First-time SAMPE exhibitor Granta Design Ltd. (Cambridge, U.K.) highlighted its software for materials data management. Granta MI software is a reportedly unique system that captures all relevant composites property data in one system, including test data for matrix materials, reinforcements, intermediates and adhesives, as well as reference data from AGATE, NCAMP, CMH-17 and more. The company’s CES Selector software enables comparison and selection of materials while considering both cost and function, along with actual or predicted performance data, for part decision support.
Editor PickAltair releases HyperWorks 2017
Altair (Troy, MI, US) has released HyperWorks 2017, with several functionalities added in areas such as model-based development, electromagnetism, nonlinear structural analysis, modeling and meshing, multiphysics and multi-disciplinary analysis, lightweight design and optimization.