Category: Altair Partner Alliance

Engineering the Design Process for 3D Printing

While thinking about the theme of this article, I remembered the title of a famous book by Henry Petroski, “To Engineer is Human”. Although the book covers many examples of engineering feats and lessons learned from spectacular failures that resulted from inadequate … Read More

Verification and Validation in FEA

This guest contribution on Innovation Intelligence is written by Brent Lancaster, Principle Support Engineer at ESRD, developers of StressCheck. ESRD is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance. Verification and validation (V&V) in finite element analysis (FEA) is becoming a major focus for organizations wanting … Read More

From Manufacturing to Design Validation

In the previous blog post, we introduced the topic of injection molding process simulation and the influence of the manufacturing process on structural analysis. The strength and stiffness of a part can be inaccurately represented if the manufacturing process conditions are not … Read More

The Rise of Composites Across Industries

Imagine you are a passenger on a long flight flying from New York to Paris. Traditional flights in airplanes with low cabin pressure often leave passengers fatigued and uncomfortable due to very dry air. However, with the use of composite … Read More

The Curse of the Split Melt

This guest contribution on Innovation Intelligence is written by Håkan Fransson, CEO at NovaCast Systems AB, developers of NovaFlow&Solid CV. NovaCast is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance. It may not be 100% correct, but I once said that there is not one single … Read More