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FEMAP and NX Nastran - Foundation and Advanced training

This nearly week-long course taught by Predictive Engineering and Applied CAx takes the user from the ground floor through FEA best practices. It then moves into advanced subjects dealing with manifold and non-manifold surface modeling, detailed plate meshing, and tet versus hex meshing.

The optional final day on Friday, October 13th will finish with a focus on customization and automation using Excel and FEMAP’s own API interface for an additional $575.

The course will be fast paced and follow a workshop format with theory, practice and Q&A sessions.

For registration please send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Attn: Adrian Jensen, PE

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Instructor Adrian Jensen

Instructor Adrian Jensen

With 7+ years of experience, Adrian specializes in all things FEMAP: geometry modeling, meshing, analysis, post processing and programming with the FEMAP API.

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Excellent training and lodging venue

Our training location is the Hotel Rose, located along Portland's beautiful waterfront. Conveniently stay on site! Availability will vary as training date comes closer.

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COURSE OUTLINE:

Foundation of FEA Modeling with FEMAP + NX Nastran (Two Days)

  1. FEA theoretical background w.r.t Beam, Isoparametric and special elements
  2. Tour of FEMAP interface: Preferences, Panes, Toolboxes, Help and Tips & Tricks
  3. FEMAP modeling workflow for Beam, Plate and Solid (BPS) element
  4. Static stress analysis and results interpretation of BPS elements
  5. Introduction to Plate and Solid modeling with surface and solid geometry and Mesh Toolbox
  6. Introduction to Assembly Modeling: Glued, Contact and Rigid element Usage

Advanced FEMAP + NX Nastran (Two Days)

  1. Surface modeling using Manifold and Non-Manifold geometries
  2. Advanced surface preparation for high-accuracy Plate modeling
  3. Meshing toolbox tips and tricks with Jacobian optimization
  4. Building efficient assemblies via efficient Solid modeling (tet & hex elements) and Linear Contact
  5. Introduction to linear dynamics (modal analysis tips & tricks)
  6. Non-linear analysis: geometric versus material non-linearity and best practices

Customization & Automation of FEMAP (One Day)

  1. Automation of results processing via Excel
  2. Introduction to FEMAP's macro capability
  3. Introduction to FEMAP's API via Custom Tools
  4. Programming FEMAP's API

    Event Properties

    Event Date October 09, 2017 8:00 am
    Event End Date October 13, 2017 4:00 pm
    Individual Price $2450 for 4-day core training (optional 5th day add'l $575)
    Location
    Hotel Rose
    50 SW Morrison St, Portland, OR 97204, USA
    Hotel Rose
    $2450.00