Spot Weld Modeling and Optimization

Spot Weld Modeling and Optimization

Published on April 27, 2017
Spot welds are the dominant connection construct for sheet metals. As a result, different aspec...

Earth Day: Good for Business

Earth Day: Good for Business

Published on April 25, 2017
Earth Day is an annual, worldwide celebration that began on April 22, 1970 to show support for ...

Engineering a Safer Bounce for the Backyard Trampoline

Engineering a Safer Bounce for the Backyard Trampoline

Published on April 20, 2017
Challenge: Despite tightened manufacturing standards, covered springs and frames, and safety ne...

Reinventing Additive Manufacturing with Simulation

Reinventing Additive Manufacturing with Simulation

Published on April 18, 2017
Over the past century we have witnessed amazing milestones in manufacturing.  The most impactfu...

Simulation-Driven Design and Additive Manufacturing

Simulation-Driven Design and Additive Manufacturing

Published on April 13, 2017
The partnership between Dassault Systèmes and Stratasys in the field of Additive Manufacturing ...

Making the Hard Work of Innovation Easier

Making the Hard Work of Innovation Easier

Published on April 11, 2017
The word “innovation” brings with it the assumption of perpetual improvement—everything can alw...

Design Optimization of Composite Panels in Aerospace Applications

Design Optimization of Composite Panels in Aerospace Applications

Published on April 6, 2017
To meet certification requirements set up by federal aviation regulatory bodies such as the Fed...

Being Green – As Easy as Rolling Down the Highway

Being Green – As Easy as Rolling Down the Highway

Published on April 4, 2017
Turn out the lights… Turn down the heat… Recycle those cans and bottles… Reduce gas consumption...

No Bones About it―Simulation is the Future of Orthopedics

No Bones About it―Simulation is the Future of Orthopedics

Published on March 30, 2017
Have you ever broken a bone or needed orthopedic surgery? With over 206 bones in the human body...

Conceptual Design of a Steering Axle Beam

Conceptual Design of a Steering Axle Beam

Published on March 28, 2017
Topology optimization is a great tool to use to come up with a good design concept, especially ...