ALinks for MCAD Option

ALinks for MCAD facilitates the transfer of 3-D geometry from mechanical CAD (MCAD) packages into ANSYS HFSS, ANSYS Q3D Extractor and ANSYS Maxwell, where electromagnetic field simulation can be performed.

Geometry Formats

  • ANSYS Mechanical
  • AutoCAD® (dxf and dwg)
  • CATIA V4/V5
  • Siemens PLM NX
  • Parasolid
  • Pro/ENGINEER
  • STEP
  • IGES
  • ACIS

ALinks for MCAD

 

High-Performance Meshing

  • Fault-tolerant meshing algorithms
  • Mesh-generation feedback
    • GUI performs validation and integrity checks
    • Software identifies artifacts within imported geometry
  • Mesh-based model resolution