Weidlinger Associates Inc.

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Weidlinger Associates Inc.

Thornton Tomasetti is a global engineering firm offering a range of services including structural engineering and design, investigation and advanced analysis to clients in the public and private sectors. At the Weidlinger Applied Science practice, which has been an integral part of Thornton Tomasetti since its merger with Weidlinger Associates, Inc. in 2015, engineers develop and maintain advanced physics-based computational tools with specific focus on large-scale industrial problems. Thornton Tomasetti employs about 1200 people across the globe and is headquartered in New York city. 

Software Partnership

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Value proposition

The WAImat Suite www.thorntontomasetti.com was developed to facilitate efficient, high-fidelity advanced material modeling for industrial applications. Resulting from a multi-year Office of Naval Research sponsored research into ductile metals fracture and thermo-mechanical response of metals under dynamic heating regimes, the constitutive damage models developed represent the state of the art in material damage modeling for large-scale shell structures. Comprised of three Abaqus-compatible software modules:

  • WAIdam provides a reliable and efficient fracture-prediction constitutive model for large-scale shell structures whose modeling would be impractical using conventional approaches based on 3D continua
  • WAIfire provides an advanced thermomechanical constitutive model to simulate the behavior of metallic structures exposed to fires, elevated temperatures or other dynamic thermo-mechanical loads.
  • WAImc2 is a framework for calibrating advanced constitutive models to experimental test data, for organizing and data-basing material test and model data, and for performing Uncertainty Quantification, statistical analysis and goodness-of-fit analyses on the data.

http://www.thorntontomasetti.com/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/256802337_Modeling_fracture_in_large_scale_shell_structures

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259287841_Simulations_of_ductile_fracture_in_an_idealized_ship_grounding_scenario_using_phenomenological_damage_and_cohesive_zone_models

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WOELKE,Pawel

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