NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings

NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings

Scott Anderson
Contributing Editor

What the Roman Empire Has to Do With Product Lifecycle Management (We’re Not Kidding)

Although you might think of product lifecycle management only in the context of a software package, that’s only half of it, as CIMdata’s Peter Bilello explains.
#Siemens #GeneralMotors

VinFast and Digital Speed

When you’re talking about a 21-month development from design to production, you’re talking about blistering speed. And that’s what a startup has accomplished.
#Cadillac #BMW #Magna

Lightening Up Through Topology Optimization

Products can be lighter and better through the application of topology optimization. However, they might look somewhat different. . .
#Ferrari #HarleyDavidson #ZF

Figuring Out Aspects of Computational Fluid Dynamics

Analysis of CFD: analysis of analysis? These researchers have developed the way by which exact parameters describing how disturbance dissipates in the flow and determined requirement that empirical turbulence models must satisfy.

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Keeping Passengers Comfortable with Simulation

The use of digital modeling tools can facilitate the development of comfortable cabins for vehicles

Seven Cool Tools

Increase operational productivity with these new developments

Figuring Out Aspects of CFD

Analysis of CFD: analysis of analysis?

BASF, Toda Kogyo in Talks to Expand Cathode Battery Partnership to N. America

German chemical giant BASF SE and Toda Kogyo Corp. say they have begun negotiations to combine their cathode active materials (CAM) businesses for lithium-ion batteries in North America.
#tech #BASF

New Garmin Dash Cam Adds Driver Alerts

Garmin International Inc.'s latest Dash Cam video recorder includes alerts that warn drivers of potential collisions when they are approaching another vehicle rapidly or following too closely.

2015 Mustang Revealed?

Renderings purporting to be of the 2015 Ford Mustang are based on spy photos and CAD images of the actual sport coupe, according to Web site
#Ford #HP

Waymo and CAE

In its effort to transform mobility, Waymo is racking up lots of miles—most of them simulated.
#Peterbilt #engineer #Waymo

The Fourth Dimension in Additive Manufacturing

A new software suite for 3D printing analyzes, repairs, and prepares 3D models using the native file formats of a variety of CAD systems, saving the conversion to STL for last.
#Siemens #Autodesk

How Would William Gibson Design a Car?

Using virtual reality to design cars is not a new thing. But using “mixed” reality—and even wearing a VR headset while driving—goes to another place, entirely—physically and metaphysically.
#oem #Volvo

Ford’s Global 3D Model

Gravity Sketch is a 3D virtual reality tool that allows designers to go directly to 3D modeling, with gestures taking the place of a stylus and tablet. Ford designers find the Co-Creation feature particularly useful, as this allows designers in studios around the world to be able to interact with the “same” 3D model.
#Ford #oem

Artificial Intelligence Advances into Production

Adopting new technology in design and manufacturing is usually a series of baby steps. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are no different.
#Microsoft #Siemens

Scanning at la Sarthe

3D scanning system keeps competitors honest.
#quality #racing