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Modeling Corona Discharge using VSim Simulation Software

VSim, is a multi-dimensional, multi-physics simulation software tool, available through the Altair Partner Alliance, that can model a wide variety of electromagnetic related problems. VSim correctly computes the electric field in free-space and dielectrics due to boundary conditions and self-consistently generated fields from charged particles. In this webinar, you will learn how to set up a corona discharge problem in VSim. The set up includes the initialization of a seed electron, inclusion of collisional processes between electrons and neutrals which lead to the formation of a plasma, secondary emission due to electrons and ions impacting a variety of surfaces, and establishing any dielectrics in the simulation. VSim can correctly compute the electric field in the dielectrics. We will then show you how to analyze the data in VSim once the simulation has finished.

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Next Generation Robotics and Controls Lab

ESS & Altair invites you to an engaging webinar on next-generation Robotics and Controls Lab. In this webinar, we will be demonstrating a unique visual approach to robotics by using a combination of Altair Digital-Twin technology & Altair Hardware-in-Loop Modelling environment. During this webinar, you will learn how to design & develop cutting-edge Robotics applications using Altair’s fail-safe Digital-Twin technology, Acrome Ball-Balancing Table Robot & Altair Model-Based Development tools. By adopting technologies like Digital-Twin, Multi-Domain Modelling and 1D to 3D Co-Simulation using Modelica interfaces and Hardware-in-loop modelling, the Indian R&D sector can eliminate catastrophic failures of systems downstream.

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[Monarch Virtual Spotlight Series] From Disruption to Decentralization: A Peek into Building Advantage in 2021

How can you use the disruptions and lessons learned from this year to make meaningful change to your relationship with data? The catalyst for change can be jarring as we’ve all experienced this year. Inefficiencies within processes can be amplified as soon as working conditions change, but rather than seeking the status quo or returning to the way things were, can we use this time as an opportunity to improve processes or introduce needed supplemental analytics to pre-existing processes to move into 2021 healthier than 2020? During this webinar we'll discuss: -Identifying existing constraints, both tangible and perceived -Centralized vs. Decentralized Processes: how do we ensure agility and governance? -Offensive vs. Defensive Strategies for Data Trends in the industry and how to get ahead

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Simulate at the Speed of Design

Simulation to impact design, it needs to validate design as it unfolds and drive its evolution. It needs to work directly on the available CAD geometry and, in many cases, on the entire assembly intact and work fast. Simulation needs to happen at the speed of design! Altair invites you to the “Experts Talk” - an congregation of imminent panel of technical executives, managers, and experts from diverse industry segments. The esteemed panel will share their experience on how they have achieved simulation at the speed of design in their organization, leveraging the game-changing technology Altair SimSolid™.

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EikoTwin DIC Demo

Discover in this video how to use the functions of the DIC (Digital Image Correlation) software of the EikoTwin software suite.

Demo Models

EikoTwin DIC 1.2 Demo

This video presents the last updates in EikoTwin DIC 1.2.

Demo Models

Design High-Quality Plastic Components Faster Using S-Life Plastics

An Introductory webinar to S-Life Plastics by PART Engineering, available through the Altair Partner Alliance. S-Life-Plastics is an easy-to-use software that conducts a short-term, long-term and fatigue strength assessment based on FEA results for plastic components made out of unreinforced or reinforced thermoplastic materials. In order to conduct a strength assessment S-Life Plastics only needs the local stress tensor, provided by the appropriate result file of the particular FE solver. Additionally the user has to enter some basic information about the material and loading conditions. With that S-Life Plastics provides the resulting static and cyclic utilization ratios as contour plots. For every individual node a comprehensive numerical report of the most important assessment variables can be requested for documentation purposes.

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Vehicle Lightweighting with DesignLife

The push for lighter weight products continues and with it the challenge increases for engineers to retain the required strength and durability. Fatigue calculations are vital to evaluate where mass reduction can be achieved without sacrificing durability. This webinar will discuss the fatigue calculation methods relevant to maintaining durability in today's advanced lightweight structures.

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AutoML, Explainable AI, Custom Nodes + More: New Workflow Conveniences in Altair Knowledge Studio

Discover the new capabilities of Knowledge Studio that were released in 2020 to keep the tool moving as fast as science evolves. 2020 has been a slow and complicated year for some industries but not for technology. Technology continues to evolve at a fast pace and so should the solutions that support. Knowledge Studio has added some amazing features in 2020 to keep up with the trends in Data Science. Watch our lively discussion on the following new features: -Explainable AI capabilities for black box models -Automated machine learning for analysts that are not data scientists -Model Stacking to combine learnings from many models -Custom node creation through coding to keep work within the tool -Other new capabilities

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Improving the Lightweight Design of an Electric Drive System Using Fatigue Analysis

Innovative lightweight design is the key to reducing consumption and pollutant emissions. Especially the paradigm shift currently underway towards more electrification demands new possibilities for saving weight to be explored. Thus the aim of this webinar is to show how a fatigue life analysis can be carried out for a modern electric drive system. Since vibration phenomena play an essential role here, a modal fatigue analysis is carried out. We present all the necessary steps to set up the modal fatigue analysis in FEMFAT channelmax and the fatigue results. The e-drive system will be subjected to an engine run-up simulation. The add-on tool HARMONIC is used for the data preparation.

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Altair Monarch with RPA Automation Demo

This demo covers a use case in digital transformation by moving more customers to e-statements to reduce mailing costs, and human touch of mail. Altair Monarch simplifies the process of extracting data from the core banking platform to identify those customers who are still receiving statements by mail. RPA takes the information that was cleaned and properly formatted by Monarch, to enter it into the core banking platform to change the mailing status to electronic.

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Inspire Mold 2020 Introduction

In this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about the Inspire Mold 2020 interface along with tools and workflows contained within Inspire Mold. Modules contained within the course provide detailed descriptions of the tools and workflows within Inspire Mold. You will also have the opportunity to watch and perform hands-on exercises within each module.

eLearning

Breaking the Mold: Altair Inspire Mold Product Launch

With automatic mold generation, instantaneous configuration testing, and always-3D adaptive computation, our design simulation technology is mind-bogglingly fast, friendly, and accurate. Get a better understanding of part filling, packing, cooling, warpage, while reducing molding defects long before a mold is designed. The results? Reduce concept and testing times from days to hours, and hours to minutes. Cut product development costs Make better product design decisions early Deliver production-ready tools on time and on budget Questions? Go to the Inspire Mold Community and participate to the discussion!

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Activate for Systems Simulation and Controls

In this course you will find several topics covering Systems Simulations and Controls. The topics are broken into modules detailing each step of the process.

eLearning

eGuide to Injection Molding

Nowadays to remain competitive, the need to constantly improve injection molding processes can benefit from modern technological advancements that simulation offers to overcome known disadvantages.

eBooks

Enhance Aerospace Design Processes And Lower Development Costs with Altair SimSolid

During this webinar, we will showcase a game-changing design simulation technology for structural analysis that can augment and complement established design and PLM processes. Built from the ground up to handle large, complex models, Altair SimSolid provides fast and accurate simulation results - unmatched in the industry - to drive early and timely design decisions. This robust technology, integrated in a modern, intuitive and easy-to-use interface, empowers designers and design engineers with a validated tool to conduct rapid design studies via upfront structural simulation. This rapid design performance feedback helps organizations minimize costly and time-consuming design iterations and conduct fewer tests. It not only shortens the overall product development cycle but, importantly, also lowers the cost of design, all while helping improve structural performance targets. Key Takeaways - Understand how to reduce physical prototyping, thereby reducing costs - Improve structural performance targets - Discover rapid design studies

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Innovative Tools for the Next Generation Data Scientist

We’ll take you through Knowledge Studio which is a market-leading easy to use machine learning and predictive analytics solution that rapidly visualizes data as it quickly generates explainable results - without requiring a single line of code. Knowledge Studio is a perfect fit to help manage credit and fraud risk, marketing analytics, product lifecycle design, customer loyalty programs, and supply chains. From healthcare to financial services, telecommunications to product warranty claims, Knowledge Studio enables analytics teams to gain useful, actionable insight from their data. Techniques we’ll walk you through: Code Interactivity Auto ML Explainable AI Model Stacking Who should attend? This event is perfect for anyone working with and analysing complex data in their organisations.

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Medical Device Design and Optimization Leveraging Additive Manufacturing

Technology for designing optimized parts for additive manufacturing, from initial design through simulation of the 3-D printing process will be showcased. An extended example using a customized hip-implant will be used to highlight the various technologies used throughout the process. A brief overview of capabilities will be provided at the beginning, and a summary of benefits will conclude the discussion.

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Optimizing the Productivity of Mines with Bulk Material Simulation

In this webinar we will introduce EDEM software, explain how it can be used to optimize the performance of bulk material handling and processing equipment, and go through examples of applications in the mining industry. Contents: Challenges faced by mine operators Introducing EDEM simulation technology EDEM applications examples: Transfer chutes Mills Crushers Vibrating screens Live Q&A with our engineer

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Learn How Northrop Grumman Uses Altair Asymptotic EM Solver to Validate Measurement

Join us for this OnDemand webinar, where Northrop Grumman engineer Keith Snyder demonstrates Altair Feko simulations to compare with measured patterns of a slant 45-degree omni directional antenna on a rolled edge ground plane. Advantages of using sampled nearfield currents in combination with large element physical optics (LE-PO) solution in Altair Feko in determining the far fields will be presented.

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Altair Monarch Application for Procurement and Finance OnDemand Webinar

Watch this OnDemand Data Analytics Webinar to learn how Altair Monarch can help Procurement and Finance team improve their data efficiency and automate their data preparation.

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Implement Effective Manufacturing Process Analytics

By extracting real value from their data, manufacturers can make accurate predictions about component life, replacement requirements, energy efficiency, utilization, and other factors that have direct impacts on production capacity, throughput, quality, sales, customer acceptance, and overall efficiency.

eBooks

Pharmaceutical Powder Process Modeling using the Discrete Element Method (DEM)

In this technical webinar hosted in collaboration with the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) at Rutgers University, experts will discuss how DEM can be used to better understand powders and optimize pharmaceutical manufacturing processes. The focus will be on 3 main questions and areas: - What is the residence time distribution of particle blends? - How to study powder properties changes due to shear? - How to understand API agglomeration in continuous powder flow? Presentations will also cover examples of applications of Altair EDEM software and techniques for calibrating powders.

Webinars

PollEx Unified Part Library Editor (UPE)

In this tutorial we will review the PollEx unified Part Library Editor for creating integrated part libraries.

Getting Started, Training Materials, Tutorials

PollEx PCB Thermal for Board Level Analysis

In this tutorial we will look at using PollEx to run a PCB Thermal Simulation for Board Level Analysis.

Getting Started, Training Materials, Tutorials

PollEx PCB Signal Integrity for Board Level Analysis

In this tutorial we will look at using PollEx to run PCB Signal Integrity for Board Level Analysis.

Getting Started, Training Materials, Tutorials

PollEx PCB Power Integrity for Board Level Analysis

In this tutorial we will look at using PollEx to run a PCB Power Integrity for Board Level Analysis.

Getting Started, Training Materials, Tutorials

PollEx PCB Redmark Plus for PCB Design Mark-up

In this tutorial we will look at the PollEx Redmark Plus capabilities for PCB design mark-up.

Getting Started, Training Materials, Tutorials

Activate for Hydraulic Simulation

In this course you will find 4 modules to help you learn how to use Altair Activate for Hydraulic Simulation.

eLearning

OptiStruct Optimization 2020

The purpose of this self paced course is to cover the basics of OptiStruct Optimization. The course contains modules introducing the basic optimization types and giving an over of each. Many exercises are available in the modules that use the See It, Try It methodology. See It allows you to watch a video demonstration of the exercise covered in the section, while Try It gives you a pdf and model to try it in the software on your own.

eLearning

Inspire Introduction 2020

In this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about the Inspire 2020 interface along with tools and workflows contained within Inspire. Modules contained within the course provide detailed descriptions of the tools and workflows within Inspire. You will also have the opportunity to watch and perform hands-on exercises within each module.

eLearning

Battery Performance, Lifetime, and Safety

As battery technologies advance and consumers expect extended range and shorter charge times, using transient thermal simulation to predict battery performance has become increasingly crucial. Join us as we demonstrate how you can leverage TAITherm software and Battery Extension to accurately predict battery performance, lifetime, and safety in a wide range of real-world environmental conditions. We will show you how to simulate different usage scenarios, and how heat produced by the battery can lead to failure including thermal runaway. We will take you inside TAITherm software while exploring case studies and examples of past results.

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Monarch Spotlight Series - Data Snacks: Optimizing, Importing and Exporting Data

The first step in any data preparation process is accessing the data itself but not all data is easily attainable. Learn how Monarch can expedite the data extraction process from virtually any source, from your tabular databases to your local drives, and how to get consistent results. With a wide variety of data comes a wide variety of challenges. Monarch has the ability to meet the individual challenges presented by each data source by catering to that type and giving the end-user the option on how they would like to interact with it. Once your data is imported and cleaned, learn how you can manage your exports to push the data exactly where it needs to go, in the format it needs to be in.

Webinars

Designing Construction & Mining Equipment with EDEM

In this webinar, learn more about EDEM software and how it can be used for the design, performance testing, and optimization of mining and construction equipment.

Dump trucks, excavators, loaders and dozers are all designed to handle bulk materials that can vary in shape and form, from large quarry rocks to cohesive soils or abrasive ores. These materials and their interaction with the machine parts have a strong effect on equipment performance.

EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of rocks, soils, ores and gravel, etc. It provides engineers with crucial engineering insight into how materials will interact with their equipment during a range of operating conditions and enable them to use realistic loads in Finite Element Analysis and Multi-body Dynamics simulations for optimal designs.

Webinar Contents:
• Challenges of designing heavy equipment
• Introducing EDEM simulation technology: overview, material calibration, and CAE integration
• EDEM applications examples:
dump trucks, excavators, road graders, dozers, loaders, grabs and dragline buckets

Duration:
55 minutes

Webinars

From Mine to Blast Furnace – Optimizing the Steelmaking Process with EDEM

In this webinar learn more about EDEM software and how it can be used to optimize a range of operations and processes as part of the steelmaking process.

Bulk materials such as iron ore, coal, pellets and sinter are at the core of the steelmaking process. From transporting raw materials from the mines to the plant by wagons, moving materials on conveyor belts to the blast furnace and the actual charging of the furnace, efficient handling and processing of those materials is critical to achieve efficiency.

EDEM software, powered by the Discrete Element Method (DEM), accurately simulates the behavior of rocks, soils, ores, gravel, etc. It provides engineers with crucial insight into how bulk materials will interact with their equipment during a range of operation and process conditions.

Webinar Contents:
• Raw material handling and transportation:
improving performance and reliability of equipment such as transfer chutes, coal wagons, bucket elevators, screw augers and more.
• Processes: optimizing performance of machines such as cone crushers, mills, vibrating screens, dryers and mixers.
• Blast furnace: minimizing segregation in charging process, optimizing material distribution and dispersal, predicting areas of equipment wear.

Duration:
49 minutes

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A Simulation Driven Approach for Evaluating & Improving the Block Lifting Method of Ship Building

This session will introduce you to the Crane CAE Manager from Altair, which is a radically different solution that provides unique advantages for Block Lifting Method consisting of 1. Build - Specific Block Systems 2. Analyse - The planned lifting operations using simulation methods 3. Evaluate - Safety aspects of the planned lifting operation 4. Improve - The system behavior

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Using Finite Element Models Beyond Their Upper Frequency Limits in Electric Vehicle Applications

A hybrid finite element formulation that extends the applicability of finite element models to higher frequencies will be discussed. It is based on reducing the size of the finite element model significantly by replacing major parts of the model with equivalent dynamic impedances during the finite element calculations. The Component Mode Synthesis (CMS) approach is combined with analytical solutions of dynamic and static modes for computing appropriate values for the dynamic impedances. The power dissipated by the dynamic impedance elements provides the link to an energy finite element model of the omitted parts for computing their response. Theoretical aspects, the functionality of the implementation, and comparisons between simulations and experiments for production automotive and rotorcraft systems will be presented.

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The Next Generation Data Scientist

Gartner recently released their  'Top 10 Data & Analytics Trends for 2020' where they stated that "the collision of data and analytics will increase interaction and collaboration between historically separate data and analytics roles. This impacts not only the technologies and capabilities provided, but also the people and processes that support and use them. The spectrum of roles will extend from traditional data and analytics to information explorer and citizen developer as examples". With Forbes predicting that there will be a shortage of at least 250,000 data scientists in the US alone by 2024, how will our data-driven enterprises survive? Should we empower citizen data scientists and embody a data democratisation approach or is there a better way to optimise our data science teams? Join us as we discuss  'The Next Generation Data Scientist’  with our expert panel. Discussion Points: What type of person is the Next Generation Data Scientist? How can organisations develop these highly prized people? Can you explain one of the most advanced data science projects in your organisation and some of the stumbling blocks you have encountered along the way? What do you see as the most pressing trend in data science? If you had to boil it down to one sentence, what is the most important thing organisations should do to stay ahead of the competition?

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Guide to Using Data Analytics to Prevent Financial Fraud

Financial fraud takes countless forms and involves many different aspects of business including; insurance and government benefit claims, retail returns, credit card purchases, under and misreporting of tax information, and mortgage and consumer loan applications.

eBooks

PBS Works Technology Day Workshop

The aim is to equip our valued customers with sufficient knowledge to take care of their daily System Administration task. Learn how you can accelerate your HPC and improve resource utilization with industry-leading workload Management system Altair PBS Pro, it is easy to create intelligent policies to manage distributed, mixed-vendor computing assets as a single, unified system. The PBS Professional scheduler is topology-aware and supports GPU scheduling.

Webinars

Altair HyperLife™ – Temperature Influence

The fatigue strength of a material reduces with an increase in temperature. Temperature influence can be accounted by applying the temperature factor Ctemp to modify the fatigue endurance limit FL.

Tips & Tricks

Altair HyperLife™ – Safety Factor Estimation

Safety factor is calculated based on the endurance limit or target stress (at target life) against the stress amplitude from the working stress history. HyperLife calculates this ratio via two criteria’s.

Tips & Tricks

Altair HyperLife™ – Vibration Fatigue

Vibration fatigue analysis can be performed with loading options to predict fatigue in the frequency domain.

Tips & Tricks

Altair HyperLife™ – Modal Superposition

Fatigue analysis can be performed when modal stresses and modal participation factors are available in two different file inputs.Modal stresses are multiplied by modal participation factor, then summed at each point in time. The modal stress file (geometry) is supported for the H3D file format.HyperLife 2020.1 supports OP2 file support for Modal Superposition The supported modal participation factor file formats are PCH and MRF. Currently, only time domain results (from transient analysis) are supported.

Tips & Tricks

Altair HyperLife™ – Damage and Life Results Contour Per Event

Damage and Life contours are available to plot per Event in the Results Explorer. This output is optional and activated in the Preferences dialog. Output event wise results helps to interrogate the fatigue results to determine which event(s) and subcases are contributing to the fatigue life.

Tips & Tricks

ATCxPoland2020

ATCx Poland 2020 presented by Channel Partner DesArt

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Monarch Spotlight Series - Data Snacks: Building Models with Data Prep Studio (DPS)

The newest release of Monarch makes it even easier to build or adjust your models using our Data Prep Studio. From our improved engine version to automatically align your messy data to our Hit Map and Report Verify to ensure your data is being captured correctly, building models with DPS has never been easier. Data Prep Studio not only improves the way end users now capture data, but it also changes the methods and how we think about modeling. Having the DPS fully integrated means you can spend less time capturing data and more time gaining insight from it. Our experts show you some of the ways we’ve improved the data capturing process in this Monarch Spotlight Series session.

Webinars

Altair SimSolid - ERP with Constant Loading Tutorial

Learn how to perform a dynamic frequency response analysis and evaluate the equivalent radiated power (ERP) with Constant Loading in Altair SimSolid.

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