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Free Conference by Altair: Unlock the potential of Lightweight Design with Composites

Wednesday March 15 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Mezzanine Hall 6 (611)

Free Conference by Altair: Unlock the potential of Lightweight Design with Composites

  • Industry applications
  • Design optimization
  • The challenges of multimaterial joining

This session will focus on applications from industry speakers, and notably how simulation is used today to support design, and what are the benefits, as well as research projects and how the community is working on future applications. Finally, it will also delve into technology trends from Altair and partners, with details about the latest technologies. 

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Chairman
Altair Chairman

Altair

Robert Yancey

country:
United States

VP Additive Manufacturing

2:00 PM to 2:25 PM
Altair Chairman

Altair

Robert Yancey

country:
United States

VP Additive Manufacturing

Unlock the potential of Lightweight Design with Composites

  • Composites design optimization, analysis, failure modeling
  • Applications for additive manufacturing
2:25 PM to 2:50 PM
Groupe PSA

Groupe PSA

Mathieu Kielwasser

country:
France

Leader in Multi-materials Multi-techniques Joining

When Metal meets Composite: Challenges of Multi-material Joining

  • Influence of the regulation context, the consequence on the design and the multimaterial contribution
  • Evaluating which tools are compatible with each popular material combination to determine flexibility
  • Overcoming multi-material joining complications
  • Examining the existing multitude of multi-material joining solutions to identify which requirements do OEM have with respect to composite/metal joining
2:50 PM to 3:15 PM
CORIOLIS COMPOSITES SAS

CORIOLIS COMPOSITES SAS

Yvan Blanchard

country:
France

R&D Engineer and CATFiber Software Manager

Structural and Manufacturing Optimization of Composite Structures produced by AFP

  • Integration of design optimization
  • Automatic fiber placement path planning on an aerospace component
3:15 PM to 3:25 PM - Networking break
3:25 PM to 3:50 PM
HENKEL

HENKEL

Christos Derdas

country:
Germany

Automotive & Metals Industries, Product Development

Composite materials engineering in Henkel AG & Co KGaA: the perspective of a total solution provider

  • Specially designed adhesives for the high production rate automotive manufacturing environment
  • Lighweighting and multi-material solutions
3:50 PM to 4:15 PM
CIKONI Composites Innovation

CIKONI Composites Innovation

Jan Philipp Fuhr

country:
Germany

Co-Founder and head of simulation

Enabling Innovation by Simulation: Development of a Lightweight Cargo Structure for Future Logistics

  • Using OptiStruct for the end-to-end development of a composite cargo structure
  • Topology optimization, FEM-based evaluation of different lightweight design principles
4:15 PM to 4:40 PM
ALTAIR ENGINEERING FRANCE

ALTAIR ENGINEERING FRANCE

Juan Pedro Berro Ramirez

country:
France

HyperWorks R&D Technical Leader

Companis 3D project: Development of an Optimization Method for Woven Composite Structures

  • Finding solutions for the replacement of complex parts made of steel or titanium
  • Simultaneous optimization of the material and structure
4:40 PM to 5:00 PM
Columbia University / Altair

Columbia University / Altair

Jacob Fish

country:
United States

Carleton Professor / Chief Scientific Advisor

Multiscale Designer - An Efficient Multiscale-Multiphysics Design System

  • An efficient multiscale-multiphysics design system
  • Reduce order multiphysics-multiscale analysis capabilities for heterogeneous media within a nonintrusive stochastic multiscale framework for uncertainty quantification and propagation at multiple scales