This class is intended for experienced Adams users wanting to expand their knowledge of Adams/Solver theory. An emphasis will be put on tying theoretical concepts back to Adams/Solver solution settings (ERROR, HMAX, SI2, MAXIT, etc.). Strategies for creating robust models and sensible solution control settings will be a focus of the course. The various phases of solution (statics, kinematics, dynamics) will be covered in detail and best practices for each will be identified.

Length: 
2 Days
Cost: 
$
950
Pre-requisites : 
  • ADM701 - Complete Multibody Dynamics Analysis with Adams or ADM702 - Fundamentals of Multibody Dynamics Analysis with Adams
  • ADM703A - Advanced Modeling Elements and Techniques with Adams/Solver
Topics: 
  • Mathematical descriptions of constraints, body and forces
  • Theoretical workings of the static, kinematic and dynamic solvers in Adams
  • Numerical Methods for root finding, explicit and implicit integration
  • DEBUG/EPRINT interpretation for model debugging
  • Error handling strategies for statics and dynamics
  • Solver settings for robust static analyses
  • Integrator settings for robust dynamics
  • Solution convergence techniques
  • Modeling best practices
Date(s): 
Oct 17, 2018 to Oct 18, 2018
Location: 
MSC Software -Troy MI
50 West Big Beaver Road
Suite 430
Troy, MI 48084
United States
734 994-3800
Training Inquiries
+1 800 732-7211
M-F 8am-5pm EST