Course Description

ANSYS Mechanical (WB) Structural

Duration: 5 days

Dates offered and location:

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This 5-day training course includes topics in the ANSYS DesignModeler, the ANSYS Mechanical (Workbench) Introductory topics as well as some ANSYS Mechanical (WB) Structural Nonlinearities topics.

Course Description:

Day 1
  • Introduction to ANSYS
  • Introduction to Workbench
  • Introduction to DesignModeler (DM)
  • DM: Planes and Sketches
  • DM: Modeling
  • DM: Geometry Cleanup & Concept Modeling
  • DM: CAD Connections and Parameterization
Day 2
  • Introduction to ANSYS Mechanical
  • Mechanical Basics
  • General Preprocessing
  • Meshing in Mechanical
  • Static Structural Analysis
Day 3
  • Vibration Analysis
  • Thermal Analysis
  • Results and Postprocessing
  • CAD & Parameters
  • Joints, Beams and Springs
  • Rigid Bodies
Day 4
  • Constraint Equations
  • Nonlinear Overview
  • General Nonlinear Procedures
  • Multistep Analysis
  • Introduction to Contact
Day 5
  • Interface Treatments
  • Bolt Pretension
  • Metal Plasticity
  • Nonlinear Diagnostics
Each course chapter is followed by "hands-on" workshops and exercises.