Summary and Info
The exercises in the ANSYS Workbench Tutorial (Release 10) introduce the reader to effective engineering problem solving through the use of this powerful modeling, simulation and optimization tool. Topics that are covered include solid modeling, stress analysis, conduction/convection heat transfer, thermal stress, vibration and buckling. It is designed for practicing and student engineers alike and is suitable for use with an organized course of instruction or for self-study. CONTENTS: INTRODUCTION Overview The Process The Tutorials The ANSYS Workbench Interface Summary 1 – SOLID MODELING FUNDAMENTALS Overview Introduction Tutorial 1A – Extrusion Tutorial 1B – Revolution Tutorial 1C – Sweep Sketching Summary Problems 2 – PLACED FEATURES, ASSEMBLY Overview Introduction Tutorial 2A – Adding A Hole to the Extrusion Tutorial 2B – Adding a Round to the Extrusion Tutorial 2C – Adding a Chamfer to the Extrusion Tutorial 2D – Patterns Tutorial 2E – Clevis Assembly Tutorial 2F – Alternate Solid Modeler Summary Problems 3 – MODELING TECHNIQUES Overview Introduction Tutorial 3A – Parameters Other CAD Systems Surface And Line Models Tutorial 3B – Planar Surface Models Tutorial 3C – 3D Surface Models Tutorial 3D – Line Models Summary Problems 4 – SIMULATION I Overview Introduction Tutorial 4A – Plate with Central Circular Hole Tutorial 4B – Plate with Central Square Hole Summary Problems 5 - SIMULATION II Overview Introduction Tutorial 5A – Cylindrical Pressure Vessel Tutorial 5B – Bracket Tutorial 5C – Clevis Assembly Summary Problems 6 – WIZARDS & TOOLS Overview Introduction Tutorial 6A – Static Loadings – Ductile Materials Tutorial 6B – Static Loadings – Brittle Materials Tutorial 6C – Fatigue Loadings – Ductile Materials SummaryProblems 7 – HEAT TRANSFER & THERMAL STRESS Overview Introduction Heat Transfer Tutorial 7A – Temperature Distribution in a Cylinder Thermal Stress I Tutorial 7B – Uniform Temperature Change Thermal Stress II Tutorial 7C – Thermal Stress in a Cylinder Summary Problems 8 – SURFACE & LINE MODELS Overview Introduction Tutorial 8A – Sheet with Circular Hole – Plane Stress Tutorial 8B – Pressure Vessel Tutorial 8C – Bracket Tutorial 8D – Line-Body Model Summary Problems 9 – NATURAL FREQUENCIES & BUCKLING LOADS Overview Introduction Tutorial 9A – Simply Supported Beam Frequencies Tutorial 9B – Natural Frequencies of a Chime Tutorial 9C – Natural Frequencies of an Assembly Buckling Loads Tutorial 9D – Fixed-Free Column (Flagpole) Tutorial 9E – Buckling of a Pinned-Pinned Column Tutorial 9F – Buckling of a Built-Up Structure Summary Problems ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Kent L. Lawrence is Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington where he has served as Graduate Advisor, Chair of the Department, and supervised the graduate work of over one hundred masters and PhD students. He is a Life Fellow of ASME, the author of the book ANSYS Tutorial, SDC Publications, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and coauthor with Robert L. Woods of the text Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Systems, Prentice-Hall, 1997.