Altair is presenting its methods and solutions for design, optimization and simulation of composite structures and materials.
A combination of software provides an integrated design and simulation workflow for 3D printing complex composite parts.
Focused on design simulation for NCF preforming and tools for industrializing layer-by-layer curing, the projects will commence in May 2020 with university and industry partners.
The Plastics Innovation Centre 4.0 is expected to open by 2022, and will be a completely interconnected, 4,205-square-meter R&D environment.
TPRC process modeling and testing of single- and dual-step processed parts points to optimum process conditions and improved design features.