FEA Resources

 

 

 

SOLID WORKS SIMULATION / COSMOS White Papers

Simulating Drop Test in COSMOS

Using SolidWorks Simulation for simulating a drop test

Design to Prevent Fatigue

Fatigue analysis with SolidWorks Simulation

Going Mainstream Analysis

Using FEA as a design tool

Understanding Motion Simulation

Using SolidWorks Simulation andSolidWorks Motion

COSMOSWorks Optimization

Performing design optimization in SolidWorks Simulation

Thermal Analysis

Using SolidWorks Simulation for thermal analysis

Nonlinear Analysis

Using SolidWorks Simulation for nonlinear analysis

 

 

 

 

 

COSMOS Companion Papers

101_BotlConnectors.pdf  

Modeling connectors

102_Params_DesScenarios.pdf 

Design Scenarios and Parameters

103_MeshinCOnvergence.pdf 

Understanding COSMOS accuracy- mesh type and convergence

104_MaterialProperties.pdf   

Overview of material properties for FEA

105_Automated_Reports.pdf

Using COSMOSWorks reports

106_FailureAnalysisRefresher.pdf

 Evaluating static failure with design check plots

107_SolidWorks_CW.pdf

SolidWorks modeling for successful FEA (part1)

108_Contact.pdf  

Contact Analysis in COSMOSWorks

109_Pin_Connectors.pdf 

Modeling pin connectors

110_Intro_to_Nonlinear.pdf   

Introduction to Nonlinear Analysis in COSMOSWorks

111_SheetMetal.pdf 

Analyzing sheet metal parts and assemblies

112_Loads_Restraints_Part1.pdf

Tips and tricks for choosing loads and restraints

113_Motion_Loads.pdf   

Using COSMOSMotion Loads in COSMOSWorks

114_Analysis_of_Plastics.pdf  

Simulating plastic parts in FEA

115_SWforCW_Parts.pdf

SolidWorks modeling for successful FEA (part2)

116_Welds.pdf    

Analyzing welds and weldments in COSMOSWorks

117_COSMOSWorks_Fatigue.pdf 

Fatigue analysis in COSMOSWorks

118_Other_Connectors.pdf

Connectors in COSMOSWorks: springs, rigid, elastic support, spot welds, links

119_ThermalAnalysisinCOSMOSWOrks.pdf

Thermal analysis in COSMOSWorks

 

 

 

 

 

Software downloads

StressCheck 

 

Nastran FX

 

                       

Contact Info

Prof. Paul Kurowski

pkurowski@eng.uwo.ca

519 661 2111 ext 80125

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