January 1, 2018
solidThinking creates, develops, and markets technology that helps our user community bring the most desirable products to their customers faster. solidThinking was started in 1991 to meet the needs of Italian industrial designers, and acquired by Altair in 2008. Our offering has...
Altair Presents Preview of Geometry ‘Avatar’ of Click2Cast
December 22, 2017
Altair's Click2Cast enhances the casting process by adding geometry tools specifically for creating runners, risers, sleeves, chillers and cooling lines within a single environment.
Artificial Intelligence Wants a Seat at the Design Table
December 1, 2017
Generative design redefines the role of design engineers.
nTopology Announces Series A Funding of $7.6M
November 30, 2017
nTopology, which receive significant funding, offers generative CAD functionality, enabling next generation of complex designs for 3D printing, extrusion and CNC.
Topology Optimization, Part 3
October 1, 2017
How to address manufacturing constraints in optimization.
Mentor Prepares Engineers for an Electric, Self-Driving Future
September 28, 2017
A recap of the Mentor Integrated Electrical Solutions Forum (IESF) Automotive 2017.
Topology Optimization Methods
September 1, 2017
A look at two additional topology optimization methods: evolutionary and level set.
Altair Doles Out Enlighten Awards for Innovation in Automotive Lightweighting
August 15, 2017
FCA, Toyota, Faurecia and AP&T recipients of the 5th annual Altair Enlighten Awards; Honda and Constellium were runners-up in the Full Vehicle and Module categories, respectively.
PARTsolutions V11 Aims to Optimize Design Process
August 1, 2017
New version includes advanced search functions and optimized user interface.
How Light-Weighted Airplane Seats Can Save Airlines $200 Million
July 1, 2017
No normal airplane seat frame: this one has been light-weighted using lattice and surface optimization, meaning an algorithm in Autodesk’s Netfabb software produced the geometry to meet specified design goals.
June 1, 2017
Gain insight as to what controls can be exerted on the process to increase relevance to design goals.
ANSYS 18.1 Includes Features to Simulate More and Faster
May 22, 2017
Latest release aims to boost design productivity and optimization, according to the company.
Siemens PLM Software Introduces Solid Edge ST10
May 9, 2017
New release includes integrated topology optimization technology and Siemens' Convergent Modeling to help streamline work with imported geometry.
Frustum Inc. Partners with Siemens to Increase Design Innovation for Additive Manufacturing
March 24, 2017
Siemens NX software now fully integrates Frustum’s topology optimization technology in its end-to-end additive manufacturing solution
Envision 4.0 Data Analytics Package now Available from solidThinking
February 23, 2017
Envision 4.0 designed to bring data analytics for IoT, industrial analytics and embedded business intelligence to new heights.
Capgemini Expands with Unity’s Digital Twin Arm
Plan is to accelerate enterprises’ digital transformation through real-time 3D technology.
Keysight Introduces QuantumPro Integrated EDA Workflow
Lowers hardware engineer knowledge barrier for simulating superconducting qubits with automated quantum parameter extraction.
FREE WEBINAR MARCH 14: Can AI Cut Down Simulation Time and Cost?
In this webcast, PredictiveIQ discusses how artificial intelligence can improve the performance of FEA and CFD simulations.
Velo3D Releases Flow Developer for its Print Prep Software
This is designed to simplify the migration of additive manufacturing projects to Velo3D’s fully integrated solution.
MecSoft Releases RhinoCAM 2024, VisualCAD/CAM 2024
VisualCAD/CAM 2024 is the completely independent CAD and CAM solution from MecSoft.
Prototyping Solutions Partners with Meltio
This strategic alliance positions Prototyping Solutions as an authorized partner of Meltio, enabling the company to offer 3D metal printing...
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