Category: solidThinking

Free CAE! HyperWorks® Student Edition

We would like to invite all interested students to download the HyperWorks® 13.0 Student Edition. This updated version offers functionality for lightweight design and composites structural analysis, efficient modeling and meshing, multiphysics and multi-disciplinary analysis, structural optimization, and design exploration. … 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

The Topology Optimization Imperative

You may lose design proposals if you don’t know about it. What happens when powerful mathematics, genetic algorithms, computer technology, and an intuitive graphical user interface (GUI) come together? Let’s start by saying that topology optimization is a mathematical approach … Read More

Featured Event: TEDxDetroit 2014

TEDxDetroit unveiled the list of speakers for the 6th annual ideas and innovation conference, and Altair is honored to be a part of it! Kevin Shinn of Altair Thinklabs will deliver a presentation about paralympian Blake Leeper and his quest … Read More

Hypermileage Design with solidThinking Inspire®

Each spring, teams from universities across the country come to Houston, Texas to compete in the Shell Ecomarathon competition. The goal is simple: produce a vehicle that gets the best fuel economy. Often with little more than a lawn mower … Read More

Launch of solidThinking Inspire® 2014

Last year we introduced solidThinking Inspire® to the world with version 9.5. This revolutionary concept development tool received immense praise from the media and customers alike, even winning a number of prestigious industry awards, including the Design News Golden Mousetrap, … Read More