Providing high quality software and training services to enable our customers to be more productive and competitive.
Contact and Convergence: Successful Strategies
Take advantage of this online course right from your desk — no productivity loss due to travel and no travel expenses. The lecture content of this online course is conveniently scheduled over two morning sessions. The course workshops can be completed during the afternoons at your convenience, while support engineers from the CSE are available by phone to help you.
Have you ever used contact in finite element analyses and encountered convergence difficulties? Have you ever had concerns interpreting contact analysis results? If so, then this class is for you. In this class you will learn the latest techniques and strategies to help you make effective use of the contact modeling capabilities in Abaqus. Topics that will be covered include:
Surface-to-surface contact formulation
Accurate prediction of contact stresses
Best practices for contact modeling
Philosophy behind general contact
Proper application of general contact in Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit
Convergence issues specific to contact
Effective use of Abaqus/CAE for setting up contact models