Tag Archives: Simulation

Manifold Optimization with SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation – Part 1

by Arunachalam Thiraviam

Modified Optimization with SOLIDWORKS Flow

The automotive world is filled with engineers who are constantly trying to improve the performance of their vehicles by swapping out their stock parts with custom designs. This can be a tedious and expensive process if you are attempting a new design that hasn’t been field-tested.

8 Altair Inspire Cast Tips: solidThinking Unit Access

by Drew Tucker

Altair solidThinking Dashboard

This is the final blog in our eight-part series for getting started with Altair Inspire Cast! We’ve solved meshing issues, element size queries, added custom materials to the database, and much more. In this final quick tip, you’ll learn how to gain access to solidThinking units and the portal.

8 Altair Inspire Cast Tips: Adding Custom Materials

by Drew Tucker

Welcome to part seven of our Altair Inspire Cast blog series. In this eight-part series, we address common issues that can occur and share how to easily solve them. In this quick tip, you’ll learn how to add custom materials.

8 Altair Inspire Cast Tips: Detecting Porosity Problems

by Drew Tucker

Altair Inspire Cast Analysis Explorer

Having porosity issues with your casting? The answer to that question is “yes” 99% of the time it’s asked – so you’re not alone! Altair Inspire Cast has some excellent tools to help you diagnose and correct these defects.

8 Altair Inspire Cast Tips: Component Mesh Factors

by Drew Tucker

Altair Inspire Cast Element Size is Very Small

Welcome to part five of our Altair Inspire Cast blog series. In this eight-part series, we share tips, tricks, and address common issues and questions when getting started with Inspire Cast. In this quick tip, you’ll learn about Component Mesh Factors.

8 Altair Inspire Cast Tips: Choosing an Element Size

by Drew Tucker

Altair Inspire Cast Measure Length

Welcome to part four of our blog series where we share eight quick tips for getting started in Altair Inspire Cast. In this blog, we’re discussing how to choose the right size element for your simulation.

Cybertruck Simulation: Deal or Dud?

by Shaun Bentley

Transient Animation of Cybertruck Flow Development

Let’s explore the aerodynamic performance of the Cybertruck with SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation and let the results speak for themselves.

URB-E: Scooting in SOLIDWORKS

by Amee Meghani

SOLIDWORKS and URB-E are a perfect match.  SOLIDWORKS isn’t going anywhere, while URB-E takes you everywhere. Learn more here.

Drone Racing Meets 3D Printing

by Francisco Guzman

3D Printing a Drone

Drone enthusiast Francisco Guzman creates his very first drone using SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys 3D printing. Learn how in this blog post.