Accelerate Analysis of Electronic Hardware

Accelerate Analysis of Electronic Hardware

Published on June 15, 2017
It sometimes feels that the future of everything is related back to technology. Drones? Technol...

Design “Cutting Edge” Lawnmowers with Simulation

Design “Cutting Edge” Lawnmowers with Simulation

Published on June 6, 2017
Challenge: Ariens engineers were tasked with a redesign of their Gravely brand zero-turn commer...

Simulation-guided Lens Manufacturing Workflow

Simulation-guided Lens Manufacturing Workflow

Published on May 25, 2017
Optical lenses are considered ultra-precision instruments. Material science, advanced physics a...

Fatigue Analysis and Optimization of Suspension Components

Fatigue Analysis and Optimization of Suspension Components

Published on May 23, 2017
Many car components that are redesigned to reduce their weight become more prone to fatigue fai...

Reinventing Simulation for Additive Manufacturing

Reinventing Simulation for Additive Manufacturing

Published on May 16, 2017
My earlier post, “Reinventing Additive Manufacturing with Simulation,” explains how...

Revving Up with the SIMULIA Portfolio

Revving Up with the SIMULIA Portfolio

Published on May 2, 2017
Challenge: University students participating in the NTNU Revolve team, a contestant in the inte...

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...

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...

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...