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Simulation Software

Explore articles, technical briefs, white papers, and webinars covering Simulation Software used throughout industry, NASA, and other major research labs.

Products: Communications
New on the Market: October 2020
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Latest Briefs & News

Question of the Week: Software
Would You Use 'Tsugite' Software for Woodworking?

A recent INSIDER story highlighted a new tool for architects, furniture-makers, and woodworking beginners. The interactive software from the University of Tokyo, known as "Tsugite," provides milling machine instructions and on-screen design guidance so that users can piece an object together...

Users can edit the shape of a model while viewing results and watch the simulation update immediately.
The new approach could help pave the way for smaller battery packs and greater driving range in electric vehicles.
This high-strength material could be used to improve safety and reduce the cost of producing cars.
Application Briefs: Internet of Things
Using the IoT for Predictive Maintenance
Predictive maintenance is poised to become much more widely adopted, and that will help to boost productivity in a time when we really need it.
To achieve vehicle manufacturers’ ambitious goals for electric vehicles, Li-ion batteries need to be improved.
Digitalization gives product teams a new way of looking at familiar challenges.
The method determines whether circuits are accurately executing complex operations that classical computers can’t tackle.
Altair released updates to all of its design, simulation, and data analytics software products.

In the fast-growing domain of electric vehicle development, many challenges exist. Range anxiety and cost are adoption barriers, in addition to...

You can design the best product in the world but what if the parts, assemblies, and sub-components for your idea aren’t there?

This rapid screening system tests fracture resistance in billions of potential materials.
This method provides a fast way to assess rocket engine performance in a variety of operating conditions.
In places of limited accessibility and harsh conditions, replacing failed transmissions is a challenging and tremendously costly task.
Products: Software
New on the Market: June 2020
Industrial PCs, power modules, processor blades, and more.
Briefs: AR/AI
Computational Model Predicts Human Behavior
This analytic model shows how groups of people influence individual behavior.
Facility Focus: Electronics & Computers
Facility Focus: NASA Ames Research Center
This NASA center hosts the world’s greatest collection of wind tunnels and flight simulation facilities
This fast, flexible tool allows researchers to quickly compare and prioritize strategies for converting biomass to fuels and products.
Products: Test & Measurement
Product of the Month: May 2020 Tech Briefs
The ADISRA SmartView 4.0 HMI allows builders to see what's going on in their machines.
To speed up the design process, researchers from the University of Texas are finding more efficient ways to predict, or "learn," a rocket's behavior.
On-Demand Webinars: Software
Electric-Vehicle Transmission Development and Simulation

With electric-vehicle introductions coming hard and fast between 2020-2023, OEMs and suppliers are anxious to build the correct vehicle for each market niche. Much of the ongoing differentiation in EV drivetrains is expected to come from traction motors and their associated...

Researchers from the University of Illinois are looking at all the different ways to create a non-pneumatic automotive tire.
Varjo™ Technologies announced a 2D/3D immersive "Workspace."
See how software supported the design of an advanced antenna.
Applications include modeling of tidal stress response of icy satellites as well as fatigue of terrestrial ice shelves.
A touch-based display mimics the geometry of 3D objects designed on a computer.
Manufacturers in almost every industry are looking to design lighter parts. Here are five lightweighting strategies.
Products: Test & Measurement
New on the Market: December 2019
Adhesives, flame-retardant compounds, vision measurement, and more...
With the rise in electrification and design complexity, aerospace original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) need to look for new methodologies to mitigate compliance risk.

Webcasts

On-Demand Webinars: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Machine Vision for Industrial Inspection

Upcoming Webinars: Electronics & Computers

Protecting Power Electronics from EM and RF Interference

Upcoming Webinars: Automotive

Vehicle Electrification

Upcoming Webinars: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The Evolution of SOSA

Upcoming Webinars: Automotive

Next-Gen Vehicle Architectures and the Role of HPCs

Tech Talks: Medical

Testing Home Healthcare Medical Devices

Trending Stories

Podcasts: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Here's an Idea: A Bug-Inspired Building Material for Mars

Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping

PLC-Based Robotic Controls Versus OEM Robotic Controls

Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

Mechatronic System Integration and Design

Briefs: Aerospace

Nanocardboard Aircraft with No Moving Parts

Briefs: Materials

Developing Ceramic-Like Bulk Metallic Glass Gears

Briefs: Materials

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