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Preliminary Agenda & Program

We are delighted to announce the availability of the 2016 NAFEMS Americas Regional Conference Preliminary Agenda and Program. (Note: Only the primary authors are included in the preliminary agenda.)

2016-nafems-americas-conference-preliminary-agenda-v6u.pdf

Remember to download the 2016 NAFEMS Americas Conference app for the latest event details and to create a personalized agenda. 

We have also provided a listing of the presentations, (originally submitted) presenters, companies, session numbers, and session titles below. In the coming days, we will provide links to each of abstracts in the table below. 

Presentation Listing

Presentation Title

Presenter Name

Company

 #

Session Title

Technical Requirements For The Deployment Of Engineering Simulation Apps

Actis, Ricardo

Engineering Software Research & Development, Inc.

4 / 1D

Democratization

Uncertainty Quantification With Missing Values

Aguilar, David

SmartUQ

7 / 1A

Stochastics

Finite Element Analysis Of Adhesive Contact Of The Weierstrass Profile

Akarapu, Sreekanth

ANSYS Inc.

2 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Structural Improvement & Material Cost Reduction On Washing Machine Basket Assembly

Anaya, Julio

Mabe S.A. de C.V.

5 / 1E

Analysis Management

Accelerating Mid-Frequency Acoustic Simulations Using Parallel Processing

Austin, Travis

MSC Software

6 / 1B

Acoustics

Fatigue Evaluation Of Welded Structures Using The Finite Element Method

Balaban, Buğra

FNSS Sav. Sist. A.S.

1 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Common Automotive And Aerospace Requirements For Structural Optimization Commercial Software. Dialog With Vendors

Balabanov, Vladimir

Boeing Company

4 / 1A

Business Challenges

Improve Modeling & Simulation Accuracy Using Co-Simulation Between Abaqus and Dymola.

Baroux, Chris

Digital Product Simulation

3 / 1A

Systems Modeling & Simulation

Experiences In Implementing Simulation Process And Data Management Practices For Development Of Airplane Internal Loads

Barthenheier, Keane

Boeing

3 / 1C

SPDM

Co-Simulation Approach For Coupling A State Estimator With Aeroelastic Multi-Body Models

Benoit, Tuur

Siemens Industry Software NV

3 / 1E

Multiphysics

A Multiphysics Co-Simulation For A Wide Band Gap Power Module Fatigue-Related Performance Assessment

Boulbene, Benjamin

Chiastek

2 / 1E

Multiphysics

Using Customer Feedback to Drive Product Excellence

Bryan, William

ANSYS, Inc.

4 / 1A

Business Challenges

Verifying and Validating Software in a Regulated Environment

Bryan, William

ANSYS, Inc.

5 / 1E

Analysis Management

Dedication of Commercial Grade Design and Analysis Software

Bryan, William

ANSYS, Inc.

7 / 1E

Analysis Management

On The Creation Of A New Finite Element Simulation Environment  For Additive Manufacturing

Buijk, Arjaan

MSC.Software

7 / 1D

Additive Manufacturing

FEA Governance In The Context Of Airframe Structural Analysis And Certification

Castro, Jack

Boeing Company

5 / 1E

Analysis Management

Awesim: A Platform For Web-Based HPC Applications

Chalker, Alan

Ohio Supercomputer Center

4 / 1D

Democratization (HPC)

Assembly Modeling Of Aerospace Structures Using Contact Simulation

Chang, Hanson

MSC Software

2 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Improving Efficiency And Collaboration In Earthquake Time History Analysis Of Tall Buildings

Chok, Kermin

ARUP

7 / 1F

HPC (Cloud)

Using Strategic License Management To Maximize Your Software ROI

Cole, Linda

Open iT

4 / 1A

Business Challenges

Integrating Nonlinear Finite Elements With Multibody Simulation

Collingridge, Michael

MSC.Software

4 / 1E

Multi-body Dynamics

Efficient Acoustic Analysis Through The GPU-Accelerated Discontinuous Galerkin Method

Copiello, Diego

Free Field Technologies

6 / 1B

Acoustics

Thermal And Pressure Characterization Of Louver/Mesh Like Heat Exchanger Structures For Porous Media Surrogate Material In CFD Simulations

Croegaert, Mike

Mentor Graphics Corporation

1 / 1E

CFD

Improving The Accuracy Of 1D Aircraft System Simulations By Integrating Engine Cycle Performance Data From NPSS (Numerical Propulsion System Simulation)

Croegaert, Mike

Mentor Graphics Corporation

3 / 1A

Systems Modeling & Simulation

Cloud Based Multiphysics Computational Simulation Applications

Crompton, Jeff

AltaSim Technologies LLC

4 / 1D

Democratization

Case Study Abstract: Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory

Danylik, Jack

Saratech

4 / 1C

SPDM

Development Of Analysis Approach For Commercial Aircraft Seat Structures

Depauw, Todd

Boeing Company

3 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Integration Of Multiple Analysis Disciplines To Effectively Represent Complex Aerospace Structures

Depauw, Todd

Boeing Company

4 / 1E

Multi-body Dynamics

Design And Validation Of A Crash Rated Bollard As Per SD Std 02-01 Rev. A (2003) Standard Using Finite Element (FE) Analysis

Deshpande, Saurabh

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI)

6 / 1C

Crashworthiness

Composite Crush Simulation With General Contact

Dewald, Michael

Dassault Systemes SIMULIA Corp

1 / 1A

Composites

Nonlinear Transient Fluid/Structure Interaction Using Reduced Order Models: First Application To Flap Track Fairing Subjected To Engine Jet Induced Vibrations

Di Vincenzo, Fausto

MSC Software France

3 / 1E

Multiphysics

Modeling On-Board Mist Suppression - A Solution To Tackle Rapid Growth Fire

Doddi, Sai

CH2M

1 / 1E

CFD

Panel Discussion: Long-Term Archiving and Retrieval (LOTAR) of Engineering Analysis and Simulation Data

Draper, Joe

The Boeing Company

2 / 1C

LOTAR

Use Of Meta-Codes And Webapps To Democritize High-End Structural Analysis And Optimization

Eckblad, Michael

Intel

2 / 1D

Democratization

Integrated Dynamic Engine Simulation For Automotive Noise & Vibration Predictions

Felice, Mario

Ford Motor Company

2 / 1F

Dynamics & Testing

Simulation Of Gear Whine Sidebands In An Automatic Transmission Including Manufacturing Variability

Felice, Mario

Ford Motor Company

2 / 1F

Dynamics & Testing

Advanced Modeling Of Reinforced Plastic Oil Pan For Improved Dynamic Behavior Characterization

Felice, Mario

Ford Motor Company

6 / 1A

Composites

Failure Analysis Of Upheaval Buckling In A Pipeline Using Non-Linear Fe Analysis

Fernando, Joseph

AP Dynamics Inc.

3 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Practical Use Of Composite Process Simulation

Floyd, Anthony

Convergent Manufacturing Technologies Inc

2 / 1E

Multiphysics

HPC CAE Simulation For Surf Bums

Froidmont, Arnaud

Noesis Solutions

1 / 1F

HPC

Moving CAE From Perspiration To Inspiration

Gallello, Dominic

MSC Software

2 / 1D

Democratization

Novel Techniques And Recent Applications For Image-Based Modelling And Fe-Based Homogenisation

Genc, Kerim

Simpleware

4 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

Numerical Buckling Analyses Of Stiffened Composite Panels

Helfrich, Reinhard

INTES GmbH

1 / 1A

Composites

Weight Optimization Of A Transmission Housing

Helfrich, Reinhard

INTES GmbH

3 / 1F

Optimization

Design Exploration And Design Optimization To Improve Brake NVH Comfort

Helfrich, Reinhard

INTES GmbH

6 / 1F

Optimization

A Practical Concurrent CAE Approach For Die Casting Die Product Life Cycle

Huang, Joshua

Exco Engineering

7 / 1E

Analysis Management

Steady State Simulation Of A Pressure Relief Valve Using Converge

Iyengar, Sarangarajan Vijayraghavan

Convergent Science, Inc

1 / 1E

CFD

Design Space Exploration: Adoption Drivers, Adoption Constraints, Potential Adoption Accelerators

Jenkins, Bruce

Ora Research LLC

3 / 1F

Optimization

Modeling And Simulation of Semiconductor Processing Reactors

Kelkar, Umesh

Applied Materials Inc

6 / 1E

Multiphysics

Random Response & Fatigue Optimization In The Frequency Domain

Kocer, Fatma

Altair Engineering, Inc

6 / 1F

Optimization

Coupled Electromagnetic and Heat Transfer Simulation for Modeling Induction Heating

Kurkchubasche, Albert

Dassault Systemes SIMULIA Corp

6 / 1E

Multiphysics

Fractal Geometry Consideration in Fluid-Adsorption Simulation

Kwon, Hyun

Andrews University

5 / 1B

Life Sciences

An Eye On FMI (Functional Mock-Up Interface)

Ladzinski, Edward

E.A. Ladzinski and Associates

5 / 1A

Systems Modeling & Simulation

Deployment Of Validated CAE Methods And Automated Processes On Iconic Design Projects

Lancelot, Francois

ARUP

6 / 1C

Crashworthiness

Virtual Allowable Computation To Speed-Up New Cfrp Material Insertion

Lavertu, Pierre-Yves

e-Xstream

1 / 1A

Composites

Challenges In Developing A Generalized Idealized Fastener Method

Lee, Hangki

Boeing Company

5 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

Obstacles To The Democratization Of CAE For The Fenestration Products Industry

Lee, Jong

Milgard Manufacturing, Inc.


[Cancelled]

Investigation Of Structural Modelling Methods Of High Aspect Ratio Wings

Lemmens, Yves

Siemens Industry Software NV

5 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

Integrated Tool For The Analysis Of Aircraft Wing Fixed Leading Edge Structural Components

Lester, Eric

Boeing

4 / 1C

SPDM

The Effect Of HPC Cluster Architecture On The Scalability Of CAE Simulations

Lui, Pak

HPC Advisory Council

1 / 1F

HPC

Use Of Simulation In Commercial Truck Wheel Design

McLeod, Mike

Accuride Corporation

3 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

pSeven - A First Full-Cloud Design Space Exploration Platform

Morozov, Sergey

DATADVANCE

7 / 1F

HPC (Cloud)

Simulation Process and Data Management Solution for Engine Design

Nandi, Biswanath

Dassault Systemes SIMULIA Corp

3 / 1C

SPDM

Yes! Product Engineers With Limited CAE Expertise Can Safely Run Complex Simulation Using Simulation Apps

Panthaki, Malcolm

Comet Solutions, Inc.

1 / 1D

Democratization

Democratization Using Simulation Apps: Wading Through The Hype! Where Do We Go From Here?

Panthaki, Malcolm

Comet Solutions, Inc.

5 / 1D

Democratization

Leveraging Low Cost Body Models For Personal Care Virtual Product Evaluation

Pieper, Chris

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

5 / 1B

Life Sciences

Can You Benefit from Running Simulations in the Public Cloud Today?

Poort, Mulyanto

Rescale

1 / 1F

HPC

CAE Based On Polyhedral Finite Elements

Rashid, Mark

Advanced Technologies Applications LLC

4 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

Simulation for Everyone: Techniques to Help Democratize  Simulation

Riaz, Imran

ANSYS, Inc.

3 / 1D

Democratization

Stochastic Modeling Of An Aircraft In Distress Water Landing

Roche, Charles

Western New England University

7 / 1A

Stochastics

Multiphysics Simulations of an Energy Efficient IoT-Based Smart Home

Salman, Laila

ANSYS Canada Ltd.

2 / 1E

Multiphysics

The Internet of Things for Connected Soldiers & Battlefield  Security

Salman, Laila

ANSYS Canada Ltd.

3 / 1E

Multiphysics

Consistent Management Of The Model Build Process

Schlenkrich, Michael

MSC.Software GmbH

3 / 1C

SPDM

Knowledge Capture For Multidisciplinary STOP Analysis

Scola, Tory

NASA Langley Research Center

1 / 1D

Democratization

Numerical Prediction Of Linear Thermal Properties Of FGM Composites

Senousy, Mohamed

ANSYS, Inc.

6 / 1A

Composites

Thermo-Mechanical Analysis of A Refractory Failure - Root Cause Analysis

Singha, Arindam

AP Dynamics Inc.

1 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

A Substructuring Reduction Method In Rotor Dynamic Analysis

Sohn, Amy

Siemens PLM Software

4 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

"Democratization Of Simulation" In An Automotive Supplier

Desai, Ravi

American Axle Manufacturing

1 / 1D

Democratization

Innovation Design Of A Curve Ribbed-Plate Subjected To Turbulent Boundary Layer Excitations

Stowe, Nicholas

Newport News Shipbuilding

3 / 1F

Optimization

Measured Load Uncertainty Quantification And Finite Element Model Hypothesis Testing

Sundermeyer, Jeffry

Caterpillar, Inc.

7 / 1A

Stochastics

Towards Cognitive Computer Aided Engineering

Suwelack, Stefan

Karlsruhe Institute für Technologie (KIT)

3 / 1D

Democratization

Integrating Finite Element Analysis With Systems Engineering Models

Szarazi, Jerome

Koneksys

3 / 1A

Systems Modeling & Simulation

A Matlab Routine For Estimating Mode I Crack Paths And Planes From MSC Nastran Output

Thompson, R.J.

Northrop Grumman Corporation

2 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Material Model Simplifications For Multiscale, Progressive Damage Modeling Of Satin Weave Composite Structures

Veinbergs, David

Autodesk

2 / 1A

Multi-Scale

Interactive And Scalable 3D Visualization Of Large CAE Models In The Cloud

Viken, Fredrik

Ceetron AS

7 / 1F

HPC (Cloud)

Novel Approach To Rapidly Solve Frequency Response For Structural Vibration And Acoustics Analyses

Wu, Kuangcheng

Newport News Shipbuilding

5 / 1F

Computational Structural Mechanics

Ductile Fracture And Its Application In Metal Cutting Modeling

Xiao, Sharon

Michigan State University

1 / 1B

Computational Structural Mechanics

Multiscale Analysis Of Micro-Scale Stresses At The Laminate Free Edge

Xiao, Sharon

Michigan State University

2 / 1A

Multi-Scale

A Design-Validation-Production Workflow For Aerospace Additive Manufacturing

Yancey, Robert

Altair Engineering, Inc.

7 / 1D

Additive Manufacturing

Toward The Democratization Of CAE With Software Containers

Yenier, Burak

Uber Cloud

2 / 1D

Democratization


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