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Altair Digital Twin Platform

As product complexity increases, making smarter, faster and more informed decisions to deliver exceptional results is critical. Altair’s Digital Twin Platform can help. Using CAE, IoT, machine learning and data intelligence, you can “twin” product...

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10 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do In Altair OptiStruct

You know Altair OptiStruct as the leader in topology optimization, but did you know that the use of OptiStruct for nonlinear structural analysis has been increasing rapidly at leading companies? Teams are benefiting from a modern solver technology...

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Seafood Provider Forecasts Using the Freshest Data

Icicle’s legacy accounting system, built in-house, was unable to provide access to data in a useful, dynamic format without extensive manual effort. Knowledge Works allows Icicle to automate data capture, preparation and reporting, and generate ad...

Customer Stories

Sensorless AC Motor Control

Webinar from Prof. Dr. D.W.J. Pulle

Webinars

Altair Panopticon for Capital Markets

Comprehensive monitoring and analysis of real-time trading and market data with zero coding. Delays in decision making are costly in electronic trading – whether you’re dealing with equities, fixed income, FX, futures, or commodities. Waiting for ...

Datasheets

MasterCard Improves Customer Experience Through Self-Service Data Prep

With Altair Monarch, MasterCard can now perform reconciliations faster and provide support for ad hoc analysis for customer service queries and other departments.

Customer Stories

Berkshire Bank HR Analyst Cashes in on Data Prep

Berkshire Bank’s HR Department needed to create and share monthly reports for proper insight into short-term incentive plans, compensation and salary, talent management and internal/external auditing requests. The HR department spent hours collect...

Customer Stories

Earthlite Works Out Collections Process Kinks with Altair® Monarch®

Static accounts receivable report structure prevented Earthlite from being able to sort and organize collections data and perform analysis. The reporting process was time consuming, resource-intensive and susceptible to error, causing delays in th...

Customer Stories

Increasing Design Optimization and Confidence Through Advanced Weld Fatigue Analysis and Simulation

Welding is a commonly used technique in different industries to join two metal parts. Parts that are welded, tend to fatigue in the welded regions, even in a well-designed structure. Therefore, it is necessary to make a fatigue assessment of the w...

Webinars

Model Based Development of Mechatronic Products

Learn how next generation math and system design products can be applied right from concept studies, control design, multi-domain system performance optimization to controller implementation & testing.

Training Materials, Webinars

Altair – Go Further

Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing (HPC) and data analytics. Altair enables organizations across broad industry segments to compete more ...

Videos

Empathetic Engineering

Andiamo started with a belief that having a happy family is a basic human right. What happens when you build a company that is totally focused on the outcome of a happier family? What happens when you embed empathy into the engineering process?

ATC Presentations

Smarter ways for Optimizing Product Performance with the help of Altair’s Digital Twin Platform

"This presentation will feature the building blocks that form Altair’s Digital Twin Platform - a comprehensive and flexible toolbox that enables users to build a digital twin that best meets their specific needs.

With the help of the specific use case of TeamTao’s Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (A

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Collaboration between the Design Studio and Aerodynamics – the future

This presentation discusses Altair’s capabilities for analyzing and refining ideas during the concept stage of automotive design. The ultimate objective of all CAE is improved decision making and this is achieved by understanding the multiple beha...

ATC Presentations

UI - Getting Started Altair Inspire Studio 2019

Overview of Tool Ribbon, Tool-belt, World Browser, Preferences, and Help.

Getting Started, Videos

Real-Time Simulator of a Mobile Crane

Presenter: Arnold Free, Chief Innovation Officer and Co-Founder, CM Labs

Mechatronic systems and off-highway equipment design is rapidly evolving. With advanced control features, operator-assistance systems, and even full autonomy on the horizon, engineers are building complex systems simul

ATC Presentations, Videos

Data Driven Models for HVAC Load Prediction

Consumers electric bills typically have two primary components: energy charges and demand charges. Demand charges are significantly costlier (10 times on average) than normal energy charges because of the inherent production cost to maintain the d...

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Driving Manufacturing Decisions with Machine Learning

Sheet-metal stamping is one of the most common manufacturing processes in the automotive industry, yet it requires experience to sort-out the most adequate and cost-efficient sub-process for every part. This presentation will demonstrate how Knowl...

ATC Presentations

Altair Acquires Polliwog Co. Ltd, Growing Software Toolset for Electronic Design Automation (EDA)

Design and engineering require a system-level view of products and systems. The integrated design of mechanical behavior and electronics is a trademark of today’s product development. Based on a strong foundation of mechanical simulation software,...

Videos

Mobilizing Humanity in a New Way

In this presentation, Rob Miller, Chief Marketing Officer, discusses how Hyperloop Transportation Technologies and its partners are building a transportation system that moves people and goods at unprecedented speeds safely, efficiently, and susta...

ATC Presentations

The Convergence of Simulation & Data

Jim Scapa brings more than 35 years of business growth, innovation and cultural stewardship to his role as founder, chairman and CEO of Altair.

Jim and two partners identified a need and formed Altair in 1985 with a focus on the then-new field of simulation using high performance computing. Toda

ATC Presentations

The Future of Decision Making

Engineering is in almost everything we touch, a part of every human experience. It’s in the planes and trains we travel in, the cars we drive and the appliances and electronics we use every day.

Engineering advanced products requires a meticulous, Multiphysics development process, in which prod

ATC Presentations

Identifying and Capturing Business Growth Opportunities with Machine Learning

This presentation describes how machine learning is creating another disruptive methodology for Maxion Wheels as well as the returns the company is already realizing with this new approach in terms of quality, reliability and profitability.

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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

The Wahoo KICKR Bike: Designing a Ride Experience that Blurs the Line Between Virtual and Reality

As more products enter the market that simulate real world experiences, consumers' expectations are rapidly increasing. To meet these rising expectations the hardware and controls required are becoming more complex while maintaining time to marke...

ATC Presentations

Piloting SimSolid for Fast Directional Feedback to Reduce Product Development Timelines

"The analysis team at CNH is piloting Altair SimSolid™ as a design refinement tool solution for providing fast directional feedback to the engineering team.

CNH has performed some correlation studies against HyperWorks FEA for accuracy, and has established some criteria for identifying the appr

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Socomec & Mahou Case Study - Enabling Connected Products, Solutions for a Connected World

The world is undergoing a digital revolution, with many enabling technologies maturing simultaneously to fuel this disruption. The Internet of Things is one such enabler that is rapidly being adopted by Industrial Equipment OEMs to enable their p...

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Enabling Smart Buildings – Leveraging the Power and Breadth of IoT to Create Simple and Low Cost Smart Building Solutions

Smart Building solutions are traditionally known for being highly complex and costly, limiting their application mainly to large, commercial buildings. Over the past several years, however, rapidly changing technology has allowed thousands of new,...

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The role of finite element analysis in the development and optimization of novel sports head protection

Head health and safety has been an emergent theme within the scientific community, with an emphasis on mild traumatic brain injury. Protective equipment, such as helmets, provide a method of reducing the forces of impact that are delivered to the ...

ATC Presentations

Rapid Exploration and Development of Intelligent & Efficient Vehicle Architectures

Altair's C123 process to create Simplified Loadpath Models (SLMs) for advanced body in white (BIW) design concepts provide a highly flexible and rapid platform to explore body structure loadpath alternatives and performance: weight optimization. T...

ATC Presentations

Virtual Design and Testing of a Medical Autoinjector

Nolato specializes in polymer-based product design and manufacturing to virtually design a device to automatically inject medicines, such as insulin for diabetic patients. Within this presentation different aspects of the product design cycle are ...

ATC Presentations

Heavy Equipment Simulations: Multi-body, Hydraulics & DEM

Presenter: Ronald Kett, Technical Specialist, Altair

For a Stewart-Gough-Platform (Hexapod), various software tools were used to study and design highly dynamic hydraulic drives together with an overall system control. Calculation of Eigenfrequencies, control design and comparison, hydrauli

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Vehicle Concept Design using Ride & Comfort Requirements for Truck & Trailer System Dynamics

Presenter: Kaustubh Deshpande, Chassis Engineer, Nikola Motor Company

This presentation describes Nikola Motor’s progression of design maturity from 1D CAE to 3D CAD/CAE for chassis system engineering work on their electric trucks. This progression spans from Voice of Customer to Functiona

ATC Presentations, Videos

System Simulation for HVAC

Presenter: Christian Kehrer, Altair [on behalf of Oliver Höfert, Simulation Engineer at Kampmann]

The increasing virtualization of engineering methods is inevitable. This also holds true for the design of systems that take care for the thermal well-being of humans, e.g. in buildings. If it

ATC Presentations, Videos

Modelica Library for Real-Time Car Simulator

Presenter: Dario Mangoni, Engineering Professor, University of Parma

In the modern car industry, the advent of hybrid and electric vehicle systems is driving radical changes in the car electronics and software, demanding more and more advanced controlling techniques. Self-stopping, self-sta

ATC Presentations, Videos

Multi-Disciplinary Evaluation Of Vehicle Platooning Scenarios

Presenter: Christian Kehrer, Business Development Manager, Altair

This presentation discusses the multi-disciplinary evaluation of truck platooning, with the lead truck sending out acceleration, braking and steering signals for the following trucks to react accordingly. The benefits address

ATC Presentations, Videos

Solving Challenges in Electric Motor Design

Presenter: Berker Bilgin, Assistant Professor of Engineering (ECE) at McMaster University and co-founder of Enedym Inc.

Electric motors in general, are made of certain parts, such as the stator, rotor, coils and magnets, and mechanical parts. These parts might look simple and bulky from th

ATC Presentations, Videos

Quadcopters: From System Modeling to Real-Time Simulator

Presenter: John Straetmans, Computer Engineering Student, University of Michigan

This project attempts to build an accurate real-time (RT) drone simulator through the full integration of a 1D functional model of a drone created in Altair Activate®, along with its corresponding geometry, int

ATC Presentations, Videos

Deep Reinforcement Learning for Robotic Controls

Presenter: Dario Mangoni on behalf of Alessandro Tasora, Engineering Professor and Digital Dynamics Lab Leader, University of Parma

This presentation address the use of the Proximal Policy Optimization (PPO) deep reinforcement learning algorithm to train a Neural Network to control a roboti

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Exoskeleton Modeling Using MotionSolve & Activate

Presenter: Nino Michniok, Mechanical Engineering Student, University of Kaiserslautern

The first part of the presentation shows the detailed process of building the multibody system of an actuated exoskeleton in MotionView/MotionSolve (MV/MS). The required movements are transferred to the c

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