Category: 3D Printing

Designing 3D Printed Parts to Withstand Dynamic Loads

This guest contribution on Innovation Intelligence is written by Dhanushkodi Mariappan, Director at TechPassion. TechPassion’s VMAP is a comprehensive software tool for vibration testing on real-world engineering systems that seamlessly connects virtual simulation and physical testing. VMAP is available through … Read More

Altair to exhibit at JEC World 2016

The largest international show of the composite industry, JEC World, will take place next week from March 8th to March 10th in Paris, France. Altair will be hosting partners Componeering and HBM nCode, as well as presenting its software and … Read More

The Secret to Creating a Winning Component

Recently, Altair, Click2Cast, HBM nCode, and Voxeljet teamed up to tackle the challenges of lightweight design in mold manufacturing. The team successfully created an innovative design and manufacturing process for a wheel carrier, which enhances performance and efficiency with 3D … Read More

Highlights from the 2015 ATCx Event Series in China

Altair China recently hosted seven successful ATCx events throughout the month of September. Located in cities all across China, the ATCx series last month covered a wide range of industries, trends, new technologies, and solutions. It was a great opportunity … Read More

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