Dev Anand

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Dev Anand joined Altair in 2004 and is currently the Senior Manager for Global Initiatives at Altair. He has over 16 years in the PLM industry focusing on global initiatives, business development, global customer support, program management, product design development and people management skills. He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree from M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration with Operations from Symbiosis, India. He is also Six Sigma Green Belt Certified from General Electric Power Systems, who has been trained to be Project Management Professional from PMI, USA and also attended the Leadership program.

2D Element Cleanup using Quality Index Tools

Topic details: The Quality Index panel calculates a single value, called compound Q.I., which represents the quality of the displayed shell (2D) model. This value is calculated based on criteria entered by the user and can be used to optimize … Read More

Learning Video: AcuSolve

This short video shows the process to setup and solve a CFD flow analysis of a rotating machinary in HyperWorks, utilizing tools like AcuSolve, AcuConsole and AcuFieldView.

Using HyperMath to Contour Custom Results in HyperView

Topic details: HyperView can contour custom results calculated using a HyperMath script using the results math utility. The user stays in a single environment i.e. HyperView. Using HyperMath’s extensive and efficient math libraries complex math calculations can be performed. Download … Read More

Using Meshlines in HyperMesh

Topic details: A meshline is a line on the elements of a 2d (shell) mesh that is associated with the mesh by retaining information about where it enters and exits each shell element. Closed loop of meshlines can be used … Read More

Learning Video: HyperStudy

This short video demonstrates an effective process of calibrating multiple models using design of experiments (DoE) and optimization methods in HyperStudy. We applied this process to calibrate a ductile aluminum alloy modeled in RADIOSS block as an elasto-plastic material using … Read More

What is Frequency Response Analysis in Radioss

Topic details: Frequency Response Analysis is used to calculate the response of a structure subject to steady state oscillatory excitation. Typical applications are NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness) analyses of vehicles, rotating machinery and transmissions. The analysis is to compute … Read More

Map Thickness from Geometry to FE Model

Topic details: The new Mid-Mesh Thickness utility allows the automatic mapping of thickness from any legacy geometry to a representative FE model. There are several options to control how the thicknesses are applied to nodes, elements or properties plus auto-correction … Read More