CAE Grand Challenge

29 September 2020 - 30 September 2020
Germany, Hybrid (Hanau & Virtual)
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Egon Wiedekind
event.germany [at] (event[dot]germany[at]esi-group[dot]com)

Challenges in virtual vehicle development

The automotive CAE Grand Challenge 2020 goes Hybrid! Attendees can participate in the event on site in Hanau (Germany) or online.

This year ESI will showcase its flagship product ESI Virtual Performance Solution (VPS) — a unique solution to perform accurate virtual testing of your product before any physical prototype — during the CAE Grand Challenge in two-consecutive days:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

CAE General: Influence of Scatter on Simulation Results
12:30 - How Robust Solver and Modelling Techniques Can Help to Analyse Physical Scatter/Variabilities

Peter Ullrich, Dr. André Berger - Engineering System International GmbH; Thorsten Queckbörner - ESI Software GmbH

NVH: Accuracy of Acoustic Simulations
14:45 - Improving Accuracy on Both Low and High Frequency Methods
Willem van Hal - ESI Group; Dr. Oliver Goy - Engineering System International GmbH


Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Crash: Modeling of Wheels for the Small Overlap Test
10:20 - Efficient Modelling of Detailed Components for Small Overlap Using New Approaches
Jean-Christophe Allain - ESI Group et al.



Sponsoring & Booth

ESI will support this year's CAE Grand Challenge as gold sponsor and has a virtual booth via the conference app.


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Virtual Performance Solution

ESI’s flagship software is a unique solution allowing manufacturers to face emerging design challenges — including those related to lightweight, green and autonomous vehicles — while avoiding over-engineering. It enables design and simulation engineers to test rapidly their innovations on virtual prototypes, rather than real ones. Virtual Performance Solution (VPS) also offers a distinctive approach, allowing the virtual testing of product performance across multiple domains using a single core model.

Virtual Performance Solution originated from the first ever crash simulation software, PAM-CRASH, and was developed thanks to close collaboration between ESI and leading automotive OEMs. Learn more about Structural Crash, Occupant Safety, NVH & Interior Acoustics, Water Flow and other applications.