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2013-09-24
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Volvo’s stand at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show left no doubt about the design influence for the Concept Coupe unveiled at the show. It was billed as the next-generation P1800, and a version of the 1960s coupe was on prominent display on the Volvo stand, overlooking the concept.
2013-09-24
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Renault unveiled the Initiale Paris concept at Frankfurt, designed as a replacement model for the Renault Espace and also to show Renault’s thinking for future high-end vehicles.
2013-09-23
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BASF basecoats' XSpark, a new automotive OEM special-effect coating, contains very fine glass particles that reflect light with greater precision, thus creating a pronounced sparkle.
2013-09-23
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“It starts with the sketch. You have to have the killer sketch,” explained GM Europe Vice President of Design Mark Adams, for the car that is destined to inspire future cars from Opel and Vauxhall.
2013-09-18
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Rising system complexity and shortened development cycles have led to the need for an extension of the existing, classical test methods. The Airbus High Lift Test Department is pursuing virtual testing as an additional, equivalent test means besides existing, established physical means of compliance.
2013-09-11
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The curvy Q30 Concept, which debuted Sept. 10 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, serves as the design precursor for Infiniti’s future compact premium entry, production of which is expected to start in Sunderland, U.K., in 2015.
2013-09-05
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The 2013 IAA concept vehicle's shapely exterior and plush interior showcasing a dual-view display foreshadow a possible new direction for the production S-Max.
2013-09-04
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Engineering efficient gasoline engines is more important than ever. However, using physical testing alone to determine an engine’s maximum efficiency is expensive. Fortunately, simulating knock phenomenon with CAE is more feasible than ever.
2013-08-27
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A European Union-funded collaborative research project designed to convert exhaust waste heat into onboard electricity via is moving into the prototype stage, according to Ricardo. The company, a partner in the project (called PowerDriver), reported that recently completed simulation work on a potential automotive application of the thermo-electric generator technology (TGEN) indicates a possible output of 300 W and equivalent fuel savings over the NEDC drive cycle of 2.5%.
2013-08-27
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BigLever Software’s Gears 7.2, the latest version of the company’s industry-standard product line engineering (PLE) lifecycle framework, delivers multistage configuration capabilities needed for engineering organizations to create, deliver, maintain, and evolve their entire product family tree based on product line features.
2013-08-22
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NASA has selected Rockwell Collins to develop a new software analysis tools for verifying the safety of flight critical systems for future commercial aircraft. Under the terms of the one-year contract, Rockwell Collins will develop a set of software analysis tools, conduct demonstrations, and make recommendations to NASA.
2013-08-21
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Frank Popielas, Senior Manager of Advanced Engineering in the Dana Power Technologies Group and head of CAE for Dana, spoke with AEI Assistant Editor Matthew Monaghan about Dana's emphasis on innovation, supported by the right engineering tools.
2013-08-16
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Ricardo Software’s IGNITE complete vehicle system modeling and simulation application features embedded design and optimization tools and a comprehensive powertrain library for simulation.
2013-08-14
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MTS Systems Corp., a supplier of test systems and position sensors, finalized an agreement with Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU) to establish an Aerospace Structural Strength Testing Demo Site at SJTU in Shanghai.
2013-08-14
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The latest release of Safe Technology Ltd’s advanced suite of fatigue analysis software for FE models, fe-safe 6.4, includes a new approach to the fatigue of woven fiber composite materials and usability enhancements, such as support for Abaqus ODB Parts and Instances.
2013-08-14
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Simulation made it possible to quickly analyze design iterations and optimize exterior surfaces such as the Tesla Model S front, A-pillars, and other design features critical for aerodynamics.
2013-08-08
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To leverage economies of scale, it is common practice in the industry to share the same platform for multiple vocations, and also adapt different components such as suspension, frame components, engine, cab, and other body components. To accomplish this, one platform has to be developed to have robustness for many different applications, such as bus and/or utility vehicles.
2013-08-05
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SEAT Design Director Alejandro Mesonero-Romanos knows exactly what he wants when he embarks on the creation of a new car: 'Proportions: they are 70% of the success of any new model.'
2013-07-31
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Collier Research Corp.’s Version 6.4.5 of HyperSizer composite structural analysis and optimization software not only runs faster than previous versions, but it also is based on a reconfigured core technology with built-in intelligence that produces more accurate answers with less user input.
2013-07-31
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Michigan is aiming for its first victory in next month’s 2013 World Solar Challenge with a new asymmetrical racecar that is ready for 1860 mi (2990 km) in the Australian sun.
2013-07-22
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The new features of MSC Software Corp.’s MSC Nastran 2013 deliver customization and broader solution capabilities that generate time savings in automotive and aerospace simulation workflows.
2013-07-18
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To deliver 100% CMM-like inspection for high-volume automotive component manufacturing, a supplier of V6 valve covers tapped HAHN Automation to design and build an inspection system that relies on machine vision.
2013-07-18
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Researchers address some aspects regarding the modeling of a hydraulic circuit of a commercial excavator.
2013-07-17
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The potential for electromagnetic interference (EMI) is increasing due to many factors: an increased number of embedded control units, higher onboard diagnostic (OBD-II) data rates, increased number of controller area network lines, etc. A new generation of simulation tools makes it possible to predict and correct in advance major things that can go wrong with the electronics.
2013-07-17
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Simulation technology has enabled the Swedish manufacturer to test more vehicle configurations at a lower cost and with less disruption than it took to test just one configuration using its previous process, according to MSC Software.
2013-07-12
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Extensive simulation and highly focused testing facilities are proving vital to enable Federal-Mogul to successfully keep pace with new demands placed by OEMs on engine components’ suppliers.
2013-07-10
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Engineers and other specialists at Ford of Europe’s Aachen, Germany, Advanced Technology Center are concentrating on what materials and powertrains will be needed—and which will be feasible—for the vehicles of the 2020s and 2030s.
2013-07-08
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Altair's SimLab 12.0, a software tool created specifically as a pre-processor for detailed computer models of complex powertrains, is now offered as part of the company's HyperWorks 12.0 suite of computer-aided engineering software.
2013-06-28
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HydraForce’s INTEGR8 line of engineered hydraulic control solutions enables more than 40 hydraulic control scheme specifications by providing engineered circuits featuring optimal flow and directional control valve combinations.
2013-06-28
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Version 10 of Boothroyd Dewhurst’s Design for Assembly (DFA) Product Simplification software features an improved user interface for speed and ease of use.
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