Tips & Tricks

Here you will find articles on how to solve specific issues related to ESI's software solutions. Missing ESI products will be added progressively. Each article has a short abstract which is accessible to everyone. As logged users you can see the full article with all attached screenshots, and you can post comments related to each article.

e-café #9 : Maillage des pièces d’épaisseur fine dans ProCAST™
Découvrez comment optimiser le maillage volumique à l’aide de la fonction Number of Layer in Thin Regions
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
2

e-café #8 - Customiser ses paramètres de simulations dans ProCAST™
Créez votre propre liste de paramètres customisés lors de la définition des Simulations parameters
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
8

e-Café #6 - Prédiction des points chauds dans les moules en sable avec ProCAST™
Visualisez les points chauds dans le moule à l’aide de la fonction BurnOn de ProCAST™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
3

e-café #5- Pilotage du refroidissement par thermocouple à l’aide de ProCAST™ et QuikCAST™
Pilotage du refroidissement par thermocouple à l’aide de ProCAST™ et QuikCAST™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
14

e-café #2- Prédiction de la localisation des inclusions de sable à l’aide de ProCAST™
Prédiction de la localisation des inclusions de sable à l’aide de ProCAST™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
9

e-café #1- Détermination de la courbe de déplacement du piston à l’aide de ProCAST™
Détermination de la courbe de déplacement du piston à l’aide de ProCAST™
Mathieu Moerckel
Casting
8

Process optimization: the future of numerical simulation software
Optimization is becoming a very popular word. However, what does it mean and what does it involve? The goal of this e-tip is to give some keys about optimization concepts and its use in process optimization. In a first stage, we will describe the type of optimization...
Vaclav Kunes
Casting
549

Casting simulation: from prototype to performance
Passenger safety in cars, planes and other transportation vehicles is an ethical obligation, a legal issue and a technological challenge. Simulation is a well implemented tool in order to test the behaviour of a car body during crash. The models, including rapid...
Vaclav Kunes
Casting
493

Parallel processing
“To pull a bigger wagon, it is easier to add more horses than to grow a gigantic horse.” This paraphrased quotation nicely expresses the basic concept of parallel processing. The speed of sequential computers has been doubling every eighteen months, according to Moore’...
Bohuš Ulrych
Casting
465

Critical issues in modelling investment casting
Reduce part development lead-times by a better knowledge of process and an early confi rmation of metallurgical capabilities is one of the main topics for investment casting technology. Numerical simulation is one of the major tools which can be used to face this goal...
Vaclav Kunes
Casting
484