2016 Simulating Reality Contest Winners

Top 3 University Winners

University of Missouri

Adams is being used to analyze knee loading and biomechanics for research in orthopaedics

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Rehabilitation robot in co-simulation with the human body was simulated using Adams

University of Southern California, M.C. Gill Composites Center

Performing accurate structural analysis on carbon fiber hat-stiffened composite panels for aerospace applications
Winners Showcase

University of Nottingham

Simulating the Additive Manufacturing process of selective laser melting using Marc

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology

All-terrain wearable vehicle dynamics simulation using Adams

Konkuk University

Optimization and Fatigue Analysis of Landing gear with Adams and MSC Nastran

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Study dynamic behaviors of different concepts of Forestry machines with Adams

University of Pretoria

Improve the suspension settings of a BAJA SAE vehicle using Adams Car

Hochschule Esslingen

FEA validation of material data obtained from the experiment using Marc

The University of Texas at El Paso

Simulating additive manufacturing using Patran and MSC Nastran
 
Top 3 Industrial Winners

Hero MotoCorp Ltd

Predicting the shifting force for transmission systems using Adams

Evotech CAE Ltd

A380 Landing Gear Bracket Optimization using Apex and MSC Nastran

Mahindra & Mahindra (two wheelers division)

Optimizing two wheeler main stand operational effort with Adams and Adams Insight
Winners Showcase

FNSS Savunma Sistemleri A.S.

Coupled simulation for amphibious military vehicle with Adams & Matlab

FPInnovations

Simulate the cutting behavior and stability of a guided spline saw using Adams

Husqvarna AB

Simulation of a chainsaw in Adams with a stress data recovery in MSC Nastran

Indian Register of Shipping

Structural analysis of naval ship with MSC Nastran

Instituto Nacional de Tecnica Aeroespacial

Automatic generation of parametric FEMs for helicopter airframe with Patran and MSC Nastran

Changan R&D US

Android Training APP, showing how Adams was used in the vehicle dynamics evaluator training device

CSM Software Pvt. Ltd

Simulation of a manual transmission gear-shift using Adams Machinery