From University Research Project to International Success How Two Young Guys Captured the Simulation Market Through Their Expertise in Tribology It’s a grassroots story that deserves respect. Today TriboForm is known in the simulation world as an additional module for…

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Maturing isn’t only for good wine. It also creates software that delivers the latest trends. It is our belief at AutoForm that the understanding of bringing forming related fabrication processes into virtualization goes hand in hand with providing the customer…

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During the past 20 years, stamping simulation has brought tremendous change to the way stamping processes are defined and validated, stamping tools are designed and built, and stampings are produced. Without state-of-the-art simulation tools, today’s complex stampings using high-tech sheet…

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In Finite Element Analysis, it is common to treat the metal restraint due to draw beads as numerical factors applied along a curve or set of curves. The use of these factors makes defining boundary conditions simple and computationally effective….

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Hemming feasibility

We had the honor to be selected as the computer simulation partner for a recent Auto/Steel Partnership (A/SP) study that considered the feasibility of using higher strength and advanced high-strength steels to achieve weight reductions of hemmed closure panels: project…

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A colleague shared this story with me: At a demo of AutoForm-CostEstimatorplus, he performed a live tool cost estimate using two similar parts planned for production with similar processes at the same plant. The cost estimate for the first part…

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