SIMULIA Regional User Meetings

United Kingdom Regional User Meeting

 

Agenda

Day 1

November 4

TIME

TITLE

PRESENTERS

9:00

Welcoming Remarks

9:15

SIMULIA Business Update

Roger Keene
Dassault Systemes 

10:00

Abaqus 6.14 & fe-safe Update

Juan Hurtado & John Draper
Dassault Systemes

11:00

Break

11:30

KEYNOTE
Advanced Analysis at Triumph Motorcycles

Rod Giles,
Triumph Designs Ltd.

12:00

User Paper Session 1

General

 

Using topology optimisation to generate personalised athletic footwear midsoles

Iain Hannah
Sheffield University

 

Use of Abaqus for efficient and accurate representation of axi-symmetric structures

Bob Johnson
Realistic Engineering Analysis Limited

12:45

Lunch

13:45

KEYNOTE
FEM before FIM – Finite element modelling prior to first-in-man in heart valve technology

Silvia Schievano & Claudio Capelli,
UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science & Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

14:15

Isight & Tosca Update

Gergana Dimitrova
Dassault Systemes
Arjun Rajkumar
Dassault Systemes

15:00

User Paper Session 2

Automotive & Manufacturing

Crack Prediction and Subsequent Simulation Driven Redesign of an Exhaust Manifold

Mark Stephenson
MAHLE Powertrain

Simulation of a Multi-pass Groove Weld and Clad Plate Using Abaqus 2D Weld GUI and Comparison with Measurements

Chandrahas Parmar
Rolls-Royce

Modelling of the composite sandwich panels behaviour under fire test conditions

Mikhail Trull
Tata Steel R&D 

16:00

Coffee and Exhibition Break

16:30

User Paper Session 3

Offshore

 

Large Scale Prototyping in the Oil & Gas Industry:
The Use of FEA in the Structural Capacity Rating of a Deep Sea Pipeline Clamping System

David Winfield
Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies

 

FE Modelling of Offshore Wind Turbine Grouted Connections

James Lockley
Atkins

 

Extreme response of Dynamic Umbilicals in Random Sea

Sirous Yasseri
Wood Group Kenny

17:30

Day One Ends

18:00

Drinks Reception 

19:00

Conference Banquet

Day 2

November 5

TIME

TITLE

PRESENTERS

8:30

Welcoming Remarks

8:45

KEYNOTE
TWI, Structural Integrity, and Abaqus

Simon Smith
TWI Ltd

9:15

Review of Advanced Materials Modeling Capabilities in Abaqus

Juan Hurtado
Dassault Systemes

10:00

Coffee and Exhibition Break

10:30

User Paper Session 4

Materials

 

Mullins effect on anti-vibration products with residual strain

Robert Luo
Trelleborg

 

Determination of Material Parameters

Brian Daniels
AMEC

 

Overcoming mesh orientation bias in modelling of matrix cracking in composites

Supratik Mukhopadhyay
Bristol Univeristy

Simulation of vacuum extraction during childbirth using finite element analysis

Rudy Lapeer
University of East Anglia

12:00

Lunch

12:45

SIMULIA 3DEXPERIENCE 

Karl Kueres
Dassault Systemes 

13:45

Round Table Session - Each round table will be led by a SIMULIA expert.
Each session will last for approximately 25 minutes and will cover areas such as problem solving,  debugging, mentoring, future direction and developments.
Attendees will also be invited to participate in open discuss and debate key issues that are related to the subject. 

Choose from three from the six sessions:
Strategy & 3DEXPERIENCE
Fatigue and Durability
Contact & Convergence
Process Automation
Coupled Multi Physics Problems  
Materials  & Material Behaviour

15:00

Coffee and Exhibition Break

15:30

User Paper Session 5

Automation

 

Increasing the efficiency of offshore rigid pipeline lateral buckling assessments using a dedicated GUI and Isight

Carlos Charnaux
Subsea7

 

Automated Analysis in CATIA V5 

Stephen Wallis
JLR

 

The Parametric Design and Automated Fatigue Analysis of a Double Pipe Heat Exchanger

William Kilpatrick
Prospect

16:30

Closing Remarks