SOLIDWORKS Simulation Nonlinear

Expand your Finite Element Analysis (FEA) capabilities into the nonlinear domain.
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS Simulation Essentials or experience with SOLIDWORKS and basic knowledge of finite elements and of basic mechanical principles

What You Will Learn

  • Introduction to Nonlinear Structural Analysis
  • Types of Nonlinearities
  • Numerical Procedures of Nonlinear FEA
  • Nonlinear Buckling
  • Geometric Nonlinear Analysis
  • Material Models and Constitutive Relations
  • Elasto-Plasticity
  • Hyperelasticity
  • Non-linear Elastic Behavior
  • 3D Nonlinear Contact
  • Report Generation