Tag: OptiStruct

OptiStruct analysis of an airplane rib - Altair HyperWorks

Become More Productive by doing your Analysis with OptiStruct instead of Nastran

Uwe Schramm

Uwe Schramm

Chief Technical Officer at Altair
Dr. Uwe Schramm is the Chief Technical Officer for Altair’s Solvers, Optimization and Smart Multi-physics Solutions and Strategy. He joined Altair Germany in 1996 as an Engineering Manager following a career in academia at the University of Virginia and University of Rostock. In 1999, Dr. Schramm relocated to the US to oversee Altair’s optimization products and to build a western region consulting practice. Having success in both endeavors, he was asked to lead the product management for Altair HyperWorks. He was promoted to Vice President Product Technology in 2004, and CTO of HyperWorks in 2008. For a period of two years starting in 2011, Dr. Schramm led Altair’s German operations as Managing Director. He holds a Master’s Degree and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Rostock in Germany.
Uwe Schramm

OptiStruct® can use standard Nastran input decks.  That’s a great place to start increasing your productivity – but there is so much more. A little over twenty years ago I joined Altair in Germany. At the time in sunny California … Read More

The Math Connection Between Great Music and Superior Engineering

Keshav Sundaresh

Keshav Sundaresh

Global Business Development Director at Altair
Keshav is a Global Business Development Director and has been with Altair since 2006. He’s responsible for providing corporate business development leadership and direction to Altair’s Math & Systems solution.In this role, he is responsible for driving partnerships by teaming with product development, global sales & channels, marketing and customers. Based in Altair’s world HQ in Troy, MI, Keshav closely works with the software development team. Prior to this, Keshav has held several different roles at Altair including his last role as a global business development manager responsible for Altair’s Multi-body Simulation solution. Before starting his journey with Altair, he worked as a CAE Analyst at a machine tool OEM. Keshav holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from India.
Keshav Sundaresh

You might think comparing music and mechatronics engineering is a stretch, but these two great disciplines have more in common than you might think. Mathematics, abstraction, and connecting the dots (aka combining multiple disciplines) are three common concepts that apply … Read More

Tips & Tricks: July 2015

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.
Dev Anand

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Tips & Tricks: October 2015

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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Scripts of The Month: August 2015

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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Design and Optimization of Lattice Structures for 3D Printing using Altair OptiStruct

Warren Dias

Warren Dias

Business Development Manager - OptiStruct at Altair
Warren is the Business Development Manager for OptiStruct where his responsibilities include increasing the global footprint and usage of OptiStruct. He joined Altair in 2000, and now has nearly 15 years of experience in the field of finite element analysis and structural optimization. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology in India.
Warren Dias

How would you like your burger done? Medium rare, well done, or 3D printed? Seems farfetched? Well, not so much, if the recent 3D printing trends are anything to go by. All said and done, while I am a fan … Read More

Engine Dynamic Analysis Using Flexible Bodies

Harold Thomas

Harold Thomas

Director - Solver Technology at Altair
Dr. Thomas is resposible for the business development direction of Altair’s solver product, OptiStruct. He has been working in the areas of Structural Optimization, Finite Element Analysis, and Computational Fluid Dynamics for more than 30 years. He studied Mechanical Engineering at the Columbia University in New York City and received his Ph.D. in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA).
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It’s time to shorten engine dynamic analyses, thanks to a tighter integration between Altair OptiStruct® and AVL EXCITE. Finite element models are extensively used in research and development of automotive engines. Modal condensation techniques are used to reduce large Degrees of … Read More