Combining Simulations Results with Renderings

CATI Tech Notes

Renderings are great for showing off your product before making a physical prototype and FEA simulations are great for understanding the stresses and deflections on your product under normal usage, but what if you could combine them? Open the Settings of the simulation result.

SOLIDWORKS Visualize is a new rendering tool for SOLIDWORKS 2016

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Visualize accurately simulates real-world lighting and advanced materials, while scaling rendering performance to meet the highest demands.

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 Display Simulation Results in the Graphics Area

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 now gives you the ability to display the results of a Simulation plot in the SOLIDWORKS graphics area. This is useful for demonstration purposes if the Simulation study has been simplified by excluding components. Simulation Results Displayed.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. ROLE OF SIMULATION. Also, realistic rendering can be used to help make depictions lifelike, adding to their value for clients.

Create a Photo-realistic Rendering in only 5 Minutes with SOLIDWORKS Visualize

Javelin Tech Tips

Dassault Systemes SolidWorks Corporation has recently released a new photo-realistic SOLIDWORKS rendering software called SOLIDWORKS Visualize, which utilizes NVIDIA Iray technology, progressively refining its image through constant feedback…. Render it out. Step 5: Render it out.

Senses and Sensibility: Putting the Consumer at the Center of Simulation and Design

3D Perspectives

Computer modeling and simulation have risen to this challenge with powerful software, high-performance hardware, and ease-of-use tools that enable design engineers to create products and services that are more consumer-centric.

3D Printed Vascular Simulation Models Improve Training and Treatment

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Vascular Simulations Replicator can be used in an angiography suite, visualizing the custom silicone vasculature using contrast injections and fluoroscopy, similar to patient treatment. We founded Vascular Simulations to achieve this goal with a novel physical simulator, the Replicator.


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Landscape Forms Improves Productivity by Designing Outdoor Products with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

The design illuminates the pedestrian walkway with light of comfortable intensity, in color that properly renders skin and clothing, and incorporates a “twinkle ring” of small lights encircling the pole that casts light sideways to illuminate the fronts of stores and restaurants.

SOLIDWORKS Subscription Software lets you do more with your CAD files!

Javelin Tech Tips

If a picture says a thousand words, what does a photo-realistic rendering say? With this powerful tool, designers and non-SOLIDWORKS users alike can import CAD data and produce high quality renderings within minutes. Furthermore, SOLIDWORKS CAM has full toolpath simulation, letting you check the results before sending g-code to the shop floor. Today is a big day!

InFocus Energy Services uses SOLIDWORKS to design and test its industry-changing oilfield tools

Javelin Tech Tips

They choose SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD software and SOLIDWORKS Simulation (Professional and Premium), sold and supported by Canada’s own Javelin Technologies. It’s the basis for everything we do: modelling, simulation, flow analysis, renderings. SOLIDWORKS Simulation FEA CFD Training.

3D Design: Conceptual Design Benefits Startups

3D Innovations

More startups are embracing 3D rendering as a way to conceptualize prototypes before investing in physical production. What Is 3D Rendering? 3D rendering allows startups to model a product with minimal upfront costs, and share the visual concepts with other team members and potential investors early in the design process. The advancements in rendering software makes it possible to simulate product shading, light refraction, surface texture and much more.

Jumpstart Your Business with the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program

The Solidworks Blog

It motivated them to do renderings, build prototypes, and more. Figure 1: Velocity Cut Plot from SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation. Eddy Lin had a crazy idea while hiking the foothills of Los Angeles.

Capture Some Enhancements! What’s Coming in SolidWorks 2016

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Simulation Enhancements. You can now use the section tool in SolidWorks Simulation to view the interior of a meshed part. The problem with PhotoView 360, is that takes a lot of guess and check to get the perfect rendering.

The Top 10 New Features in SOLIDWORKS 2017 [VIDEO]

Javelin Tech Tips

Renderings and Animations get a boost from Visualize. Dramatic improvement in rendering speed and improved workflow between modeling, rendering, and viewing. New “Visualize Boost”: Network rendering made simple for blazing fast render speeds.

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From BIM to Marketing: PART 2 – Data preparation concepts

3D Perspectives

A quick raytraced render of Metal Building. To create a high-quality image, one uses the raytracing technique that consists of physically simulating the path of light, by launching rays from the 3D viewport. The longer this simulation lasts, the better the image is.

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 – Design and Manufacturing just got Easier, Faster and Smarter

The Solidworks Blog

More powerful simulation capabilities. Configure and Render Products on-the-fly and on-line with SOLIDWORKS Sell. SOLIDWORKS 2019 contains many exciting improvements and new capabilities that help you design, present, and communicate your ideas faster and easier.

Tech in Football: How Yamabiko Europe Scored with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS recreates the exact behaviour of engineering materials, allowing stress-testing and accurate rendering without the expense of a physical prototype build. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. Thirty-two teams.

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SOLIDWORKS PCB Design and beyond for Industry 4.0

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation. Validation of any design is key, and with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation suite rest assured your PCB designs will exceed industry standards. Conduct thermal and flow simulation studies to monitor heat transfer and keep your devices running cool. Thermal analysis of the CPU with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation add-in. Bring your hardware designs to life with a fully rendered image of the PCB in it’s mechanical chassis using SOLIDWORKS Visualize.

A big thank you to the SOLIDWORKS Visualize Community at SOLIDWORKS World

Javelin Tech Tips

Unleashing Your Renders SOLIDWORKS Visualize Session. Users were able to make a very high quality render (shown in the figure below), in a very short period of time with everything being done in SOLIDWORKS Visualize without the need for post processing programs.

Brewing with Electricity: The SOLIDWORKS Brewery

The Solidworks Blog

We use SOLIDWORKS Electrical to route the wires, cables, and hoses for the control cabinet and pumps, or render our assembly in SOLIDWORKS Visualize to create an extremely realistic view.

Engineered with SOLIDWORKS for SOLIDWORKS Users

The Solidworks Blog

No one know understands this better than BOXX Technologies’ engineering team, the elite professionals who rely on the CAD application to design custom chassis for all of our APEXX workstations and one-of-a-kind renderBOXX and renderPRO dedicated rendering systems.

SOLIDWORKS 2015 Manager Showcase: What’s New in eDrawings

The Solidworks Blog

This means that users on touch-enabled screens can manipulate the model view and sectioning plane with ease, rendering this an even more effective tool for presentations and collaborations – making it an overall a great way to show off what your designs.

SOLIDWORKS Education Edition Academic Year 2016-2017 Innovation Platform For Educators & Students

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Visualize picks up where PhotoView 360 leaves off, by introducing an environment that is more similar to photography versus technical rendering with a focus on 3D data.

CATI Tech Notes: SolidWorks Task Scheduler - Part 4

CATI Tech Notes

Simulation. In this blog article, we will cover the last four sections: Render and Animation, Convert Workgroup PDM Files, Print Workgroup PDM Files, and Export Workgroup PDM Files.   Render and Animation. Render and Animation manages rendering and animation tasks. In the SolidWorks Task Scheduler dialog box, if you click on Render and Animation , the Help topic pops up. Scheduling PhotoView Renderings. CATI Tech Notes. Archives. Subscribe.

How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS Workstation

The Solidworks Blog

Compute-intensive tasks like rendering and simulation are multi-threaded (meaning they commonly utilize multiple cores simultaneously). There are some downsides to using a workstation for regular rendering or simulation. Rendering and Simulation.

What Hardware Should I Choose for my CAD applications?

The Solidworks Blog

Designing a large assembly, simulating a complex scenario or rendering a photo-realistic image all have varying demands. Whether you are purchasing a new machine or updating an existing machine, choosing the right hardware for the job can be tough.

SOLIDWORKS Education Edition Academic Year 2016-2017 Innovation Platform For Educators & Students

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Visualize picks up where PhotoView 360 leaves off, by introducing an environment that is more similar to photography versus technical rendering with a focus on 3D data.

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Which SOLIDWORKS Package Is Right For Me?

Modern Tech

It boasts photo-realistic rendering capabilities and eDrawings Professional, which is great for sharing your files with non-SOLIDWORKS users. Choosing a SOLIDWORKS package depends on many factors.

Stratasys Groundbreaking Mult-Color, Multi-Material 3D Printing Now Available for Larger Dental Labs Who Need Increased Throughput, Productivity

Additive Manufacturing

Accurately Simulates Look and Feel of Teeth and Gums. Jaw models 3D printed directly from CBCT scan data with high-definition tooth, root and nerve canal anatomy rendered in contrasting materials.

How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS 2018 Workstation

The Solidworks Blog

Additional cores will cost more money and they’re only beneficial if a sizable portion or your work involves rendering or simulation. Yes—but only if your workflow revolves around renderings or simulation.

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Introducing FinalProof


This year, we take it to the next level by introducing FinalProof, the first 3D printing simulator and the 3D Print Dossier. Differential view between traditional CAD render and FinalProof. FinalProof simulates any potential loss of detail that could occur during 3D printing.

SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Agenda Now Live

The Solidworks Blog

Maybe you’d like to become the in-house expert on simulation or model-based definition (MBD)? Topics will range from PCB and electrical design, rendering, flow simulation and MBD to simulation and product data management.

It’s All About The Sell

The Solidworks Blog

Advanced photorealistic rendering capability and file sharing functionality also gives your clients direct visibility into the design process, improving collaboration and generating confidence. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

Discover the new Area Light capability in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2018

Javelin Tech Tips

What if I told you you could simply pick a point on your components, select a type of light and BOOM you have an ultra realistic reflection on your part ready to be rendered.

How 3D Printing Is Making Better Movie Monsters

3D Printing Review

We specialize in high-end visual effects, we do a lot of creature work, lots of digital double work as well, along with all the ancillary work where we have large 3D environments and simulations. Our render farm is all open source and is quite substantial.

Altair Introduces a Disruptive New Licensing Model for the solidThinking Software Suite

Additive Manufacturing

solidThinking units are a market-first licensing model providing on-demand flexibility to access Altair’s entire simulation-driven design portfolio on the desktop and in the cloud.