Undergraduate and graduate students with some familiarity with finite element method, plus faculty interested in finite element analysis, optimization, or fatigue.
The SIMULIA Central’s Minneapolis office invites you to two-part seminar held on campus to provide an introductory, hands-on workshop with Abaqus and to introduce you to additional simulation technology recently made available to the University of Minnesota.
10:00am – 12:00pm - Introduction to the full Power of the Portfolio with an overview of Abaqus, Isight, Tosca, and fe-safe (Walter 402)
12:00pm - 1:00pm - Pizza lunch provided by SIMULIA
1:00pm - 5:00pm - Hands-on Abaqus workshop (Keller 1-254)
The morning session will provide an overview of new enhancements to Abaqus as well as a brief introduction to Isight, Tosca, and fe-safe. The afternoon workshop will demonstrate how to perform FEA of simple problems using Abaqus in an interactive, hands-on environment. Some of the topics to be covered: - Building and importing models using Abaqus CAE - FEA using Beam, Shell, and 3D Solid elements - Dynamic analysis using Abaqus Explicit - Post-processing using Abaqus Viewer - Incorporating contact in your model
Advance registration required. It is not necessary to attend both sessions. Please send your name, email, phone number & department to Wen.Tu.Intern@3ds.com or call 651-289-5716. Space is limited. Please register early and let us know whether you plan to attend the morning lecture, afternoon workshop, or both.