SIMULIA

 

 

 

I. Overview of Software

Powered by the 3DEXPERIENCE® Platform, SIMULIA delivers realistic simulation applications that enable users to reveal the world we live in.

SIMULIA applications accelerate the process of evaluating the performance, reliability and safety of materials and products before committing to physical prototypes.

 

II. Overview Software functions

1. APPLICATION ENGINEERING - Simulation value for product engineers and designers who need application-focused solutions

Application Engineering provides roles for users by industry application and for designers and engineers to utilize simulation throughout their daily product design activities. Simulation technology covers structures, fluids, plastic injection molding, acoustics, and structural applications. The right technology is delivered in an application context with guided access for occasional users to allow simulation technology to drive design and power innovation within product teams.

KEY BENEFITS

  • Access the value of simulation On Premise or On Cloud in a user experience that provides just what you need and speaks your language
  • Simulate using the design geometry itself within a designer environment fully integrated with PLM and CAD
  • As simulation tasks and attributes are linked to the design, simulation updates are easy to execute when the underlying design changes
  • Enjoy immediate access to computation with embedded licenses in Roles for Designers and Engineers
  • Complete plastic injection molding solution integrated with CATIA

 

ROLES

  • LIFE SCIENCES

Living Heart Project on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform for Life Sciences industry. The Living Heart includes tissue mechanics, electrical function, and fluid flow to virtually test cardiac scenarios that would otherwise be impossible to test physically, including medical devices.

  • Living Heart Human Model Discover the role.

Power cardiovascular innovation with the Living Heart on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Life Sciences

 

  • MARINE & OFFSHORE / ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION

Provides technology to build and simulate large fabricated structures in the Marine & Offshore and Architecture Engineering & Construction industries such as ships, bridges, and buildings.

  • Steel Structure Engineer Discover the role.

Use finite element techniques to assess the structural integrity of steel structures such as ships, buildings and bridges subject to a wide range of loading conditions

 

  • MULTIPHYSICS SIMULATION FOR ENGINEERS

Provides structures, fluids, and plastic injection simulation technology to product designers and engineers including guided access during simulation tasks to guide occasional users. Compute access is embedded for always-on access to simulation.

  • Fluid Dynamics Engineer Discover the role.

A Simulation Role for Engineers who perform routine fluid calculations to guide iterative design modifications

  • Plastic Injection Engineer Discover the role.

Evaluate and improve plastic part and mold tooling designs by simulating the filling and packing process and the mold's cooling system

  • Plastic Injection Part Engineer Discover the role.

Assess plastic parts for manufacturability, quality, and cost through filling and packing simulations

  • Structural Designer Discover the role.

An intuitive Design Simulation solution

  • Structural Engineer Discover the role.

A comprehensive linear structural analysis solution

  • Structural Professional Engineer Discover the role.

Use simulation to assess the integrity of products under a wide range of loading conditions to guide decisions on product performance and quality

  • Structural Simulation Designer Discover the role.

Perform strength and deflection calculations under static conditions to validate product performance and life to guide design modifications

 

  • TRANSPORTATION & MOBILITY / AEROSPACE & DEFENSE

Provides technology for large model assembly (linked directly to the underlying product data) and noise & vibration studies to the application engineers in the Transportation & Mobility and Aerospace & Defense industries.

  • Finite Element Modeling Engineer Discover the role.

Create and manage complex assembly models requiring automated modeling techniques and the collaborative efforts of several engineering teams

  • Noise & Vibration Analyst Discover the role.

Use linear static and dynamic simulation to validate performance of complex products with acoustic enclosures and dynamic loading scenarios

 

2. MULTIPHYSICS-MULTISCALE - Complete state-of-the-art physics simulation technology integrated & managed on the 3dexperience platform

Delivers powerful technology for simulation of structures and fluids, including complex assemblies directly linked with the product data. Modeling, simulation, and visualization technology are fully integrated on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, including process capture, publication, and re-use. The value of the customer’s investment in simulation horsepower is maximized by allowing simulation results and IP to become true corporate assets that powers innovation for all platform users.

KEY BENEFITS

  • State-of-the-art Multiphysics simulation technology utilizing the Abaqus solvers within a fully integrated environment.
  • Assemble complex models collaboratively with colleagues around the world.
  • Best-in-class high-performance visualization powers interpretation and communication of results without download of large results files.
  • Rule-based batch modeling, meshing, and interconnections accelerates the efficiency of modeling and reduces re-work.

 

ROLES

  • CAPTURE SIMULATION INTENT

Provides capabilities to publish simulation methods defined by experts and make them suitable for use by everyone throughout the organization. Customers can build libraries of corporate standard and best-practices and democratize simulation.

  • Simulation Process Method Developer Discover the role.

Publish simulation best-practices and make them accessible to all of the users involved in the design process

 

  • MULTIDISCIPLINE SIMULATION FOR ANALYST

Provides additional technology to the dedicated simulation user for large model assembly, composites, and geometry manipulation. Enhances the value of the core structures modeling and simulation roles for dedicated and occasional users.

  • Assembly Modeling Engineer Discover the role.

Create complex finite element assemblies requiring automated modeling techniques and the collaborative efforts of several engineering teams

  • Composites Simulation Engineer Discover the role.

Validate the structural integrity of products made of composite materials by directly reusing composite properties defined by the designer

  • Multidiscipline Performance Engineer Discover the role.

Enable rapid development of complex multiphysics, multiscale analyses

  • Simulation Geometry Modeler Discover the role.

A Simulation Extension Role for Analysts who create geometry for simulations using parametric or direct modeling techniques

 

  • SIMULATION PROCESS MANAGEMENT

Provides capabilities to capture, share, publish, and re-use simulation methods, processes, and best-practices. Customers can build their own library of simulation standards to increase quality, efficiency, and access throughout the enterprise.

  • Simulation Asset Management Discover the role.

A foundation for all analysts to manage their ad-hoc simulation workflows within 3DEXPERIENCE

  • Simulation Foundation Discover the role.

Improve decision-making for all users by providing search and re-play access to captured simulation best-practices to study performance

  • Simulation Process & Optimization Discover the role.

Integrate all of the analysis tools you work with and your company’s best practices into re-usable, deployable processes

 

  • SIMULATION FOR ANALYSTS

Provides additional technology to the dedicated simulation user for large model assembly, composites, and geometry manipulation. Enhances the value of the core structures modeling and simulation roles for dedicated and occasional users.

  • Additive Manufacturing Researcher Discover the role.

Provide advanced process simulation capability for Additive Manufacturing that accurately captures the complex multiphysics behind part distortions

  • Durability Engineer Discover the role.

Uses fatigue simulation to predict accurate fatigue lives ensuring complex engineering products are designed for durability

  • Electromagnetics Analyst Discover the role.

Connect CST Studio Suite with 3DEXPERIENCE and leverage the best capabilities of each for Electromagnetics Simulation

  • Mechanical Analyst Discover the role.

Use advanced finite element simulation techniques to understand and validate complex engineering problems

  • Multibody Analyst Discover the role.

Easy collaboration and data share with Simpack on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Multibody Simulation.

  • Simulation Results Analyst Discover the role.

Use high-performance results visualization for efficient post-processing of very large simulation result data sets

  • Structural Mechanics Analyst Discover the role.

Connect Abaqus/CAE with 3DEXPERIENCE and leverage the best capabilities of each for Structures Simulation

  • Structural Mechanics Engineer Discover the role.

Solves complex engineering problems using superior mechanical simulation methodologies

  • Structural Vibration Analyst Discover the role.

Use advanced linear static and linear dynamic simulation to validate the engineering requirements of complex products subject to dynamic loads

  • XFlow Analyst Discover the role.

Connect XFlow with 3DEXPERIENCE and leverage the best capabilities of each for Fluids Simulation.

 

3. SIMULATION DATA SCIENCE

Analytics, access to simulation value, and re-use of best-practices to support better decisions

All platform users can benefit from the value of simulation by utilizing the capabilities in the Simulation Data Science discipline. Powerful results analytics allows users to use simulation results to inform decision making. Democratization of simulation results and re-use of simulation methods is enabled through dashboard access to a company’s library of published methods and best-practices. With Simulation Analytics, simulation knowledge and its value becomes available for all platform users.

KEY BENEFITS

  • Capture and share methods with others and publish your best-practices to democratize and communicate your work.
  • Access your corporate library of simulation best-practices and standards.
  • Explore and understand the entire design space using modern simulation results analytics to process large data sets.
  • Base decision-making on realistic simulation.

 

ROLES

  • CAPTURE SIMULATION INTENT

Provides capabilities to publish simulation methods defined by experts and make them suitable for use by everyone throughout the organization. Customers can build libraries of corporate standard and best-practices and democratize simulation.

  • Simulation Process Method Developer Discover the role.

Publish simulation best-practices and make them accessible to all of the users involved in the design process

 

  • REUSE SIMULATION INTENT

Provides powerful simulation results analytics capabilities for very large simulation data sets for all stakeholders to understand not just a single simulation result, but an entire design space.

  • Results Data Analyst Discover the role.

Rapidly post-process and transform large data into verifiable decisions

 

  • SIMULATION PROCESS MANAGEMENT

Provides capabilities to capture, share, publish, and re-use simulation methods, processes, and best-practices. Customers can build their own library of simulation standards to increase quality, efficiency, and access throughout the enterprise.

  • Simulation Asset Management Discover the role.

A foundation for all analysts to manage their ad-hoc simulation workflows within 3DEXPERIENCE

  • Simulation Foundation Discover the role.

Improve decision-making for all users by providing search and re-play access to captured simulation best-practices to study performance

  • Simulation Process & Optimization Discover the role.

Integrate all of the analysis tools you work with and your company’s best practices into re-usable, deployable processes

 

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