NAS133 - Linear Contact Analysis with MSC Nastran

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Objective:
        
  • Become knowledgeable with fundamentals of contact Analysis 
  • Get brief Insight into Touch & Glue contacts
  • Addressing convergence issues, debugging and general guidelines
  • Performance improvement in contact analysis
Length: 
2 Days
Pre-requisites : 
Nastran basics
Topics: 
Topics:  
Day 1-
 
The first session deals with the introduction to Contact nonlinearity. Contact setup in Nastran linear solutions such as sol101. Sol103 etc. is discussed. 
  • What is contact analysis?
  • Contact body definition
  • Contact detection
  • Contact pairs & contact table
  • Advanced topics on contact
  • Contact output
 
Day 2-
 
The second day session discusses the convergence issues encountered in contact analysis. Performance improvement guidelines are also discussed, and some of the latest updates in contact analysis will be demonstrated.
 
  • Convergence failure
  • NLSTEP setup
  • Common issues and debugging techniques
  • Automatic contact setup in Nastran
 
Terms & Conditions:
 
  • Training fees applicable. To receive course fees and further details, please register using the link below.
  • Training dates are tentative, subject to sufficient participant registrations.
  • No hard copy of training materials will be provided, only electronic format of course notes will be provided.
  • Attendees will be provided a training completion certificate
  • Customer has to sign the completion letter upon successful completion of the training
  • Any taxes, duties or levies that are statutory and may be applicable at the time of payment will have to be borne by the customer.