FEA Solid Modeling Workflow

All finite element analysts know this experience – take a single piece of solid CAD geometry, auto-mesh it, apply the boundary and analyze the model. It will be quick, easy and you think you will have some results ready to document in time to leave the office at a reasonable hour… and then the model crashes and the goose chase begins. Sometimes the simplest analysis projects can suck up a ridiculous amount of time.

In this technical seminar, we want to get back to the basics and talk about why it’s not always so basic. This presentation will walk through the standard analysis workflow from geometry to stress results and take a look at some of the common pitfalls. Along the way, we'll share with you some of our time saving techniques. We'll be working with solid geometry and tetrahedral meshes as we explore geometry preparation, mesh quality, model verification tools and finally, some recommended post-processing practices.

Thursday, May 24, 2018
8:30am - 9:30am


Teamcenter webinar circleWeds, June 27th, 8:30am PT

Join us in our upcoming Teamcenter PLM webinar, where we’ll demonstrate multi-CAD functionality by showing examples using Solidworks, Creo and NX.

This PLM demo is intended to give users an overview of checking in and out parts, and importing an assembly from native files. We’ll begin with a SolidWorks integration demo, move on to a Creo integration demo, and then wrap up our session with a NX-managed Multi-CAD assembly.

If your team has struggled with managing CAD data, or you have a multi-CAD environment, this is a good opportunity to explore your options.

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