3D CAD Design

April 6, 2020

University of Utah

The aerodynamics team at the University of Utah needed to gain a better understanding of how different components on the car alter the air flow, and how it could improve its design to reduce drag. The team had recently familiarized themselves with performing parametric studies in Ansys Fluent and Ansys CFX, but were looking for a better way to test more design iterations during the upfront design stage.
April 6, 2020

HyperXite

CAD designers and analysts were constantly sending models back and forth between them. Analysts would prepare a model for simulation, establish boundary conditions, mesh the model, and then endure a potentially lengthy solve time. This process took even longer when a model needed further mesh refinement. If the analysts identified a potential problem, they would hand the model back to the CAD designer and request a change. The cycle would then repeat. In some cases, analysts could make a CAD change themselves, but all simulation setup procedures would still need to be completed. Designers and analysts in the HyperXite team were looking for a way to compress the iteration time.
April 6, 2020

Ninsight

Watch video of Ansys Discovery Live being used for geometry and simulation of stent designs. Biomedical engineers design stents to open or prevent blockages in arteries. They must consider and optimize a number of design parameters to ensure a stent has the flexibility to withstand localized forces, and the structural integrity to retain its artery-opening shape.
April 6, 2020

Competition Winners

Stents are commonly used to prevent or relieve partial or complete blockage in arteries. They must distribute loads so as not to damage the arterial inner walls, and they must minimize disruption of blood flow. Using the rapid geometry editing capabilities of Ansys Discovery Live, designers at Ninsight were able to test many more concepts and innovate like never before.
April 6, 2020

VAR Program

Ansys SpaceClaim’s 3D design software is sold through a worldwide network of value added resellers (VARs). This gives our customers easy access to a range of integrated products and services to enable them to maximize their productivity.
April 6, 2020

Partner Program

Ansys SpaceClaim partners with leading 3D modeling solution and technology companies to give our customers access to a range of integrated products and services so they can maximize their productivity.
April 6, 2020

SpaceClaim Subscription Service

Empower your team to reach design greatness. With SpaceClaim’s Subscription Services Program, have access to the latest software updates and service packs, technical support from SpaceClaim directly or from your local authorized value-added reseller (VAR), access to SpaceClaim’s User Forum, an online support community, as well as free online training classes. Streamline your design process with ease using SpaceClaim’s Subscription Service Program.
April 6, 2020

SpaceClaim System Requirements

System requirements for all SpaceClaim products.
April 6, 2020

Addins/Product Downloads

SpaceClaim has created a plugin for Mastercam that allows geometry transfer back and forth between the two products. This is beneficial for SpaceClaim customers looking for a CAM solution and Mastercam customers looking for a powerful geometry editing and preparation tool. See the video here.