SOLIDWORKS Simulation Accuracy Report by AFNOR

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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.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020

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SOLIDWORKS® Simulation 2020 is all about ease of use and performance! SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 took a big leap forward by changing the Bonded Contact setup default from Compatible mesh to Incompatible mesh. Ever wonder if you have set up your simulation study correctly?

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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 is the second expert-level exam from the SOLIDWORKS Brand. To be allowed to take the Simulation Expert exam, you need to have earned the following three certifications as a prerequisite: ?

Extending SOLIDWORKS Simulation’s Capabilities with the 3DEXPERIENCE

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Created by our sister brand SIMULIA®, the solution is part of the SIMULIAWORKS portfolio of simulation solutions connected on the 3D EXPERIENCE platform. Consequently, sharing simulation results with key project members is a breeze. Taking Simulation to a New Level.

Get Hands-on with Advanced Simulation at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

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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 Bearing Load

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Applying a force to a hole in Simulation will give a uniform load to all locations on the hole. The SOLIDWORKS Help section on Bearing Loads provides a good illustration of how this applies. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Help – Bearing Loads.

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

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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.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 Collapse Tree Folders

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation study trees can become long and harder to navigate when you start into more complex studies. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Study Tree Expanded. New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 is the ability to right-click on or beside a folder or sub-folder (i.e.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Reports

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation provides an automatic way to export your results to a Word document. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Report Tools. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Include Image in Report. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Report Default Options.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Designer to Analyst

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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. Using simulation tools in design isn’t just about validating an idea – it’s about powering innovation.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 Network License Selection

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation is available with various levels of licensing , providing access to specific study types: SOLIDWORKS Premium license gives you access to Linear Static and Motion studies. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard license includes Linear Static, Motion and Fatigue.

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

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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.

Un-boxing SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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So do we, at Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS. 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) SOLIDWORKS Simulation Simulation

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?”

New SOLIDWORKS 2019 Simulation and Data Management Solutions are Unveiled Live

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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.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation: Mechanism Design

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SOLIDWORKS has come with a new module called Simulation Standard , which can precisely simulate the above discussed points and help designers design mechanisms. This video provides a good example of what a simulation looks like: Here’s a quick overview of how it works.

Experience What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018

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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: Kaiju vs. Mech

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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. Author information Mike Fearon Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS.

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.

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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Thermal Stress Analysis with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation enables you to test multiple conditions from static and dynamic response to heat transfer. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 3D CAD

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 5 – Contact Conditions in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium.

Webinar on Demand: Advanced Simulation for SOLIDWORKS Users

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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.

Save Time with SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 can’t create more time (I wish), but it will save you a ton of time on repetitive tasks and simulations! This process supports a wide range of features, including SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018 time-saving enhancements to pin connectors.

Simulate Efficiently with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Load Case Manager

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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.

Visitech: Making Cricket Safer with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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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. How did SOLIDWORKS help? Author information SOLIDWORKS UK Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp.

Mesh Away With SOLIDWORKS Simulation Adaptive Meshing

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When working with SOLIDWORKS Simulation software it’s important to understand the accuracy of the results! Well there is a tool called SOLIDWORKS Simulation Adaptive Meshing. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Mesh.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017

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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.

Dassault Systèmes Introduces SOLIDWORKS 2020 Release at Modeling & Simulation Conference

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At SOLIDWORKS 2019 in Dallas, Dassault Systèmes revealed a lot of features the company was working on for its upcoming SOLIDWORKS 2020 release. 3D Printing 3D Printing Events 3D Software.3mf 3d simulation 3d slicing 3dexperience 3DEXPERIENCE 3D Software Platform 3DExperience platform 3DEXPERIENCE.WORKS 3mf file format Dassault Systèmes Enovia geometry new software release SIMULIA solidworks SOLIDWORKS 2020 SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE PLM Services SOLIDWORKS PDM

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 2020 Mixed Draft and High Quality Mesh

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation Draft Quality (1st Order) Element. SOLIDWORKS Simulation High Quality (2nd order) Element. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 introduces a big time-saver for running Linear Static studies with all solid bodies.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 Display Simulation Results in the Graphics Area

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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.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Bowling

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I’ll be honest, the primary motivator for this simulation was to figure out why I’m so terrible at bowling. So, I decided to simulate different hits to figure out what was happening. This is where motion simulation is helpful. Let's Start SOLIDWORKS Simulation Bowling.

SOLIDWORKS Frisbee Flow Simulation

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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

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. In this article, we go over the different hyper elasticity material models available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation and how to use them to work with these types of materials.

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.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018 Dismiss Message

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New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018 is the ability to dismiss pop-up messages. If you have incorrectly set a SOLIDWORKS Simulation Dismiss Message, it can be re-enabled through the Simulation system options ( Simulation > Options > System Options tab).

Distributed Coupling for Bolts and Pins in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020

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Getting simulation results quickly, while maintaining accuracy, is always a top priority for any analyst. SOLIDWORKS 2020 brings improved accuracy to your simulations, with the new distributed coupling option for bolts and pins.

SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation 2018 adds Noise Prediction

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Noise prediction capability is available in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation 2018. in SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation based on the calibration of Sarkar and Hussaini. Note: the noise prediction added to Flow Simulation package as of 2017 SP.3

Display Settings Options for Reading Simulation Results

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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

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.

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. Note that the SOLIDWORKS 2015 release is required.

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. Watch the introduction to Topology Optimization video below, then visit the SOLIDWORKS 2018 launch website to learn more.

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