CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en Nonlinear FEA explained http://machinedesign.com/news/nonlinear-fea-explained <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Analysis of a few sample problems helps illustrate the basics of the nonlinear approach.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Projects ranging from designing a paperclip to a high rise can benefit from nonlinear FEA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/nonlinear-fea-explained" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/nonlinear-fea-explained#comments 2013-01-17 CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA FEA & Simulation Features News FEA and Simulation News Archive Wed, 16 Jan 2013 06:37:07 +0000 11980 at http://machinedesign.com Simulation software builds rugged offshore machines http://machinedesign.com/news/simulation-software-builds-rugged-offshore-machines <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MapleSim simulation software is used to predict the performance of complex offshore materials-handling equipment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/simulation-software-builds-rugged-offshore-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/simulation-software-builds-rugged-offshore-machines#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA News News Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:52:36 +0000 11954 at http://machinedesign.com Inverse design code boosts HVAC fan efficiencies http://machinedesign.com/news/inverse-design-code-boosts-hvac-fan-efficiencies <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When Daikin Industries in Japan set out to develop an innovative fan for a new line of air-conditioners, engineers wanted to use 3D inverse-design technology instead of standard CAD software.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/inverse-design-code-boosts-hvac-fan-efficiencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/inverse-design-code-boosts-hvac-fan-efficiencies#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA News News Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:23:23 +0000 11953 at http://machinedesign.com Simulation software in the cloud http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/simulation-software-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Autodesk Simulation 360 software is delivered securely in the cloud and lets designers, engineers, and analysts more easily predict, optimize, and validate a design’s performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/simulation-software-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/simulation-software-cloud#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:03:58 +0000 18679 at http://machinedesign.com Free math software http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-3 <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-3#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:56:49 +0000 18678 at http://machinedesign.com Free math software http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-2 <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-2" 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article-body">Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager works inside of Creo Elements/Direct Drafting to provide an iterative, “work-in-progress” design environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/software-boosts-2d-product-design-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/software-boosts-2d-product-design-0#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA Thu, 06 Dec 2012 01:41:05 +0000 18675 at http://machinedesign.com Software boosts 2D product design http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/software-boosts-2d-product-design <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager works inside of Creo Elements/Direct Drafting to provide an iterative, “work-in-progress” design environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/software-boosts-2d-product-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/software-boosts-2d-product-design#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA Thu, 06 Dec 2012 01:40:53 +0000 18674 at http://machinedesign.com Free math software http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-1 <div class="field-byline"> Leslie Gordon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cad-cam-cae-fea/free-math-software-1#comments CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA Thu, 06 Dec 2012 01:03:36 +0000 18673 at http://machinedesign.com