Altair has released an update to HyperWorks Solvers 2017.2. This hotfix contains enhancements, new features and bug fixes to RADIOSS, OptiStruct, MotionSolve and HyperXtrude that were previously released. Besides RADIOSS and OptiStruct help package has been updated to reflect the improvements in the software package.
HyperWorks Solvers 2017.2.3 Release Notes:
OptiStruct 2017.2.3 Release Notes:
Altair OptiStruct is an industry proven, modern structural analysis solver for linear and non-linear mechanical problems under static, dynamic, and thermal loads. It is the market-leading solution for structural design and optimization. Based on finite-element and multibody dynamics technology, and through advanced analysis and optimization algorithms, OptiStruct helps designers and engineers rapidly develop innovative, lightweight and structurally efficient designs. OptiStruct is used by thousands of companies worldwide to analyze and optimize structures and mechanical systems for strength, durability, noise and vibrations, heat transfer, as well as impact.
The major items for the OptiStruct release are:
- Stabilization in Nonlinear Static Analysis
- Energy output for Small Displacement Nonlinear Analysis
- Contact pressure optimization response
- Gasket pressure optimization response
RADIOSS 2017.2.3 Release Notes:
- Version 2017.2.3 of RADIOSS fixes critical issues detected in 2017.2.2 release and includes some enhancements.
MotionSolve 2017.2.3 Release Notes:
MotionSolve is a state-of-the-art multibody solver available in HyperWorks. It has a complete set of modeling elements and powerful numerical methods to support a full set of analysis methods. The accuracy, speed and robustness of MotionSolve has been validated through extensive testing withcustomer models and test data. MotionSolve also offers unmatched compatibility with ADAMS/Solver input. In version 2017.2.3, MotionSolve brings enhancements and bug-fixes to the existing capabilities
HyperXtrude 2017.2.3 Release Notes:
Altair HyperXtrude is a suite of finite element solvers for simulating metal extrusion, polymer extrusion, metal rolling, friction stir welding, billet forging, and resin transfer molding processes. It has process specific features for each of these processes and supported with an easy use interface for setting up model data. In version 2017.2.3, HyperXtrude brings enhancements and bug-fixes to the existing capabilities.
Note: For the full list of new and improved features, please refer to the release notes located in the folder of your Altair HyperWorks Solvers 2017.2.3 or here
Product: Altair HyperWorks Solvers
Version: 2017.2.3 Hotfix Only
Supported Architectures: x64
Website Home Page : http://www.altair.com
System Requirements: PC
Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7even or newer
Software Prerequisites: Altair HyperWorks Solvers 2017.2
Size: 1.6 Gb