Generative Design: Your AI Partner in Product Development
October 10, 2018
In this live roundtable, panelists will discuss the evolving role of the design engineer in the era of machine learning; benefits and pitfalls of working with generative design; and what humans can learn from AI-proposed solutions.
Frustum Launches Windows OS Version of its Generate Software
October 1, 2018
Optimization software developer Frustum releases Windows desktop version of its Generate software, promises to bring interactivity to topology optimization.
Altair Brings Flexibility to solidThinking Licensing
August 30, 2018
The company’s patented units-based licensing model is now being offered as solidThinking Units (sTUs) designed to help small- and mid-sized organizations tap into simulation more readily.
Altair Debuts Disruptive Licensing Model for solidThinking Suite
August 29, 2018
solidThinking units are a licensing model providing on-demand flexibility to access Altair's entire simulation-driven design portfolio on the desktop and in the cloud.
Generating Collaboration at GM and Adidas with Generative Design
July 1, 2018
A look at two generative design partnerships between manufacturers and technology vendors show the value of collaboration.
Optimization Overview: solidThinking Inspire
April 1, 2018
solidThinking Inspire 2018 is a structural optimization program designed to provide a complete workflow from geometry creation and or manipulation, through FE analysis to topology optimization and geometry shape fitting of the resultant configuration.
PTC Releases Creo 5.0 CAD Solution
March 19, 2018
Launch features enhanced capabilities in additive manufacturing, topology optimization and simulation.
ParaMatters Releases Autonomous Topology Optimizer
February 21, 2018
ParaMatters' CogniCAD is a cloud-based, cognitive design platform that is capable of automatically generating additive manufacturing for high-performance, lightweighted structures within aerospace, automotive and other mission critical applications.
Altair Debuts Inspire 2018 Software
February 2, 2018
Inspire 2018 from Altair is available through its solidThinking channel partner network and directly to its HyperWorks user community.
Generative Design: Advice from Algorithms
January 2, 2018
Design engineers face new challenges in working with computation-driven design software.
Topology Optimization, Part 3
October 1, 2017
How to address manufacturing constraints in optimization.
Topology Optimization Methods
September 1, 2017
A look at two additional topology optimization methods: evolutionary and level set.
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.
Three Ways Generative Design is Transforming Business
Generative design is an exploration tool that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to simultaneously generate multiple solutions based on...
Generative Design Helps Create New Wheels that are 35% Lighter
By using generative design technology, Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) was able to shed an additional 4.8 kilograms (10.5 lbs) for the latest...
Hyundai is Driving Mobility Innovation with Generative Design
Hyundai Motor Group is pushing the boundaries of vehicle development and reimagining how vehicles might traverse the world. In a...
How to Get Started with Generative Design
Generative design allows you to simultaneously generate multiple CAD-ready options based on real-world manufacturing constraints and product performance requirements. Try...
Editor’s Pick: Real-time quality assurance for advanced metal additive printing
The new module is Data Analyzer, software for quality assurance and data...
Editor’s Pick: Static-dissipating composite material for electronics additive manufacturing
The material can be reinforced with continuous carbon fiber, creating strong and...
Editor’s Pick: UL Certification for Emissions-free 3D Printing
RIZE calls GREENGUARD Certification “a key safety and sustainability milestone” for the ...
Editor’s Pick: Debuting filament-based stainless steel for additive manufacturing
Forward AM/BASF Ultrafuse 17-4PH is a filament comprising metal powder...