ALinks for MCAD Option

ALinks for MCAD facilitates the transfer of 3D 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