The All Things ANSYS Podcast

Episode 051: New 3D Design Capabilities in ANSYS 2019 R3 - Discovery Live, AIM, & SpaceClaim

November 18, 2019

In this episode, your host and Co-Founder of PADT, Eric Miller is joined by PADT's Specialist Mechanical Engineer/Lead Trainer Joe Woodward, Senior CFD Engineer Tom Chadwick, Application Engineer Robert McCathren and Simulation Support Manager Ted Harris, for a discussion on what's new regarding 3D design capabilities in ANSYS 2019 R3. This discussion covers updates and our teams favorite components in the latest versions of Discovery Live, AIM, & SpaceClaim, including specifics such as:

- Mass flow outlets
- Transient studies with time varying inputs
- Structural beam support
- Linear buckling support
- Physics-aware meshing improvements
- Mesh failure localization and visualization improvements
- And much more

If you would like to learn more about what this release is capable of, check out our webinar on the topic here:

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