Video:

Using MSC Nastran and Patran for structural analysis of composite panels

Company:

USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Products:

MSC Nastran, Patran


See how the team at USC Viterbi School of Engineering use MSC Nastran and Patran for structural analysis of carbon fiber/epoxy hat-stiffened composite panels for aerospace applications.


Video:

How spinal injury is studied and prevented using MSC Software Solutions

Company:

Spine Research Institute at The Ohio State University

Products:

Adams, MSC Nastran


Dr. Greg Knapik and his team use multi-body dynamics and FEA tools such as Adams and MSC Nastran to study the spine to mitigate the risk of potential injuries for a range of people from nurses and automotive plant workers to high performance athletes.


Video:

Marc for Plastics and Rubber

Company:

Axel Products

Products:

Marc


See how Axel Products has been using Marc for over 20 years for the testing of non-linear applications for rubber and plastic materials.


Video:

How Giant Magellan Telescope uses MSC Apex

Company:

Giant Magellan Telescope

Products:

MSC Apex


The team at GMTO is using MSC Apex to help the giant telescope withstand earthquakes in Chile while helping humanity understand the universe.


Video:

Design and Testing of Prosthetics

Company:

Parnell Engineering

Products:

Marc


By combining advanced materials, an understanding of design and stiffness tailoring of composite materials, and aerospace manufacturing techniques, the end result is prosthetic limbs with realistic flexure, “springiness”, and strength.


Video:

Accurate Simulation of Complex Vehicle System Dynamics

Company:

Navistar

Products:

Adams, Adams Car


Navistar's dynamic simulation engineering team used Adams to analyze the complex nonlinear and multiphysics behavior of their vehicle systems.


Video:

Using FEA modeling in the Design and Testing of Tsunami Capsules

Company:

IDEA International

Products:

Dytran, MSC Nastran, Patran


In order to ensure that the capsule can withstand the harsh environment of a tsunami, IDEA engineers are using MSC’s simulation technology. “The use of MSC Nastran and Patran allows us to understand the performance of the capsule and reduce the test program substantially,” said Scott Hill, IDEA Engineering Director of IDEA, Inc.


Video:

Using FEA in the Design and Testing of Plastic Bottles

Company:

Graham Pakaging

Products:

MSC Nastran


Engineers at Graham Packaging use MSC Software to optimize the manufacturing of vacuum formed bottles.