Abaqus 2016

What's New in Abaqus 2016?

The Abaqus Unified FEA product suite offers powerful and complete solutions for both routine and sophisticated engineering problems covering a vast spectrum of industrial applications. For example, in the automotive industry engineering work groups can consider full vehicle loads, dynamic vibration, multibody systems, impact/crash, nonlinear static, thermal coupling, and acoustic-structural coupling using a common model data structure and integrated solver technology. Best-in-class companies are taking advantage of Abaqus Unified FEA to consolidate their processes and tools, reduce costs and inefficiencies, and gain a competitive advantage.

Abaqus 2016 Unified FEA Products:

  • Abaqus/CAE
  • Abaqus/Standard
  • Abaqus/Explicit
  • Abaqus/CFD

Abaqus 2016 offers the following enhancements:

Enhanced Contact

  • Advances in Abaqus/Standard general contact
  • Introduction of Linearised contact
  • Updated Contact output for Abaqus/Explicit
  • CAD-enhanced contact

Enhanced Materials and Elements

  • Expanded element library
  • Rigid body rotation of tied solid surfaces
  • Material modelling enhancements
  • GPU acceleration of AMS
  • GPU acceleration of the modal frequency response solver
  • Tracer particles for CEL
  • DEM particle generation
  • Improved treatment of SPH boundaries
  • Uniform grid SPH particle generation
  • Model instancing
  • Generate cohesive elements through Mesh Edit tool

Enhanced Interface and Usability

  • Improved usability
  • Improved viewport control

Abaqus 2016 offers the following benefits:

  • Reduction in a company’s FEA toolset and training expenses
  • Greater efficiency in model generation
  • Improved correlation between tests and analysis results
  • Improved data transfer between simulations
  • More flexible workforce

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