Archive for category: MATERIALS

Boeing to Provide Airport and Airspace Modeling Services to Assist Turkish Authorities

Boeing to Provide Airport and Airspace Modeling Services to Assist Turkish Authorities

/ June 22, 2016 8:53 am

Boeing [NYSE:BA] today announced a new Technical Assistance Agreement with iGA Havalimani Isletmesi A.S. (IGA), the developer and operator of Istanbul New Airport. Through the agreement, Boeing subsidiary Jeppesen will provide its Total Airport and […]

GoAir Receives A320neo Powered by PurePower® Engines

GoAir Receives A320neo Powered by PurePower® Engines

/ June 22, 2016 8:24 am

Pratt & Whitney congratulates GoAir on the announcement that it took delivery of the first Airbus A320neo powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® engines for its fleet. GoAir placed an order for 72 Airbus A320neo family aircraft […]

Altair Acquires CEDRAT S.A. Expanding Electromagnetics Software Portfolio

Altair Acquires CEDRAT S.A. Expanding Electromagnetics Software Portfolio

/ May 10, 2016 9:52 am

 Altair has completed the acquisition of CEDRAT S.A. and its New York-based wholly-owned subsidiary,Magsoft Corporation, expanding the electromagnetic and thermal simulation capabilities of its HyperWorks® CAE portfolio. With over 35 years of experience in electrical engineering, CEDRAT is a […]

Airbus Corporate Jets wins 1st Ka-band retrofit deals

Airbus Corporate Jets wins 1st Ka-band retrofit deals

/ April 18, 2016 9:28 am

Ka-band satellite communications are latest air-to-ground linkSS RELEASE Airbus Corporate Jets has won its first contracts to retrofit ACJ aircraft with Ka-band satellite communications – from Comlux and an undisclosed customer – paving the way […]

Rolls-Royce tests composite fan systems for Advance and UltraFan™ at John C. Stennis Space Center

Rolls-Royce tests composite fan systems for Advance and UltraFan™ at John C. Stennis Space Center

/ September 4, 2014 10:23 am

The Rolls-Royce composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan system for the Advance and UltraFan™ engine designs has completed its most recent phase of testing at the company’s outdoor jet engine test facility at the John C. Stennis Space Center […]

PSA Peugeot Citroën Leverages nCode DesignLife to Investigate and Predict Fatigue Life of Automotive Components and Subsystems

PSA Peugeot Citroën Leverages nCode DesignLife to Investigate and Predict Fatigue Life of Automotive Components and Subsystems

/ August 28, 2014 2:21 pm

  Passenger cars are subject to vast loads and rough operating conditions in their day-today use. Even when enduring the worst roads or driving conditions, all vehicle components and subsystems have to operate properly and […]

New Release: DEFORM V11.0.1 – Improved Solvers and Solution

New Release: DEFORM V11.0.1 – Improved Solvers and Solution

/ August 28, 2014 2:18 pm

With the release of DEFORM version 11, quite a bit of attention has been focused on the new multiple operations user interface improvements. Equally important are new and improved solvers in this version. Solvers and Solution Methods […]

Rolo Bikes Creates the World’s Lightest and Stiffest Road Bike Frame Using HyperWorks®

Rolo Bikes Creates the World’s Lightest and Stiffest Road Bike Frame Using HyperWorks®

/ August 28, 2014 1:46 pm

Altair ProductDesign consulted for composite optimization and engineering expertise TROY, Mich., August 28, 2014 – Altair announced today that Rolo Bikes, a European manufacturer of high performance road bikes, has used Altair’s computer-aided engineering (CAE) HyperWorks® Suite to design, optimize, […]

Stanford engineers show how to optimise carbon nanotube arrays for use in hot spots

Stanford engineers show how to optimise carbon nanotube arrays for use in hot spots

/ February 12, 2014 4:40 pm

When engineers design devices, they must often join together two materials that expand and contract at different rates as temperatures change. Such thermal differences can cause problems if, for instance, a semiconductor chip is plugged […]

AnalySwift Partners with Altran to Link VABS with Optimization Code for Wind Turbine Blades

AnalySwift Partners with Altran to Link VABS with Optimization Code for Wind Turbine Blades

/ December 18, 2013 10:11 am

Logan, Utah (USA), December  16, 2013- AnalySwift, LLC, a leading provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for aerospace and energy composites and other advanced materials, announced today it has partnered with global leader Altran in the release […]