This course covers the basics to perform crashworthiness analysis with Abaqus. You will learn to apply general contact, understand element selection for crash simulation, manage material models used in crash simulation and apply multiple mechanisms for damage and failure modelling.

About this course


3 days

Course Objective:

This course is the ideal way to obtain a working knowledge of how to use Abaqus for crashworthiness analysis.

The course covers the following topics:

  • Abaqus fundamentals and input syntax
  • General “automatic” contact modeling
  • Element selection for crash
  • Constraints and connections modeling
  • Material models used in crash simulation
  • Multiple mechanism damage and failure modeling

Who Should Attend?

New and experienced users of Abaqus who will perform structural crashworthiness or occupant safety simulations.

Upcoming sessions

Location: Online
Date: Available on request

What’s included?

An experienced, specialist trainer
Years of industry experience
Dedicated training facilities
Personal attendance certificate
Lunch & refreshments
Efficient learning, maximum results

How Does it Work?


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