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Determining the dynamic motion and loads of flight control surfaces

Determining the dynamic motion and loads of flight control surfaces

Christian Aparicio March 4, 2015 0

The lifecycle cost and reliability of flight control surfaces are critical aspects of fixed wing aircraft development. Physical prototype testing is used to validate and improve the performance of common control surfaces such as

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​JEC Composites Group Names Digimat Software Design Innovation of the Year

​JEC Composites Group Names Digimat Software Design Innovation of the Year

Christian Aparicio January 22, 2015 0

The JEC Group awarded Digimat with its 2014 JEC Americas Innovation Award at its recent event in Boston. JEC awards have showcased excellence in composite manufacturing for 14 years, singling out more than 150 companies and

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Automated Structural Optimization in MSC Nastran

Automated Structural Optimization in MSC Nastran

Christian Aparicio June 10, 2014 0

Question: What are some of the optimization capabilities in MSC Nastran? Answer: Just to name a few: Size Shape Topometry Topology Multi Model Optimization Brief descriptions of each are given below. SIZE Use size

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How to Improve FEA for Progressive Failure Analysis of Composite Laminates

How to Improve FEA for Progressive Failure Analysis of Composite Laminates

Christian Aparicio May 7, 2014 0

Failure of continuous fiber composites are much more complex than metal. Continuous fiber structure involves most of the time stacking of several plies, each ply being characterized by a single fiber orientation. The intra-laminar

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SimAcademy Webinars – Marc

SimAcademy Webinars – Marc

Christian Aparicio January 6, 2014 0

Question: Where can I find a list of SimAcademy Webinars for Marc? Answer: Here is a list. Article Webinar Title Presenter Webinar Date WM1 Academic: Using Marc In University Courses And Research Involving Nonlinear Mechanics

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