Category: Design

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

Thought Leader Thursday: Modern Designers

In 2003, the German band Kraftwerk released Tour de France Soundtracks to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the prestigious bicycle tour. I have to admit that I like that video – black and white images refined with minimal and subtle colorful … Read More

The Future of 3D-Printed Fashion

This guest post on Innovation Intelligence is written by Lieve Boeykens, Brand Manager at Materialise, developer of Additive Manufacturing software 3-maticSTL. Materialise is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.  Fashion designers are always seeking to create innovating, mind-blowing outfits and the … Read More

Design, Innovate, and Race: Formula SAE Michigan

This year 120 teams gathered in Brooklyn, Michigan to participate in the Formula SAE® competition. Together, members of each dedicated team design, build, and test a small, Formula-style competition vehicle. In just four days, a year worth of laborious preparation … Read More

Featured Event: solidThinking at the RAPID 2015

solidThinking will be exhibiting at the RAPID 2015, the worldwide preeminent event for 3D printing, scanning, and additive manufacturing, from May 18th to May 21st in Long Beach, California! This year, RAPID is celebrating its 25th year of industry-leading discussions, … Read More