4th European Altair Academic User Day - June 26th

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As in the last years Altair will also host the European Academic User Day during the company’s official European Altair Technology Conference, from June 26th - 28th in Frankenthal Germany. The Academic User Day provides students, teachers, professors and researchers across Europe with the opportunity to share their experiences with Altair’s CAE solutions.

Academic Day 2015

The 2017 Academic User Day, on June 26th, offers an agenda featuring 20 interesting presentations and a dedicated poster session. Altair will further more present the latest developments in their educational offering for HyperWorks and solidThinking Inspire.


Registration: 9:00-10:00
Start: 10:00

  • Overview Academic Program
  • New in HyperWorks & solidThinking!
    • Inspire Analysis & Optimization
    • Compose, Activate, Embed
Designing a Lightweight Vehicle Door Using a Load Path Optimization as a Basis for a Fiber Placement Technology
L. Bratge1,2, M. Fleischmann1,2, J. Kaufmann1, H. Cebulla1, A. Spickenheuer3,
1 Chemnitz University of Technology, 2 Fortis Saxonia e.V.; 3 IPF Dresden, Dresden, Germany

Calculation of the Sound Radiation of Gearboxes
Denis Werner, UAS Ulm, Germany

Simulation of the Self-loosening of Bolted Connections with OptiStruct
Prof. Dr. Michael Winkler, UAS Ravensburg-Weingarten,Germany

Lunch: 12:00

Altair Partner Alliance and the Academic Program
(moderation: Myriam Mouyal, Altair)

Presentations from:
  • Chassissim - ChassisSim
  • Componeering - ESAComp
  • Fluidon – DSH+
  • Magna - FEMFAT
  • NovaCast – NovaFlow & Solid
New in HyperWorks & solidThinking, Altair

Announcement Poster Session and Poster Award, Altair

Coffee Break: 15:00

Optimization Process for Flexible Structures with OptiStruct
Martin Noack, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany

Investigation of Diffuse Axonal Injury Mechanism via Finite Element Simulation of in Vivo Experiments
Dr. Daniel Baumgartner, University of Strasbourg, France

Penetrating Impact using Smooth Particles Hydrodynamics. Application to Impact Biomechanics
Dr. Sebastien Roth, Universiy of Technology of Belfort-Montbeliard, France

From research to industry via Radioss numerical simulation of laser shock experiments
Dr. Michel Boustie, SIMCHOC, France

Use of Simulation Tools in Additive Manufacturing Processes for Multiaxial, High Dynamically Loaded Structural Spare Part
Nils Buschhorn, Karsten Hilbert (KIMA); Maximilian Ley (KIMA); Nicole Stephan (KIMA); Constantin Deschner (WIWeB - Wehrwissenschaftliches Institut für Werk- und Betriebsstoffe); Dr. Matthias Bleckmann (WIWeb) TU Kaiserslautern, Germany

Integrated Control, MBS and FEM Simulation on an Example of a Robot Arm using CAE Tools from Altair
Mekonnen Tesfay Tesfu, DHBW-Mosbach, Germany

Experience of the first year solidThinking Inspire using in educational process,
Professor Petr Rogov , Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University,Russia

End: 18:00

Who should attend the Academic Day?

The Academic Day is tailored to meet the interests, needs and questions of our academic users. Engineering students, teachers and professors are invited to talk about their work and to listen to the presentation of fellow students and researchers.

Why should you attend?

Join us to listen to the presentations and to discuss your use cases, work and questions with fellow students, colleagues, industry customers and the Altair staff.

The Altair Academic Day is free of charge and we also invite you to join the Welcome Reception starting at 6p.m. on June 26th and the following conference days.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Frankenthal, Germany!
Image 26-28 June 2017 - Congressforum, Frankenthal, Germany

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