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Stress constraint for topology optimization

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video: Stress constraint for topology optimization

video: Stress constraint for topology optimization

Published on July 26, 2021


Key Software Capabilities

  • Topology optimization

By applying a stress constraint in Topology Optimization you can generate high-performance part geometry that complies with a predetermined stress threshold, avoiding stress concentrations while minimizing mass or maximizing stiffness.

In this nTop Live, Evan Pilz, Application Engineer at nTop, takes a closer look at the stress constraint for Topology Optimization. He walks you through a basic topology optimization workflow and explains how to reliably generate stress constrained optimization results and how to balance computational time with optimization accuracy.

Watch and learn how to:

  • Set up a workflow to perform stress constrained Topology Optimization in nTop
  • Avoid stress concentrations in topology optimization solutions
  • Balance computation time with optimization accuracy.

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Recreate the steps that Evan followed in this nTop Training. To download all the necessary files for this training, please see this link.