CAE giant Dassault Systèmes announced recently that it will be acquiring automotive and aerospace vehicle simulation and visualization company Exa Corporation.
PowerFLOW computational fluid dynamics software, showing automotive fluid management…Continue reading →
Following design for manufacturing (DFM) principles can save you a lot of hassle by informing the design process of a product in the early stages. This information can help engineers iron out many issues before they arise. Early detection of these issu…Continue reading →
The crowd gathers for Autodesk University 2016. Picture by Autodesk.
Only a few decades ago, an engineer’s standard tool set included a drafting table, a slide rule, a compass, and a T-square. How things have changed since then.
With the advent…
Example of a CL3VER interactive 3D presentation. (Image courtesy of CL3VER.)
CL3VER, a plug-in for turning 3D models into interactive presentations, has received a refresh that introduces simplified one-click use and a host of other new features. The …Continue reading →
EDEM 2018 models behavior of bulk materials. (Image courtesy EDEM.)
Engineers can reduce development time and improve productivity with EDEM 2018, the latest tool suite released by EDEM. This tool accurately simulates and models behavior of bulk mate…Continue reading →
Engineers designing electromagnetics products will be able to design, analyze and test within the Siemens Simcenter tool environment thanks to an acquisition and partnership just announced. Siemens recently announced the acquisition of Infolytica Corpo…Continue reading →
In a recent article posted by Heating Force, testo Flue Gas Analysers have been recommended as the best Analysers for both price and functionality. The review takes a look at the testo 310 and testo 327-1 and compares it with competitors’ products. A useful insight into the unique features available on each of the products […]Continue reading →
Screenshot of the open MBSE software CosiMate. (Image courtesy of Altair and Chiastek.)
Chiastek’s system-level model-based systems engineering (MBSE) software CosiMate has now been added to the Altair Partner Alliance portfolio.
The tool can he…
Just 25 years ago, we had no evidence of the existence of worlds outside of our own solar system. At the time, there were just nine planets (including Pluto) known to us.
Now, just over two decades later, there are 3,509 confirmed exoplanets, as discov…
Firing rockets straight up into the air is an incredibly inefficient way of getting payloads into space, largely due to gravity and the drag caused by the rocket moving through the atmosphere—not to mention the disposable nature of rocket flight….Continue reading →