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NX Webinar – Modern CAE Environment for the Automotive Industry

Attendees of this webinar will learn how to run simulation processes at speeds up to 100 times faster than the manual processes found in traditional CAE tools. They will discover how to co-simulate m……

Femap Tips & Tricks: Solid Mesh with Beam Elements

Structures like reinforced concrete where steel rebar in encased in solid concrete can be represented by 1-D rod or beam elements for the rebar inside solid 3-D tet-elements for the concrete. When se……

Combating Today’s Simulation Complexity (e-book)

Propagating change and  tracking a configuration.  These concepts don’t just apply  to Bills of Materials or CAD  Models. They are just as  important, perhaps even more&n……

NX CAE Symposium 2013 (Event)

Siemens PLM Software is pleased to announce the third NX CAE Symposium on  November 5-6, 2013 at the Tangeman University Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio . Two days of cutting-……

PlySim automates composite FE modeling to reduce design time

PlySim is a composite structural engineering consultancy which focuses on finite element analysis. Its main markets are in the renewable energy sector (wind, wave and tidal) as well as marine and civ……

Femap Symposium 2013 Highlights

Recently we saw many Femap users converging on Cincinnati for the first Femap Symposium at the Marriott at RiverCenter in Covington. After a welcome and registration event on the evening of June 26 t……

CAE process integration is crucial for Noesim

Noesim’s core focus is the provision of engineering consulting services to the aerospace industry, where it applies its significant experience in the design of structural parts for aircraft. An impor……

Femap Tips & Tricks: Entity ID Contouring for Model Checking

Femap has a lot of visualization tools that can be used to verify the model. For example it’s possible to assign colors to entity IDs allowing a quick visual check of the numbering scheme of the mode……

ATK Aerospace Group – Integrated design and analysis (Case Study)

ATK Aerospace Group (ATK) is the world’s top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and a leading supplier of military and commercial aircraft structures.  They use  NX CAE for motion ……