Altair HyperWorks™

The Most Comprehensive, Open-architecture Simulation Platform.

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Solutions for Every Stage of Product Development

Altair HyperWorks offers solutions for all engineers ‐ from model-based systems design and early geometry ideation, to detailed multiphysics simulation and optimization. HyperWorks enables simulation driven design, with the physics-based design solutions to deliver the complex products your customers demand.

Optimization and Physics Workflows

Industry Leading Optimization and Physics Workflows

Altair has been the industry leader for generative design software for over two decades. HyperWorks optimizes structures, mechanisms, composites and additive manufactured parts. Regardless of how your product is produced, HyperWorks can enhance creativity by proposing designs that are as manufacturable as they are efficient and innovative.

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Shared User Experience

Your designers, engineers and CAE specialists can now work within a single intuitive and consistent user-experience. Each release of the HyperWorks platform provides more tools that deliver class-leading workflows employing this same user-interface.

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Tools for Both Experts and Part-time Analysts

The suite’s broad workflow implementations enable design engineers and part-time analysts to drive more of your product design with optimization. Simulation experts can draw upon the advanced features of HyperWorks including multiphysics simulations of interacting structural, mechanical, thermal, electromagnetic and fluid behavior.

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Altair HyperMesh

High-fidelity Finite Element Modeling

High-performance finite element pre-processor to prepare largest models, starting from import of CAD geometry to exporting an analysis run for various disciplines.

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Altair OptiStruct

Optimization-enabled Structural Analysis

Industry proven, modern structural analysis solver for linear and non-linear structural problems under static and dynamic loadings. The market-leading solution for structural design and optimization.

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Altair SimLab

Multiphysics Workflows with CAD Associativity

Process-oriented multidisciplinary simulation environment to accurately analyze the performance of complex assemblies.

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Altair SimSolid

Structural Analysis for Rapid Design Iterations

Eliminates geometry simplification and meshing, the two most time-consuming and expertise-extensive tasks done in traditional FEA, enabling the analysis of fully-featured CAD assemblies in minutes without meshing.

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Altair Feko

Electromagnetic Simulation Software

Altair Feko is an electromagnetic analysis software suite allowing users to solve a range of electromagnetic problems in realistic operating environments.

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Altair Flux

Electromagnetic, Electric, and Thermal Analysis

Flux is a finite element software application used for electromagnetic and thermal physics simulations, both in 2D and 3D.

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Altair Acusolve

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Solver

Leading general-purpose Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) solver that is capable of solving the most demanding industrial and scientific applications. Robust and scalable solver technology empowers users by providing unparalleled accuracy.

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Altair Automated Reporting Director

Enterprise reports, definition, auto-creation and publishing

Altair Automated Reporting Director (ARD) empowers engineers by removing the non-value add tasks associated with the mechanics of report generation.

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Altair Activate

Enabling product creators, system simulation and control engineers to model, simulate and optimize multi-disciplinary systems.

Altair Activate model-based development enables product creators, system simulation and control engineers to model, simulate and optimize hybrid systems.

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Altair Compose

A high level, matrix-based language and a unified programming environment for all types of math.

General purpose numerical computing environment that allows customers to easily develop and perform custom mathematical operations on various types of data, including data associated with CAE pre- and post-processing.

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Altair Embed

A highly visual environment for model based development of embedded systems.

A proven tool for developing embedded systems, by automatically generating code from block diagram models and transferring to popular controller hardware.

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Altair Inspire Cast

A complete casting simulation in 5 easy steps through a highly intuitive user experience, catering to beginners and experts alike.

Complete casting simulation in 5 easy steps through a highly intuitive user experience, catering to beginners and experts alike.

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Altair Inspire

Enables architects, design engineers, and product designers examine structurally efficient concepts with ease.

Inspire allows design engineers, product designers and architects to generate and investigate structurally efficient concepts quickly and easily. Inspire embeds Altair’s OptiStruct algorithms bringing topology optimization to a broader audience.

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Altair Inspire Extrude Metal

Easily enhance and optimize the metal extrusion process to improve both quality and productivity.

An easy-to-learn tool that enables simulation to be used by any engineer or designer to increase their understanding of how profile features and process variables interact for any particular metal alloy.

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Altair Inspire Extrude Polymer

Enhance and optimize the polymer extrusion process to improve both quality and productivity.

Simulation based environment designed to help polymer extrusion companies meet the ever increasing demands to produce complex profiles with tight tolerances, quality surface finishes and high strength properties at reduced cost.

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Altair Inspire Form

Simulation software dedicated to sheet metal forming. With this software, users can design better products while considering early formability, material utilization, and cost.

Fully integrated solution for enhanced sheet metal forming product feasibility, detailed process analysis and virtual try-out.

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