Category: Automotive & Transportation

2014 Student Formula SAE® Japan

Altair was proud to sponsor the 2014 Student Formula Japan event in Shizuoka, Japan in September..Launched in 2003 as an extension of the original Formula SAE series, Student Formula Japan created a platform for students to develop mono-zukuri (object creation) … Read More

Sweat the Small Stuff

This guest post on Innovation Intelligence was written by Andy MacKrell, Product/Project Manager at MultiMechanics, developer of MultiMech, a composites analysis software suite. MultiMechanics is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance. The ability to tailor the composition of a material to obtain … Read More

Topology Optimization Meets 3D Printing in Lyon, France

This past summer, Altair participated in the first business-to-business trade show in France dedicated to additive manufacturing, 3D PRINT. The exhibition provided an overview of the latest technological advances in additive manufacturing, including relevant technologies like 3D imaging software, materials, … Read More

Organic Structural Design at Polaris

Editor’s Note:  The full article, entitled “When Engineering Intuition Is Not Enough”, was published in the Fall 2013 / Winter 2014 issue of Altair’s Concept to Reality magazine.  The archive may be viewed here. An optimal structure is many manufacturers’ goal when creating … Read More

GREENoble pushes e-mobility limits

Toyota i-Roads, the Ultra-compact, tandem two-seater electric vehicle will soon be rolling on Grenoble’s streets. On March 11 2014, the results of “iCapitale” (competition for the European capital of innovation launched by the European Commission in September 2013) were published. … Read More

Green multiphysics!

They are ingenious, engineers, sportspersons, handyman (and women), navigators … Whether you are an environmentalist or not, “The Sun trip” is worth noting. The next solar bike epic is planned for summer 2015, starting from World Expo Milano, Italy Pavilion, … Read More