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BETA CAE Systems announces the release of SPDRM v1.3.3

BETA CAE Systems announces the second evolution release of SPDRM v1.3.x series. Beyond the code fixes on the detected issues, this version also hosts noteworthy enhancements and implementations. Notably, in the area of Data Management a new feature has been introduced in Data Model Schema that enables the notification of the user during editing a … Continue reading BETA CAE Systems announces the release of SPDRM v1.3.3


Akselos Launches The Third Webinar in Simulation Lab Series

Large, three dimensional contact problems are among the most challenging problems for structural simulation systems. Converged solutions are often difficult to obtain, especially when the additional effects of friction and material plasticity are significant. Akselos Reduced Basis Finite Element Analysis (RB-FEA) is a new approach to structural simulation which is 1000x faster than conventional techniques. … Continue reading Akselos Launches The Third Webinar in Simulation Lab Series


ASSESS Insight Webinar Series

Canton, GA –ASSESS Initiative, a broad reaching multi-industry initiative to facilitate a revolution of enablement that will vastly increase the availability and effectiveness of Engineering Simulation, is proud to announce the new monthly ASSESS Insight Webinar Series. The first in this series is scheduled for Thursday, August 7, 2020, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM … Continue reading ASSESS Insight Webinar Series


VCollab 19 Launches: Offers Important New Automation and Performance Enhancements

Visual Collaboration Technologies announces the release of VCollab 19, the latest version of its advanced solution for enabling the creation and sharing of high-fidelity, 3D, simulation insights. This new release provides enhanced automation capabilities, along with performance and usability improvements. Read More


Pointwise Enables Accurate CFD for Nuclear Reactor Rod Bundles

FORT WORTH, TX – Pointwise releases the case study, “Pointwise Enables Accurate CFD for Nuclear Reactor Rod Bundles,” explaining how Michael Böttcher of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology leverages Pointwise meshing techniques to enable accurate computational fluid dynamics (CFD) results for nuclear reactor rod bundles at stringent convergence levels, which cannot be achieved with automatic “free” … Continue reading Pointwise Enables Accurate CFD for Nuclear Reactor Rod Bundles


The 2 Year Revolution at Rev-Sim.Org

Summer 2020 progress Rev-Sim progress report. Where are we now and where are we going? Watch the video here.


CENOS version 2.6 released

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The Revolution in Simulation Continues to Expand as Akselos Joins the Growing Global Alliance of Participants

JULY 7, 2020; USA and SWITZERLAND – The global industry collaboration and technology alliance Revolution In Simulation (“Rev-Sim” at www.rev-sim.org), created to accelerate innovation through the democratization of engineering simulation, announces Akselos (www.akselos.com) as a new participating sponsor and collaborator. Akselos CEO Thomas Leurent comments, “Akselos was established in 2013 to help mechanical engineering align … Continue reading The Revolution in Simulation Continues to Expand as Akselos Joins the Growing Global Alliance of Participants


CIMdata Publishes Simulation and Analysis Market Report

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, USA 25 June 2020—CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, announces the release of the CIMdata Simulation and Analysis (S&A) Market Analysis Report. This report deepens the S&A market analysis conducted as part of the CIMdata 2020 PLM Market Analysis Report Series. The well-known PLM MAR Series … Continue reading CIMdata Publishes Simulation and Analysis Market Report


Latest Pointwise Release Includes 5X Faster Surface Meshing

FORT WORTH – The latest release of Pointwise’s computational fluid dynamics (CFD) mesh generation software accelerates its surface meshing process by up to a factor of five on benchmark grids. “’Accelerate’ is one of our three main development thrusts,” said John Chawner, Pointwise’s president. “Anything we can do to speed-up the software improves the user’s … Continue reading Latest Pointwise Release Includes 5X Faster Surface Meshing


Automated Meshing and Adaptive Re-meshing at Bombardier

Pointwise released a webinar where Amine Ben Haj Ali, senior engineering specialist from Bombardier, explains the Meshing & Adaptive Re-meshing Server (MARS) which automatically generates meshes. MARS has been used by engineers at Bombardier to generate over 250,000 high-quality meshes since 2017. MARS automates the meshing process, reduces meshing time, and ensures consistent meshes across … Continue reading Automated Meshing and Adaptive Re-meshing at Bombardier


Akselos Recognized as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

The Akselos team is pleased to be joining the list of the world’s most innovative companies. We’ve been chosen from hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers. Our mission-driven company, with its focus on accelerating the energy transition, has achieved global recognition for its ability to make a significant impact … Continue reading Akselos Recognized as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum


Ansys Discovery Virtual Launch

Introducing an all new Ansys Discovery July 29, 2020, 11:00 AM (EDT) Leveraging the all-new Ansys Discovery product early in your product design processes will drive substantial gains in engineering productivity, spur innovation and increase your product’s overall performance. And we can prove it. Join us on July 29 for this virtual launch event where … Continue reading Ansys Discovery Virtual Launch


PASS/START-PROF industry Webinars

Shortly before the launch of a new significant version of PASS/START-PROF, The PASS Team announces a series of industry-related webinars on the software for piping stress analysis and sizing. We will hold six webinars with two sessions each for three different industries, so every interested specialist will be able to attend the applicable session. The … Continue reading PASS/START-PROF industry Webinars


Accurately Model Propeller Performance Using TCFD and Pointwise

FORT WORTH, TX – Pointwise releases the case study, “Accurate Performance Predictions for Marine Propellers,” providing benchmark validation for accurate performance of CFD simulation results. The high demand for improving the accuracy, quality, and credibility of the CFD simulation results, should be assessed by providing a qualitative and intensive comparison with experimental measurement data. The purpose … Continue reading Accurately Model Propeller Performance Using TCFD and Pointwise


Webinar: Accelerate Aircraft Design with Model-based Design Automation and Collaborative MDO

ESTECO and TXT company PACE will host a joint webinar on 10 June 2020 at 4:00PM CEST, demonstrating the added value of combining their technologies for a server-based optimization of an EXPEDITE (EXPanded MDO for Effectiveness Based DesIgn TEchnologies) derived preliminary aircraft design. Information & Registration


EnginSoft USA and MotionPort Announce Merger

Combined company will provide enhanced CAE software and services with national coverage in disciplines of Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Multibody Dynamics (MBD) McKinney, TX and St. Georges, UT, June 2, 2020 – EnginSoft USA and MotionPort, both leading providers of Computer Aided Engineering solutions, today announce the merger of the … Continue reading EnginSoft USA and MotionPort Announce Merger


Upcoming Webinar: Model-Based Engineering – How Critical is Simulation to a Model-Based Enterprise?

Date & Time: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 | 6:00pm EDT (New York) Systems thinking, model-based concepts and simulation methods and processes are closely connected. The support of pervasive engineering analysis & simulation technologies are vital in making these concepts feasible. This webinar will examine how these concepts interact and how the resulting benefits are critical … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar: Model-Based Engineering – How Critical is Simulation to a Model-Based Enterprise?


How UAV Icing Simulations Help With Ice Protection

FORT WORTH, TX  – Pointwise has released a webinar hosted by neptech AB and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology entitled “Simulation of in-flight icing on UAVs.” This webinar explains how icing simulations are used on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to develop ice protection systems. Watch the webinar: https://ptwi.se/2zoFV2l. In-flight icing is a severe … Continue reading How UAV Icing Simulations Help With Ice Protection


PASS/EQUIP Overview Webinar: Comprehensive Software for Structural Pressure Vessels Analysis

Date: 28 May 2020 Start time: 11:00 CET (UTC +2:00) Duration: 1.5 hours Key related industries: Oil & Gas, Chemical, Power, and others. Presenter: Andrey Krasnokutsky, Ph.D., Head of Strength Analysis Department Cost: Free Registration: Pre-registration is required Description PASS/EQUIP combines sophisticated calculation capabilities and code compliance with ease-of-use to deliver simulation of pressure vessels … Continue reading PASS/EQUIP Overview Webinar: Comprehensive Software for Structural Pressure Vessels Analysis


BETA CAE Systems announces release of v20.1.2 of its software suite

A number of enhancements have been introduced in this ANSA, EPILYSIS, META and KOMVOS second point release of the latest 20.1x branch of BETA CAE software. Learn more here.


Akselos launches the second webinar in Simulation Lab series

Akselos will next week host the second in a series of technical webinars for structural engineers and finite element users. This session aims to show how Akselos’ patented reduced-basis technology offers a means to bring system-level design and feedback of structural and physics-based behaviours 1000x faster than traditional techniques. It will provide an overview of … Continue reading Akselos launches the second webinar in Simulation Lab series


Maximize Performance while Reducing Costs with Automated Design Optimization

FORT WORTH, TX – Pointwise published the case study, “Pointwise Used in Topology Optimization of Automotive Components,” that explains how Pointwise’s unstructured mesh generation with Helyx Adjoint sensitivity based shape optimization enables fully automated performance-driven design shape evolution and optimization to meet target performance objectives. Read the case study: https://ptwi.se/2TeKCSH Optimal fluid flow performance is … Continue reading Maximize Performance while Reducing Costs with Automated Design Optimization


CENOS v 2.5 Released

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Webinar: The Digital Thread & SPDM – Will This Bring Simulation Out of the Shadows?

Engineering simulation is often lost within its own self-inflicted silos. Significant advances in SPDM have sought to rectify this over the past few years; however, broad enterprise deployment of SPDM continues to be a rare occurrence. For simulation to break free from these silos and have a broader financial impact on an enterprise, SPDM needs … Continue reading Webinar: The Digital Thread & SPDM – Will This Bring Simulation Out of the Shadows?


Improve Efficiency and Accuracy Using Solution-Based Mesh Adaptation with Pointwise and ANSYS CFX

FORT WORTH, TX  – The on-demand webinar, “Solution-Based Mesh Adaptation with Pointwise and ANSYS CFX” hosted by Nick Wyman and Steve Karman, Pointwise; and Paul Galpin, ISimQ is now available. Learn how mesh adaptation can help make your CFD process more efficient and accurate. Simulation-driven design relies heavily on high-quality CFD simulation results. Mesh adaptation … Continue reading Improve Efficiency and Accuracy Using Solution-Based Mesh Adaptation with Pointwise and ANSYS CFX


The Revolution in Simulation Continues to Gain Momentum as BETA CAE Systems Joins the Growing List of Partners

MAY 12, 2020; USA and Switzerland – The industry collaboration and technology alliance Revolution In Simulation (“Rev-Sim” at www.rev-sim.org), created to accelerate innovation through the democratization of engineering simulation, announces BETA CAE Systems (www.beta-cae.com) as a new participating sponsor for 2020. “Numerical analysis of physical phenomena and engineering simulation are among the few tools we … Continue reading The Revolution in Simulation Continues to Gain Momentum as BETA CAE Systems Joins the Growing List of Partners


Partnership Between Front End Analytics and Georgia Tech’s Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory

Front End Analytics and ASDL will leverage their capabilities in digital twins, system design & simulation, advanced engineering methods, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. Read more.


BETA CAE Systems announces the release of v19.1.7 of its software suite

BETA CAE Systems announces the release of ANSA/EPILYSIS/META v19.1.x series.  Beyond code fixes in the identified issues, this version also incorporates several noteworthy enhancements and implementations, anticipated by our customers who are committed to the v19x of our suite. The most important of those enhancements and fixes that were implemented appear in the announcement on … Continue reading BETA CAE Systems announces the release of v19.1.7 of its software suite


Push-button Design Optimization of a Race Car Front Wing

FORT WORTH, TX – “CAD-Based Design Optimization of a Race Car Front Wing,” a joint webinar from Pointwise and Phoenix Integration about automated meshing enabled push-button design optimization has been released. Watch the webinar https://ptwi.se/3516uWJ. If you have ever seen the front wing of a Formula 1 vehicle, you would think you are staring at … Continue reading Push-button Design Optimization of a Race Car Front Wing


OnScale Offers Free Online Training Courses to Promote Productivity for Engineers Working Remotely

Silicon Valley, CA (April 16th, 2020) – OnScale, the global leader in Cloud Engineering Simulation, has released their free online training schedule available for both current and new customers. The Cloud Engineering Simulation Specialization with OnScale comprises of five free online training courses: Introduction to OnScale, MEMS Piezoelectric Simulation, Thermomechanical Simulation, Ultrasound Transducer Simulation, and … Continue reading OnScale Offers Free Online Training Courses to Promote Productivity for Engineers Working Remotely


OnScale Launches Project BreathEasy: Digital Twins of Lungs to Improve COVID-19 Patients Outcomes

Silicon Valley, CA (April 14th, 2020) – OnScale, the leader in Cloud Engineering Simulation, announces Project BreathEasy, a consortium of multiphysics FEA/CFD vendors, medical device manufacturers, engineers, and doctors from around the world who are developing digital twins of the lungs of COVID-19 patients to help doctors improve patient outcomes and optimize use of limited … Continue reading OnScale Launches Project BreathEasy: Digital Twins of Lungs to Improve COVID-19 Patients Outcomes


How to Mesh a Frozen Drone

FORT WORTH, TX – The Department of Engineering Cybernetics at Norwegian University of Science and Technology uses Pointwise to help solve the problem of icing on drones in this case study, “How to Mesh a Frozen Drone.” Icing is a severe hazard that significantly limits the usage of autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Computational fluid … Continue reading How to Mesh a Frozen Drone


On-Demand Pointwise Training is Now Available

FORT WORTH, TX – Pointwise announces the launch of a comprehensive online training course, Pointwise Mesh Generation Foundations. This in-depth online course provides a full overview of Pointwise including geometry preparation for meshing, 2D/3D structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshing, T-Rex, and many more features. The format of the course is geared towards quickly bringing engineers … Continue reading On-Demand Pointwise Training is Now Available


2020 Digital Twin Forum Keynote Speakers Announced

Clarkesville, GA –ASSESS Initiative, a broad reaching multi-industry initiative to facilitate a revolution of enablement that will vastly increase the availability and effectiveness of Engineering Simulation, is proud to announce the Keynote Speakers for the 2020 Digital Twins Forum. Our first speaker is Dimitri Mavris, Ph. D., Director of the Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory & … Continue reading 2020 Digital Twin Forum Keynote Speakers Announced


OnScale Providing Free Cloud Core-Hours to Customers to Mitigate Engineering Productivity Loss Related to the Coronavirus Outbreak

Silicon Valley, CA (March 17th, 2020) – OnScale, the global leader in Cloud Engineering Simulation, today announces that it will provide free cloud core-hours to customers to promote customer safety and mitigate any productivity loss due to office shutdowns. OnScale has already officially closed its global offices to protect the health and safety of OnScale … Continue reading OnScale Providing Free Cloud Core-Hours to Customers to Mitigate Engineering Productivity Loss Related to the Coronavirus Outbreak


ASSESS Initiative Announces DEVELOP3D as a Gold Sponsor of the ASSESS 2020 Congress, the 2020 Digital Twins Forum and the ASSESS Initiative

Clarkesville, GA ASSESS Initiative, a broad reaching multi-industry initiative to facilitate a revolution of enablement that will vastly increase the availability and effectiveness of Engineering Simulation, is proud to announce that DEVELOP3D, will be a “Complete” Gold Sponsor for 2020. This “complete” sponsorship includes sponsoring the upcoming 2020 Digital Twins Forum to be held at … Continue reading ASSESS Initiative Announces DEVELOP3D as a Gold Sponsor of the ASSESS 2020 Congress, the 2020 Digital Twins Forum and the ASSESS Initiative


Webinar: Pervasive Systems Thinking & Simulation: Who, What, When, Where, Why & How?

Date: Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 Time: 11:00am EST (New York) / 4:00pm GMT (London) Register Today Webinar Series Background In this ground-breaking webinar series from NAFEMS and Revolution in Simulation on “Achieving Pervasive Engineering Simulation: 2020-2030,” we’ll be looking beyond the present to the next ten years of advancements in simulation that are needed to … Continue reading Webinar: Pervasive Systems Thinking & Simulation: Who, What, When, Where, Why & How?


Application of Pointwise T-Rex Meshing and CFD Modeling to the Analysis of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide (S-CO2) Power Cycles

FORT WORTH, TX (10 March 2020) – Pointwise published the case study, “Application of Pointwise T-Rex Meshing and CFD Modeling to the Analysis of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide (S-CO2) Power Cycles” showing how Pointwise, by greatly simplifying and speeding up the meshing process was critical to the successful modeling of an S-CO2 compressor test bed system. … Continue reading Application of Pointwise T-Rex Meshing and CFD Modeling to the Analysis of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide (S-CO2) Power Cycles


intrinSIM Releases Generative Design Workflow Assessment Report for Autodesk Fusion 360 Generative Design

Clarkesville, GA – intrinSIM, a premier source of go-to-market services and technology licensing for engineering applications, has released an intrinSIM Market Report covering the assessment of the Autodesk Fusion 360 Generative Design workflow. This market report provides an assessment of the Generative Design workflow based on the January 2020 version of Autodesk Fusion 360. This assessment … Continue reading intrinSIM Releases Generative Design Workflow Assessment Report for Autodesk Fusion 360 Generative Design


Webinar: Simulations in Medical Device Designs

Thursday, April 16, 2020 Time: 2:00 PM Eastern Duration: 1 Hour Registration: Go here to register Overview Many medical devices operate in a multiphysics environment. One of the physics that many devices use is electromagnetic energy, and how that energy interacts with the extraordinary complexity of the human body. This energy typically generates heat that … Continue reading Webinar: Simulations in Medical Device Designs


PSRE Co. Announces PASS/HYDROSYSTEM Overview Webinar

PSRE Co., the leading developer of smart simulation and sizing tools for every piping and equipment engineer/designer, is pleased to announce a PASS/HYDROSYSTEM Overview Webinar on February 27, 2020. This webinar will be useful for any process, piping and mechanical engineers who are looking for powerful but easy to use piping fluid flow analysis tool. … Continue reading PSRE Co. Announces PASS/HYDROSYSTEM Overview Webinar


OnScale Joins the Revolution in Simulation Initiative

Sharing the same vision of making simulation accessible to all engineers, OnScale joined the non-profit Revolution in Simulation initiative as a sponsor to collaborate and form alliances with leading CAE experts, organizations, and providers. Collaborating, Supporting, and Forming Alliances with leading CAE Experts, Organizations, and Providers The adoption of Digital Prototypes, Digital Twins, Simulated-Augmented AI/ML, … Continue reading OnScale Joins the Revolution in Simulation Initiative


ASSESS and ASDL 2020 Digital Twin Forum

Clarkesville, GA –ASSESS Initiative, a broad reaching multi-industry initiative to facilitate a revolution of enablement that will vastly increase the availability and effectiveness of Engineering Simulation is proud to announce its collaboration with the Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory (ASDL) at Georgia Tech to organize a 2 day forum to develop a common clear understanding of … Continue reading ASSESS and ASDL 2020 Digital Twin Forum


Tulsa University Chooses PASS Suite for Academic and Research Purposes

PSRE Co., the leading developer of smart simulation and sizing tools for every piping and equipment engineer/designer, is pleased to announce participation of The University of Tulsa, OK in the PASS Software Academic License Program. The University receives academic licenses for PASS/START-PROF, PASS/HYDROSYSTEM and PASS/EQUIP for teaching and research purposes free of charge, as part … Continue reading Tulsa University Chooses PASS Suite for Academic and Research Purposes


Revolution In Simulation Adds Digital Thread & SPDM to Growing List of Implementation Topics

FEBRUARY 6, 2020; USA – Revolution In Simulation (“Rev-Sim” at www.rev-sim.org), the industry collaboration and technology alliance created to accelerate innovation through the democratization of engineering simulation, announces the addition of Digital Thread and Simulation Process and Data Management (SPDM) to its growing line-up of next-generation simulation topics. Simulation data, tools and experts are often … Continue reading Revolution In Simulation Adds Digital Thread & SPDM to Growing List of Implementation Topics


ASSESS 2020 Save the Date

Clarkesville, GA –ASSESS Initiative, a broad reaching multi-industry initiative to facilitate a revolution of enablement that will vastly increase the availability and effectiveness of Engineering Simulation is proud to announce that the ASSESS 2020 Congress dates and location have been set. The ASSESS 2020 Congress will be held at the Chateau Elan Winery & Resort … Continue reading ASSESS 2020 Save the Date


OnScale Revolutionizes CAE Licensing with a Pay-as-you-Simulate SaaS Model

Silicon Valley, CA (January 14th, 2020) – OnScale, the leader in Cloud Engineering Simulation, today announces the availability of its Pay-as-you-Simulate SaaS model making scalable enterprise-grade simulation capabilities available to every engineer, on-demand. Read more here.


Pointwise Enables Revolutionary Building Construction

FORT WORTH, TX (13 January 2020) – The case study, “Pointwise Enables Revolutionary Building Construction,” shows how using Pointwise for mesh generation enables Branch Technology to increase reliability while decreasing the time to generate 3D printer instructions from weeks to hours. Find out more about these latest advances: Pointwise Enables Revolutionary Building Construction. Branch Technology recognized … Continue reading Pointwise Enables Revolutionary Building Construction


Webinar: The Untapped Opportunity in Simulation

Using simulation in product development has always promised great value. But how many companies have truly reaped the full value of this vision? There are fundamental challenges for both simulation expert analysts and engineers alike. In this webinar, Chad Jackson will share insights on these challenges and what new technologies can be applied. Analysts waste … Continue reading Webinar: The Untapped Opportunity in Simulation