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Using Global Adaptive Remeshing in Marc

During my career as a stress analyst, I have used several commercial Finite Element codes but when it comes to nonlinear analysis, Marc is the solution that really stands out. The complete element library, material models, and robust nonlinear algorithms enable Marc to solve problems from large deformations to material nonlinearity to general contact and …


Manufacturing Simulation Common Mistakes

What are the most common mistakes companies make when attempting to simulate their manufacturing process? First, what do we mean by manufacturing?  Manufacturing is a very generic term and could mean many things to different people, but at its heart, manufacturing is simply the transformation of raw material into finished goods that is useful and …