Tag: Engineering

Recollections: Converge 2017 LA

Converge (kənˈvərj) verb 1. to tend to meet in a point of line; incline towards each other, as lines that are not parallel I offer up the formal definition above as ‘Converge’ is the name of our annual global conference … 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

R&D Leader Cetim Chooses Altair

In December, it was announced that Cetim (Centre technique des industries mécaniques), the largest technical center for industrial research in France, had chosen Altair’s computer-aided engineering (CAE) suite HyperWorks® to expand its technical capabilities in development projects. This relationship is … Read More

Lost in Translation

Are you comfortable exchanging different file formats across different platforms? Is it easy to modify and update existing projects using your tool-set? If the answer to both of the previous questions is “Yes, of course!” you probably don’t need to … Read More