What’s Coming in HyperWorks 13.0 

The latest technology in simulation-driven design gets even better. HyperWorks 13.0 offers hundreds of new features, enabling you to continue to develop better products in shorter timescales.

Discover the new functionalities and productivity advancements joining a complimentary webinar presented by some of Altair technical leaders.

Thursday September 18, 2014, View Session Recording


Structural Solvers 

HyperWorks 13.0 offers a wide array of multiphysics solutions, enabling engineers to predict and optimize product performance.

Join this 45-minute session to learn about features including the new and enhanced nonlinear solver capabilities in OptiStruct - now supporting hyper-elastic materials and large displacement analyses – and the accurate results provided by RADIOSS to simulate physical phenomena like crack-propagation and airbag deployment.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 View Session Recording

Lightweight Design and Composites 

Altair is well-known for its expertise in designing lightweight and composites structures.

In this webinar some of the new and enhanced features developed in HyperWorks 13.0 for composites modeling and visualization will be presented along with new material laws and failure criteria for laminated composites and polymers. New composites forming functionalities in HyperForm and the HyperMesh drape estimator will also be shown.

Thursday, September 25, 2014, View Session Recording

System Performance & Multiphysics 

Altair is the industry leader in multiphysics with comprehensive and in depth solution coverage across a wide range of applications. HyperWorks 13.0 enables system performance optimization and provides many tools for multi-disciplinary applications.

Join this webinar session to learn more about the Altair multiphysics technology, particularly in the area of multi-body dynamics analysis coupled with CFD (MotionSolve’s co-simulation with AcuSolve), as well as the many enhancement and new features included in MotionSolve for system performance analysis and optimization.

Tuesday September 30, 2014, View Session Recording

Fluid and Aerodynamics Solutions

HyperWorks 13.0 offers a very comprehensive solution for CFD and aerodynamics simulation, including AcuSolve and HyperWorks Virtual Wind Tunnel, a new solution designed to provide the best technology for external aerodynamics simulation in a very user-friendly environment.

This webinar will focus on the expanded multiphysics capabilities in AcuSolve – Altair’s leading general-purpose CFD solver – new mesh motion technology, and various other improvements to the solver. Furthermore, the enhancements in HyperMesh for CFD pre-processing will be presented, including surface wrapping and advanced boundary layer meshing, as well as the integration of HyperStudy and AcuSolve for CFD optimization.

Tuesday October 7, 2014, View Session Recording

Design Exploration & Optimization 

HyperWorks 13.0 enables product innovation with design exploration and optimization tools like HyperStudy and OptiStruct.

Join this webinar to learn more about new features and enhancements such as new response types and multi-model optimization (MMO) in OptiStruct, integration with MS Excel available in both HyperStudy and OptiStruct for easier tradeoff studies and response calculation, and many others.

Thursday October 9, 2014, View Session Recording

Model Build and Management 

With HyperWorks 13.0, engineers can spend less time on the model build and get solutions more quickly. The new release includes many usability enhancements along with improved interoperability with CAD and PLM systems.

In this session you will learn about many of the new capabilities included in the HyperWorks Collaboration Tools, such as HyperMesh’s bidirectional communication with Windchill and Total Materia. A unified Entity Editor for enhanced productivity in HyperMesh, HyperView and HyperGraph will also be presented along with numerous other enhancements included in HyperWorks Desktop.

Tuesday October 14, 2014, View Session Recording


Meshing and Assembly 

Particular attention has been paid in the development of HyperWorks 13.0 to lead time reduction. New, more efficient meshing algorithms have been developed for both HyperMesh and SimLab in order to reduce the meshing time and enhance the mesh quality.

The session will focus on key new and improved features such as an advanced CFD meshing algorithm in HyperMesh, new direct modeling capabilities, interactive mesh quality control and more efficient mesh modification in SimLab.

Thursday October 16th, 2014, View Session Recording

Results Analysis and Reporting 

HyperWorks 13.0 offers a powerful environment to analyze, understand and publish your simulation. Tools like HyperView and HyperGraph are used in many industries to get insights and make the right decisions based on CAE and test results.

Join this session to see the latest features introduced in Altair’s reporting and results analysis tools, including bi-directional Powerpoint communication, caching of results in HyperView for rapid contouring, Enhanced plotting usability in HyperGraph and many more.

Tuesday October 21st, 2014, View Session Recording