SIMULIA Regional User Meetings

United Kingdom Regional User Meeting

 

Agenda

Day 1

November 3

TIME

TITLE

PRESENTERS

9:00

Welcoming Remarks

9:15

SIMULIA Executive Summary

Dimple Shah, VP WW Sales, SIMULIA

10:00

Models, Materials and Measurement: Abaqus Usage at the National Physical Laboratory

Louise Wright, Principal Research Scientist, National Physical Laboratory

10:30

Break

11:00

User Paper Session 1 - Fracture and Failure

  • An Evaluation of the Low Cycle Fatigue Analysis Procedure in Abaqus for Crack Propagation: Numerical Benchmarks and Experimental Validation - Tyler London, TWI
  • Simulation of Fully Coupled Thermo-Mechanical Effects in a Disc Brake Rotor, Ganesh Karunakar, Jaguar and Land Rover
  • A Global energy approach to model crack propagation in irradiated graphite components using the XFEM framework in Abaqus, Owen Booler, AMEC-FW

12:00

Technology, Functionality and Usage Updates in the Power of the Portfolio

David Hawla, R&D Technology Director, SIMULIA

12:45

Lunch

13:45

Sponsor Presentation

14:15

User Paper Session 2 – Composites

  • A method to assess impact hazards using a Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics and Finite Element Approach in Abaqus, Peter Gill, AMEC-FW
  • Multi-scale Modelling of Composites using Abaqus, Laurence Marks, SSA
  • Optimisation of Rotary Wing Composite Structures using Isight, Drew Smith, Agusta Westland

15:15

Coffee and Exhibition Break

16:00

Using SIMULIA to Maximise the Value of Additive Layer Manufacturing

David Hawla, R&D Technology Director, SIMULIA

16:30

User Paper Session 3 – Offshore

  • Automation of ECA Assessments in Subsea Pipelines using Abaqus, Ismael Ripoll, INTECSEA
  • Having a Blast!, David Winfield, Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies
  • Incorporating Finite Element Analysis Techniques into the Design Process for Subsea Annular Blowout Preventers, Richard James Windslow, Queen Mary, University of London

17:30

Day One Ends

 

18:00

Drinks Reception

19:00

Conference Banquet

Day 2

November 4

TIME

TITLE

PRESENTERS

8:30

Welcoming Remarks

8:45

User Paper Session 4 - Materials

  • Rubber creep modelling based on modified hyperelastic models using Abaqus, Robert Luo, Trelleborg
  • A Proposed Methodology for studying microscale behaviour of MnS Inclusions in FCS steel, Didier Farrugia, Tata Steel
  • Numerical Modelling of Shaped Metal Deposition and Experimental Measurement of Distortion, Anas Yaghi, MTC

9:45

Multibody Simulation - Introduction to SIMPACK

10:15

ANSA & μETA as State-of-the-art of Pre- & Post-Processing Solutions for the SIMULIA Product Line

Ioannis Nerantzis, Beta CAE

10:45

Coffee and Exhibition Break

11:15

Simulation on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

Karl Kueres, Senior Technical Specialist SIMULIA North-Nordics, SIMULIA

12:00

Recent Numerical Developments Implemented in Abaqus: Multi-physics Nano-Scale Simulations and Floating Degrees of Freedom

Silvestre Taveira Pinho, Professor of Mechanics of Composites, Imperial College London

12:30

User Paper Session 5 - Fundamentals

  • Pressure test and Abaqus analysis of an aluminum pressure vessel, Bob Johnson, REAL
  • What is a straight line?  Does this matter in mechanical analysis? Alison McMillian, Glyndŵr University

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Technology and Product Updates, choose 3 of 6:
Abaqus Update: Contact
Optimisation (Isight & Tosca update)
Fatigue and Durability Update
Abaqus Update: Linear Dynamics
Abaqus/CAE update
Extending realistic simulation beyond medical application using image based models

15:00

Round Table Session
SIMULIA Strategy
Simulation on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform
Automation of simulation processes
Analysis techniques and best practices
Co-simulation and Multiphysics
Fracture and failure

16:00

Closing Remarks