Materials, Composites & Scripting Updates in Ansys Mechanical 2021 R1
Doug Oatis, Lead Mechanical Engineer, PADT, Inc.
Composites provide new solutions for manufacturers looking for stronger, lighter and more cost-effective materials. At the same time, they pose new modeling and manufacturing challenges because of the nature of the materials. With the right simulation tools, designers can account for residual stresses, predict performance, analyze reliability and potential failures, optimize construction, and export accurate…