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Modeling & Simulating a Simple Wilkinson Power Divider in Altair FEKO
Modeling & Simulating a Simple Wilkinson Power Divider in Altair FEKO
February 02, 2023

Microstrip transmission lines are more cost effective to manufacture than traditional waveguide technology, but that doe...

Using PollEX for DFM and PCB Design Verification
Using PollEX for DFM and PCB Design Verification
January 30, 2023

As technology evolves, more and more products are being manufactured with printed circuit boards (PCB). One of the bigge...

5 Features of Altair Inspire Motion You Don't Know About
5 Features of Altair Inspire Motion You Don't Know About
January 27, 2023

Altair Inspire Motion, built inside the Altair Inspire interface, allows users to simulate the dynamic behavior of mecha...

Optimization of Steering Arm for Sprint Car
Optimization of Steering Arm for Sprint Car
January 20, 2023

Living in Knoxville, Iowa I find myself spending my Saturday nights during the Summer watching winged sprint cars at Kno...

Optimizing Gravity Casting with Altair Inspire Cast: A Guide
Optimizing Gravity Casting with Altair Inspire Cast: A Guide
January 13, 2023

Gravity casting is one of the most popular methods for producing complex shaped metal parts and simulating the process u...

Creating Lattice Structures with Altair Sulis
Creating Lattice Structures with Altair Sulis
January 10, 2023

Altair Sulis, formerly Gen3D, was acquired by Altair last year to bolster the Design for Additive Manufacturing (DFAM) p...

Topology Optimization 101: Intro to Altair
Topology Optimization 101: Intro to Altair
January 04, 2023

By now, most users know that topology optimization is a powerful design method that involves finding the optimal layout ...

Using Altair Compose to get Free Food
Using Altair Compose to get Free Food
December 29, 2022

I am always looking for applications for the wide variety of Altair tools in my everyday life. One such application I fo...

Simulating Home Alone Traps with Altair SimSolid
Simulating Home Alone Traps with Altair SimSolid
December 22, 2022

As an 80s baby I grew up watching the holiday movie, Home Alone, almost every single Christmas season. I have continued ...

Answering Commonly Asked Altair HyperWorks Questions
Answering Commonly Asked Altair HyperWorks Questions
December 14, 2022

How much does Altair HyperWorks cost, is there a HyperWorks price list and can you explain the Altair Licensing Model? A...