Tag: simulation

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

Partner Spotlight: Ensure Accuracy and Minimize Defects in Forged Parts with AFDEX

Sridhar Ravikoti

Sridhar Ravikoti

Technical Director - Global Partner Programs at Altair
Sridhar Ravikoti is the Technical Director of Global Partner Programs at Altair. He has been with Altair since 2000, gaining experience in engineering product development and software program management. In his current role as a technical lead for the Altair Partner Alliance, Sridhar drives a synergetic relationship between Altair offering and its Partners. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Osmania University in India, and a Master’s degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, with a major in Mechanical Engineering and a minor degree in Applied Mechanics.
Sridhar Ravikoti

Safe Landing: Simulation Methods for the NASA Orion Crew Module

Andrew Burkhalter

Andrew Burkhalter

Senior Project Engineer at Altair ProductDesign
Andrew Burkhalter

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In August, a team of technicians, engineers, sailors, and divers spent a week testing and preparing for NASA’s new Orion spacecraft to splash into the ocean after its first space flight test in December. It will have traveled at speeds … Read More

Learning Video: Altair RADIOSS

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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Crash analysis, impact simulation, drop tests: designing structures under extreme loads requires accuracy and scalability. Over the past 20+ years, Altair RADIOSS has become the standard used by leading manufacturers, government agencies and researchers for complex, highly nonlinear simulations in … Read More

Tips & Tricks: Plot Styles

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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In this month’s video Erik shows a few tricks on how to analyze simulation results in HyperView, specifically using the Results Browser and storing custom plot styles.

Open Solutions: A Key Enabler for Multiphysics Analysis

Jon Quigley

Jon Quigley

Systems Simulation Director at Altair
Jon is the director of Systems Simulation at Altair. Prior to this role, he was responsible for the program direction of HyperWorks® products that apply to modeling complex systems, including MotionView®, MotionSolve®, HyperStudy®, and ScriptView™. His over twenty-five years of experience in the computer-aided engineering software industry includes time spent at Ford developing custom applications in the vehicle dynamics domain. Jon rejoined Altair in 2000 as the program manager for MotionView, going on to become director of systems modeling. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, both from the University of Michigan.
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In the majority of cases, CAE commercial solutions were developed by engineers and academia, creating software for a concentrated area of physics such as structural engineering, computational fluid dynamics, multibody dynamics, electromagnetism and several others.  For years these solutions and … Read More

The Sun Shines and the Wind Blows on Simulation Technology

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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More than 86,000 terawatts of solar power reach the Earth’s surface each year. Theoretically, that’s enough energy to satisfy the entire world’s energy demand 1000 times over (in 2008, the world consumed a little over 16 terawatts of energy). However, … Read More