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Structural Professional Engineer for SOLIDWORKS Users

Course Objective

This course is an introduction to the Structural Professional Engineer role, which is an offering to expand the simulation capabilities for SOLIDWORKS users. The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Connector automatically transfers study data into the simulation apps on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. Once working on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, a workflow Assistant panel guides the user through the steps needed to build a complete simulation model. The Structural Professional Engineer role offers a wide range of element types and material models. The apps on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform provide reliable solutions to multi-step simulations with combinations of non-linearities, including simple and robust contact setup and solution using General Contact. The 3DEXPERIENCE Platform provides apps and tools for easy sharing of data and knowledge enabling collaboration.

The course covers the following topics:

  • Access and use of the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Connector
  • Understand which entities are transferred into the 3DEXPERIENCE simulation apps
  • Create complete Finite Element models for structural and thermal simulations

The course is divided into lectures, demonstrations and workshops. The course's demonstrations and workshops are integral to the training. They are designed to reinforce concepts presented during the lectures. They are intended to provide users with the experience of running and trouble-shooting actual simulations.

Who should attend

SOLIDWORKS users who have reached the limits of the SOLIDWORKS simulation tools or those who wish to benefit from the power of cloud-based simulation and the collaboration tools on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform will benefit from attending this class.

This course is intended for the following role:

  • Structural Professional Engineer

Course Overview

The overview provides details of the topics covered in each lecture. Please note that the actual course agenda may vary depending on location.

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