Tips, improvements and helping hands
E-lementary - 003
December 1st 2015
By the NAFEMS Team
This is the third post of E-lementary, a digest of articles regarding the latest news in Simulation Analysis Community that could be of interest to you or your colleagues.
6 Composite Simulation Tips for New Users
15 companies shared thousands of advices on composites-based design project. Desktop Engineering's simulation expert, Paula Waterman managedto condense them into 6 topics.
Related Topic – Benchmark Composite Tool Review
Austin Engineering Optimise Custom Truck Body Performance Using Edem Software
Austin Engineering, designer and manufacturer of customiseddump truck bodies, buckets and ancillary products used in the mining industry,used EDEM Simulation software to model and virtually test the design of theirtruck bodies to improve durability and performance. Discover what made them usethe software: http://goo.gl/BdXtUy
Engineering Techniques for Helicopter Rotor Simulation
Desktop Engineering brought us another great article about the activities that the Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI), one of the largest scientific research centers in the world, conducted regarding the new configurations of helicopters and particularly helicopter rotors.
Read about the technology and techniques they used: http://goo.gl/QCYtWl
Image from TsAGI
Hexcel, Mines St Etienne School of Engineering launch new academic chair
Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne
A new industrial academic chair launched by Hexcel(Stamford, CT, US) and the Mines St Etienne School of Engineering (Saint-Étienne, France) will carry out research into the digital modeling and simulation of resin vacuum infusion process in primary structures for the aerospace industry. If you want to learn more about the specificities of the chair please visit:
The British Council mission 2015
DNA India, a daily Mumbai-based broadsheet, interviewed Peter Wardle, Senior Lecturer of Mechanical Engineering, Staffordshire University,UK, on why his subject has plenty to offer
Keeping chemical processes safe
Vikas Rastogi looks at the safety element within the chemical processing stage and the solutions that can reduce risk and downtime notably with simulation software. Read about the role of simulation in preventing certain risks.
Digital Design Is a Game-Changer for Auto OEMs
Olivier Sappin, vice president of transportation and mobility industry for Dassault Systemes tells Digital News what is one of the big transformation underway in the automotive sector and how companies like Tesla and BMW are using it.
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