Tag: HyperWorks

Single Matrix Solution and Multi-level Smart Multiphysics: Five Questions to Detlef Schneider

Detlef Schneider

Detlef Schneider

Senior VP – EMEA at Altair Germany
Detlef joined Altair in 1997, and started to support optimization technology and various support and sales roles. In August 2011, he took on a new challenge within Altair on the Solver Development side. He is excited to take Altair's leading edge simulation technology to the next level and ensure that Altair continues to be a market leader in CAE. He received his degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany.
Detlef Schneider

Single Matrix Solution and Multi-level Smart Multiphysics Five Questions for Detlef Schneider, Senior Vice President – Solver Products, Altair During the development process of highly engineered products, CAE can help in solving a broad range of problems and making the … Read More

Kanto Auto Works: Topology Optimization Used to Make Lighter Plastic Parts.

Simone Bonino

Simone Bonino

Vice President of Marketing - HyperWorks at Altair
Simone joined Altair Italy in 2001, and is currently the Vice President of Product Marketing at Altair. He has over 20 years of experience in the PLM market, particularly in the field of manufacturing simulation and business development. His current role includes overseeing the global marketing strategy for the extended HyperWorks brand, integrating contributions from the other Altair divisions, and building a cohesive message with dynamic marketing materials for the CAE and PLM market. He holds an associate degree in mechanical engineering from the Istituto Tecnico Industriale (ITI) Edoardo Agnelli in Torino, Italy.
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Kanto Auto Works, Ltd. is a core member of the Toyota Group, developing and producing Toyota vehicle bodies. The company’s organic-material engineering department evaluates and develops plastic parts to be used in vehicle bodies. In the initial stage of development … Read More

Autopitch Tool

Dev Anand

Dev Anand

Senior Manager - Global Initiatives at Altair India
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.
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Topic details: The Autopitch functionality is meant to be used in a model build process, when the CAD part data is made available to the CAE group without publishing the weld data. Once the CAD part data is handed over … Read More

2D Element Cleanup using Quality Index Tools

Dev Anand

Dev Anand

Senior Manager - Global Initiatives at Altair India
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.
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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

Challenges and Opportunities in the Oil & Gas Industry

Rick Watkins

Rick Watkins

Regional Manager at Altair
Rick Watkins is the Altair Business Development Manager for the energy industry. He received his Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from MIT, and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from University of Texas at Austin. His professional interests include Enterprise Solutions with data analytics, numerical optimization and high-performance computing. He has spent the last 8 years working with customers to implement innovative design processes and leverage high-performance computing in their engineering environments. He lives in Houston, Texas with his wife, two kids and two dogs.
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In this article, we will be looking at such trends as the impact of globalization and cloud-based services. How have oil and gas companies evolved and embraced new IT demands? What pressures are these companies feeling now and how will … Read More

Model Calibration Using Optimization Techniques

Fatma Kocer-Poyraz
Fatma Kocer-Poyraz

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When we think of optimization, we naturally think of finding the design with minimum cost, maximum performance, etc. However, we can use optimization methods for objectives other than minimizing or maximizing. One of these use cases is to meet a … Read More

Why Composites Are Taking Off in the Aviation Industry

Bob Yancey

Bob Yancey

Vice President - Aerospace and Composites at Altair
Bob has degrees from MIT, Virginia Tech, and University of Dayton with a focus on Aerospace Composites. His current role is to define the strategic direction of Altair to meet the growing and changing needs of the Aerospace and Composites Design and Analysis community. He meets with companies and organizations throughout the world to gather their input and communicate to them the solutions Altair provides.
Bob Yancey

Composites are flying high in the aircraft industry as manufacturers look for ways to reduce weight, improve performance and create a better customer experience. Composites, of course, weigh considerably less than conventional aluminum and titanium materials, and they offer a … Read More