Resource Library

Digital Twin Design Process for Efficient Development and Operation of a Customized Robot

In a joint project MX3D, ABB, and Altair demonstrated how a 3D printed robot can be improved by using a digital twin process to achieve more precise positioning.

White Papers

Basic Fairshare for Altair PBS Professional

Fairshare is a powerful tool for sharing resources and allocating a set amount of your cluster to entities like users, groups, and projects. This white paper will get you up and running with basic fairshare on Altair PBS Professional.

Technical Papers, White Papers

Using Multiphysics to Predict and Prevent EV Battery Fire

Electric vehicles (EV) offer the exciting possibility to meet the world’s transportation demands in an environmentally sustainable way. Mass adoption could help reduce our reliance on fossil fuels, but the lithium-ion (Li-on) batteries that power ...

White Papers

Right-sizing Software Inventory Leveraging Altair SAO

Altair SAO users can right-size their software inventory to get maximum utilization and optimize software spend. In this article you'll see various right-sizing use cases to help you optimize your own licenses and pay for only what you need, no mo...

Technical Papers

User Guide: Amphyon

Amphyon user guide including all information about the software, simulation models and technology behind.

Technical Papers

Assuring Scalability: Altair Radioss™ Delivers Robust Results Quickly for Crash-Safe Vehicle Designs

In the race to deliver safe new vehicles, efficient and accurate simulation of structural performance under different crash scenarios is a key alternative costly physical testing. With growing model complexity, the demand for CPUs is increasing. To assure a fast job
turnaround time, HPC and solver

Technical Papers, White Papers

Additive Manufacturing for Production

The Additive Manufacturing for Production survey conducted by TCT Magazine in association with Altair set out to understand the community’s desire and readiness for the much-promised land of series production using additive technologies.

This collaboration between TCT and Altair was designed to u

Technical Papers

Engineer's Guide to Developing an Additive Manufacturing Strategy

This guide walks you through the decision-making process of taking additive manufacturing to production, answering some of the most important questions related to taking additive manufacturing to production

White Papers

Ship Foundation Design using DDAM-coupled Optimization Methods

This paper presents a case study of a ship foundation optimized for DDAM early in the design phase to validate and optimize the
structural integrity of a ship foundation subject to underwater shock conditions.

Technical Papers

Designer Oriented Software - Is it Accurate?

Ian Symington of NAFEMS investigates the accuracy of Altair SimSolid through a series of eight analysis benchmarks.

Article originally published in Benchmark Magazine by NAFEMS, the International Association for the Engineering Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Community. Find out more at nafems.or

Articles

The CDO’s Guide to Practical Data Intelligence: Turning Insight into Strategic Business Value

If we have data for everything, we should be able to use it to drive strategy, right? Enterprises focus on becoming ever more data-driven, meaning that it is simply unacceptable to allow data to go to waste. Yet, as the amount of data businesses c...

Technical Papers

Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning with Knowledge Studio

Accurately predicting future consumer behavior allows credit risk analysts, financial marketing analysts, and fraud detection teams to better deploy strategies to capitalize on opportunities while deploying strategies that act as preventative meas...

Technical Papers

The State of Data Intelligence

Five fundamental challenges that prevent organizations from mastering their data.

Technical Papers

Altair Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning

Altair Knowledge Works: Driving down costs using Predictive Maintenance in a Manufacturing Environment Reliant on Robotic Arms

Technical Papers

TDWI Pulse Report: Reducing Inefficiency and Increasing the Value of Analytics and Business Intelligence

In this report, sponsored by Altair Data Analytics (formerly Datawatch) you will learn how to address many challenges, including selecting the right data access strategy; identifying and managing master data; and improving sharing and collaboration.

Technical Papers

Big Data Challenges in Capital Markets

The world of financial services is not short on data, however, there is a shortage of tools that can handle everything the banks need to look at. From the very beginning, the Panopticon development team recognized the absolute need to work with wh...

Technical Papers

The Search for Execution Quality

Regulatory change, competition, market fragmentation, and other factors are driving buy-side and sell-side firms to implement analytics systems to help them improve trading quality and reduce the cost of compliance. This two-part white paper explo...

Technical Papers

What’s the State of Nonlinear Simulation?

Engineering.com audience survey of
nonlinear simulation practices

Technical Papers

Analysis Origins: OptiStruct

This article, featured in the October 2019 issue of NAFEMS BENCHMARK Magazine, chronicles the origins and legacy of OptiStruct, an early pioneer of simulation-driven design. Features quotes from Altair CEO Jim Scapa and other influential voices from the early days of Altair's history.

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Articles

Cost Optimization in Composite Structures

Cost optimization is a driving force in all fields of industry, with every manufacturer competing to provide a cost-effective solution to the end customer. The paper addresses how to perform an early-stage design of components with emphasis on cos...

Technical Papers

Altair Inspire Studio Datasheet

Altair Inspire Studio is a new software solution that enables designers, architects, and digital artists to create, evaluate and visualize design ideas faster than ever before.

Features Lists, Technical Papers

Signal Processing with Maple

Signal processing allows us to transform, analyze and utilize the vast amount of information in our digital world. This technical document gives insight into Signal Processing with MAple

Technical Papers

Top Use Cases CellMod FMU

CellMod™ Virtual Battery is the first Li-Ion virtual battery capable of predicting cell and pack behavior, including thermal behavior, with an accuracy of better than 97%.

Technical Papers, Use Cases

Five Common Mistakes made Running Topology Optimization

Topology optimization is an approach that optimizes the material distribution within a given design space, for a given set of loads and boundary conditions, to meet a set of performance targets. Using topology optimization at a concept level can h...

Articles

Magneto Vibro Acoustic Design of PWM Fed Induction Machines

Induction Motors (IM) are widely used in various industries. To ensure their speed control, IM will be supplied with pulse width modulation (PWM). This kind of supply, can impact efficiency of the motor and degrade its vibro-acoustic behavior, gen...

Technical Papers

Altair PBS Professional Support on NVIDIA DGX Systems

Developed to meet the demands of AI and analytics, NVIDIA® DGX™ Systems are built on the revolutionary NVIDIA Volta™ GPU platform. Combined with innovative GPU-optimized software and simplified management tools, in addition to the industry-leading...

Technical Papers

Generative Design and Topology Optimization Report

This special report by engineering.com covers two of the most talked-about trends in the product design community today: Generative Design and Topology Optimization. These simulation techniques allow customers to design lightweight and performativ...

Technical Papers, Use Cases

eBook: System Dynamics and Controls Using Altair Compose

This eBook is aimed at readers who are approaching "System Dynamics and Control Theory" for the first time or have a basic knowledge of this subject. We will provide the reader all the required theoretical knowledge before moving to the practical ...

eBooks, Technical Papers

Failing to Optimize the Human-in-the-Loop at the Earliest Stages of Design is More Expensive than You Think – Part 3

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by Steve Beck, President, CEO at SantosHuman. SantosHuman is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Efficient Automation, Control, and Optimization of Thermo Fluid Systems using GE’s Flow Simulator

By Aditya Jayanthi, Thermal Solutions Product Manager, Altair. GE’s Flow Simulator is a part of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

How to Shorten Run Times: Leverage the Strengths of TAITherm & CFD Simulations

This guest contribution to the Altair Blog is written by the ThermoAnalytics team, a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Vehicle Dynamics Simulation in Action – Maranello Motorsport Victory in the Bathurst 12 hour

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by the ChassisSim Team. ChassisSim is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Frequency Domain Fatigue Damage Calculation Process: Is it Really that Different?

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by the CAEfatigue Team, a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

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Sine Sweep on Random PSD: The need for frequency matching between the Solver FRF and the Sine Sweep

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by the CAEfatigue Team, a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

A Chain is as Strong as its Average Link: Considering Weld Line Positions Might be a Good Idea

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by Dr. Marcus Stojek, Managing Director at PART Engineering, developers of CONVERSE and S-Life-FKM. PART Engineering is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Failing to Optimize the Human-in-the-Loop at the Earliest Stages of Design is More Expensive than You Think – Part 1

This guest contribution to the Altair Blog is written by Steve Beck, President, CEO at SantosHuman. SantosHuman is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Benchmarking by FEA: Best Practices & Key Quality Checks to Verify Results Accuracy

This guest contribution on the Altair blog is written by the ESRD team, a member of the Altair Partner Alliance

Articles

Maximizing the Value of Your Work with Digital Signal Processing

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by Samir Khan, Maple Product Manager at Maplesoft, a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

Articles

Creating Lightweight CAD Data through Enveloping Technology

This guest contribution on the Altair Blog is written by Shun Higashide, Global Business Analyst from Elysium who is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.

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Accelerate Thermo Fluid Systems Design using GE’s Flow Simulator

This post is written by Aditya Jayanthi, Thermal Solutions Product Manager, Altair. GE’s Flow Simulator is a part of the Altair Partner Alliance.

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