Category: Automotive & Transportation

Announcing the 2015 Altair Enlighten Award

The 2015 Altair Enlighten Award is now accepting nominations! The Altair Enlighten Award is presented annually in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) to recognize exceptional achievements in weight reduction from across the automotive industry. The 2015 award will be presented … Read More

2014 ATCx Powertrain in Munich, Germany

Altair successfully concluded its 2014 ATCx Powertrain event at BMW Welt in Munich, Germany, Nov. 13. The event was an exciting opportunity for powertrain executives and managers to discuss common challenges and best practices, as well as network with other senior professionals and … Read More

Altair Showcases Optimization at TELS 2014 China

The 3rd International Transportation Equipment Lightweight Summit and Exhibition 2014 (TELS 2014), hosted by Omnimedia of Advanced Manufacturing, was held in Shanghai, China, Dec. 4-5, 2-14. Altair, known for its expertise in lightweighting for the transportation sector, delivered a keynote on simulation … Read More

3D Printed Vehicle Relies on Physics-Based Simulation

  This guest post on Innovation Intelligence was written by Dr. Rashid Miraj, who manages Business Development at AlphaSTAR Corporation. AlphaSTAR software GENOA and MCQ-Composites calculates progressive failure analysis of composite materials. AlphaSTAR is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance (APA). An … Read More

Featured Event: Japan ATCx Composite Material

A one-day extension of the Altair Technology Conference series, the ATCx Composite Material will take place in Tokyo, Japan, on February 3rd, 2015.  Admission is free. The venue is in the center of Tokyo with convenient access to both flight and Shinkan-sen. … Read More

2014 International Vehicle Aerodynamics Conference

Altair UK exhibited at the 2014 International Vehicle Aerodynamics Conference at Loughborough University this past October.  This successful and prestigious conference series provides a unique opportunity for engineers, designers, academics, and researchers to collaborate on the latest developments across all fields related to aerodynamics.  … Read More

Featured Event: ATCx Powertrain in Munich, Germany

Engine performance and ride and handling are differentiators for luxury sport automotive products in particular. Engineering for durability and to reduce noise, vibration, and harshness requires the use of predictive tools early in the design process. Historically, this type of … Read More