LEARN how these user-driven enhancements—with demonstrations focused on the areas below—in SOLIDWORKS 2019 will improve your product development process.

Objectify Standardises on MSC`s Simufact Additive for Additive Manufacturing process Simulation

Additive Manufacturing

(Bangalore, May 20 2019) - MSC Software (MSC) , a global leader in simulation software and services, who enable product manufacturers to advance their engineering methods, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Objectify Technologies Pvt.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. How can we include product, nature and life in the design processes for civil structures? Tweet: How can we include product, nature & life in the design processes for civil structures?

Mesh Sectioning Enhances Understanding of Simulation Studies

CATI Tech Notes

A new and very useful tool in understanding the internal results of simulation studies has been created. This same process can be applied to results plots like Stress, Displacement, etc. Simulation SOLIDWORKS What's New

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.

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. In excel, click the “Create a Study” button.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Results Save Location

Javelin Tech Tips

The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Results Save Location can be specified in the simulation options. Simulation Options. After enabling the SOLIDWORKS Simulation add-in and opening a file, you can open Simulation > Options > Default Options tab > Results.

Parametric Electromagnetic Simulation in SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

What is parametric Electromagnetic simulation? In the EMS for SOLIDWORKS add-in, we can study how the electromagnetic fields, forces etc., The parameter can be any SOLIDWORKS dimension or any simulation related variable. How to do parametric simulation in EMS?

OxyArm: Engineering a Medical First with Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

Well, I want to make it possible for you to feel better earlier in the design process with help from virtual testing. In this multi-part blog series, I’m going to take you through the testing process used by Southmedic, Inc.

Hardware Recommendations for SOLIDWORKS Simulation

Javelin Tech Tips

In terms of SOLIDWORKS Simulation hardware you may want a bit more firepower for complex studies. However be aware that even the top of the line computer does not replace SOLIDWORKS Simulation best practices such as using shell/beam elements, symmetry, mesh controls, etc.

Simulation Helps Save the World’s Architectural Heritage

3D Perspectives

Click to Tweet: Simulation Helps Save the World’s. uses simulation to restore heritage buildings. One of the tools he uses for this work is Abaqus FEA software from SIMULIA, the Dassault Systèmes brand for realistic simulation. SIMULIA for realistic AEC simulation.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation 2017

The Solidworks Blog

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.

Trend Tracker in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard

The Solidworks Blog

For an engineer to improve a design, it is important to have easy-to-use simulation tools available that enable one to look at many “what-if” scenarios easily and efficiently. Great Engineering Design is about finding a solution that is not only functional but also close to optimal.

Spare 22-Minutes, Save Hours by Using Simulation API

The Solidworks Blog

It all starts with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Application Programming Interface (API). The API optimization tool can be used to automate the creation of studies, apply loads and fixtures, select materials, create meshing, run analyses and process results.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 [WEBINAR]

Javelin Tech Tips

With the new powerful and intuitive SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 solutions, product engineers can virtually test new ideas quickly, efficiently evaluate performance, improve quality, and get the knowledge for product innovation. Converting a Static Study to a New Study.

SIMULATION TECH TIP: String Your Bow - Nonlinear Iterative Results

Fisher/Unitech

I was very excited to see this feature in Simulation 2015: viewing partial simulation results in nonlinear analysis. When debugging a study, it's extremely useful to watch the solution as it progresses and make changes. This nonlinear dynamic study was "driven" using fixtures.

Spare 22-Minutes, Save Hours by Using Simulation API

The Solidworks Blog

It all starts with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Application Programming Interface (API). The API optimization tool can be used to automate the creation of studies, apply loads and fixtures, select materials, create meshing, run analyses and process results.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2016 Mesh Sectioning [VIDEO]

Javelin Tech Tips

One of the powerful tools required in both pre- and post-processing FEA simulations is the ability to have an insight into the internal mesh elements of a body. This is now available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2016 Mesh Sectioning. Pre-Processing Mesh Sectioning.

The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

3D Perspectives

Role of Simulation in #AEC. How can we include nature and life – and by life we mean human life – in the design process of an architectural structure? Click to Tweet: Simulation helps us consider nature. & & human life in the #architectural #design process.

Case Study: How SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE is Driving World-class Innovation

The Solidworks Blog

It’s a process that GBO Innovation Makers have nailed down tightly – with a little help from SOLIDWORKS’ 3DEXPERIENCE® along the way. It’s a process where clear and consistent communication between both parties is absolutely essential. [link]. Working to a brief.

Structural and Fluid Simulation for Oil & Gas Products

The Solidworks Blog

Regarding the simulation of these components, it is very important to know the failure process of each of them. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Solution. To know more about SOLIDWORKS Simulation please visit our Simulation Solutions page.

SOLIDWORKS SIMULATION 2015! Enhancements that will blow you away

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2015 is finally here and I have had the chance to play around with the latest simulation capabilities in SOLIDWORKS. Here are some of the enhancements that you will see in the upcoming release of SOLIDWORKS SIMULATION. Rotating Mesh in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation.

SIMULATION TECH TIP: Transferring Flow Loads to Shell Elements

Fisher/Unitech

In SOLIDWORKS, we have the ability to take advantage of an integrated interface where we can use multiple simulation tools. If you are using Flow Simulation and Simulation (FEA), you can export Flow Simulation loads to FEA studies.

Simulation Tech Tip: How to Load Results Faster and Reduce File Size for Nonlinear and Transient Studies (Results Options)

Fisher/Unitech

Here's a quick and simple tip for all multi step simulations , dynamic, non linear, drop etc. For a large model this means large files and computational overhead (aka lag switching between studies. If they are not needed for the study un-check the box.

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Get started with Online SOLIDWORKS Simulation Training

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Training in MySolidWorks. If you’ve been unable to start Simulation training due to time or budgetary constraints, that’s about to change. MySolidWorks is now offering exclusive Simulation training videos to SOLIDWORKS Subscription users.

Design for the Ages with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Analysis

Javelin Tech Tips

Luckily for you and your designs, SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Analysis (included with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard, Professional, and Premium versions) allows you to ensure fatigue resistance from the comfort of your desk, letting you skip the gym entirely! SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Studies. Fatigue studies are fully integrated in SOLIDWORKS Simulation, meaning that starting a new study is as simple as the click of a button.

Accelerating Transmission Systems design with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium

Javelin Tech Tips

Challenge: Simulate the performance of sophisticated assemblies involving complex contact effectsduring product design to optimize performance, minimize expensive prototyping cycles, and save time and money. That solution is SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium..