Stress and Strain

Written by Guillermo Giraldo on October 23, 2017

Discovering the power of web-based finite element analysis software through a case study. Simulation performed with SimScale,...

Written by Guillermo Giraldo on June 23, 2017

Pipeline flexibility analysis is one of the most common applications of structural engineering. Pipes are used for transporting...

Written by Ajay Harish on April 24, 2017

FEM software users often wonder how stress and strain are calculated, and how these quantities are related to the nodes. Which...

Written by Ajay Harish on April 19, 2017

The idea of von Mises stress was first proposed by Maksymilian Huber in 1904. However, it only received real attention in 1913...

Written by Guillermo Giraldo on April 4, 2017

The RTG Crane (Rubber Tyred Gantry Crane, pictured in Figure 1) is a fundamental piece of equipment in any cargo port company....

Written by Radu Crahmaliuc on February 7, 2017

Piping design is essential for a wide range of applications, from oil and gas extraction and transportation to refineries, power...

Written by Enrique Martín López on December 5, 2016

In motorsport, it’s necessary to optimize every component of the car. This includes the core parts (e.g., the engine), the...

Written by Surya Batchu on May 31, 2016

Three Aircraft Cabin Structures Certification Methods In this post, we will discuss the three main methods and how they differ...

Written by Radu Crahmaliuc on February 12, 2016

In architecture and construction, there are a number of technical and standard criteria that should be taken into consideration:...

Written by Anna Flessner on October 6, 2015

The worst situation any parent could imagine is the loss of a child. Every year in Europe alone, 400 children die as a result of...

Written by David Heiny on April 10, 2015

The SimScale team is constantly working on enhancing the simulation capabilities of the SimScale simulation platform to meet...

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