The seed of an idea that was to grow to become the international, multidisciplinary organisation that we know as NAFEMS lay within the US aerospace industry. At the time it was commonplace for the US aerospace companies to recruit trained engineers to work as contractors. Throughout the '70s the displacement finite element method had largely replaced force methods but both the proprietary codes and the custom versions of NASTRAN maintained within aerospace companies had yet to give way to commercial software.
|Audiences||Analyst Manager Student|
|Date||1st January 2016|
|Organisation||MDAO Technologies Ltd|