Aluminum Revisited

As the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) concludes in snowy Detroit, and inspired by my colleague, Simone Bonino’s post, I thought I would provide some closing comments. One of the more notable highlights at the show was the … Read More

Multiphysics: Toward the Perfect Golf Swing

Perfecting one’s golf swing is a great example of a complex and multi-faceted engineering problem to which multiphysics computer-aided engineering (CAE) tools may be applied. There is the structure of the golf club, its material properties, aerodynamics of the swing … Read More

Altair SAO: Tracking Usage Data

What data is required to track software usage?  Users check out a software license at some point in time, they use the software, and check the license back in when they are done.  License managers keep a record of this … Read More

2014 NAIAS Industry Preview

Whether you are a passionate engineer, a car enthusiast, or you simply happen to be in the Detroit area this week, you may want to make a stop at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). I had the … Read More