Abaqus CAE

A powerful standalone interface

User friendly environment for pre- and post-processing, simplification and advanced meshing

User friendly interface

A clear, powerful and user friendly interface named Abaqus CAE to model, set-up and interpret you simulations.

Complete functionality

Abaqus CAE includes modeling, analysis, job management, monitoring, and results visualization.

Advanced meshing

A powerful mesher for many types of mesh elements and mesh approaches that suite your application.

Customizable

Customize the graphical user interface and script common tasks with the use of Python scripting.

Abaqus CAE

 

Finite element modeling, analysis creation and results visualization

=

Geometry creation and import

Create, import, export and edit geometries.

=

Powerful assembly tools

Create assemblies, instance parts and meshes and merge and cut geometry.

=

Define properties

Apply many material models, use material calibration, apply sections, orientation application and define composites.
=

Define many analysis types

Apply many general, linear, and nonlinear analyses and set convenient output requests.

Download Abaqus Brochure
SIMULIA Abaqus CAE - Complete Abaqus Environment

Functionalities SIMULIA Abaqus CAE

Powerful features to set/up your simulations and interpret your results

Geometry creation and import

Abaqus CAE can create geometry from scratch, import existing geometry and edit and repair geometry.

=

Geometry creation and import

  • Solid features
  • Cut features
  • Shell features
  • Wire features
  • Mirror feature
  • Datum geometry
  • Partitioning tools
  • 2-D Sketcher
  • Sketch cleanup
  • Sketch import/export
  • Geometry Import/Export
  • CAD Associative Interfaces (add-on modules)
  • Geometry Edit Tools
SIMULIA Abaqus CAE - Geometry Creation and Import

Powerful assembly tools

Create and interact with assemblies and instances.

SIMULIA ABaqus CAE - Powerful Assembly Tools
=

Powerful assembly tools

  • Create linear & circular patterns
  • Translate rotate, replace and position parts within the assembly
  • Merge and cut geometric parts and orphan meshes
  • Create geometric sets containing edges, faces, skins and cells
  • Define multiple model displays, use selection tools, apply translucency and create view cuts
  • Apply colour coding to geometry and meshes

Define properties

Apply many types of material models

=

Define properties

• General
• Elasticity
• Electrical properties
• Mass diffusion
• Magnetic properties
• Plasticity
• Eletromagnetic properties
• Pore fluid properties
• Thermal properties
• Gasket
• Acoustic medium
• Damage initiation criteria and evolution
• Brittle cracking
• Equation of state (EOS) materials
• User materials
• Hyperelastic/viscoelastic material evaluation
• Anisotropic hyperelasticity

SIMULIA ABaqus CAE - Define Properties

Define many analysis types

multiple analyses for your different challenges

SIMULIA Abaqus CAE - Define many Analysis Types
=

Define many analysis types

General, Linear, and Nonlinear Analyses
• Static stress/displacement analysis
• Viscoelastic/viscoplastic response
• Dynamic stress/displacement analysis
• Heat transfer analysis (transient and steady-state)
• Mass diffusion analysis (transient and steady-state)
• Direct cyclic > Low-cycle fatigue
• Acoustic analysis
• Coupled problems > Thermo-mechanical > Thermo-electrical > Piezoelectric > Coupled thermal-electricalstructural > Pore fluid flow-mechanical > Thermo-mechanical mass diffusion > Shock and acoustic structural
• Cosimulation > Abaqus/Standard to Abaqus/Explicit > Abaqus/CFD to Abaqus/Standard or Abaqus/Explicit > Fluid structure interaction (FSI) > Conjugate heat transfer
• Flow analysis > Laminar and turbulent

Linear Perturbation Analyses
• Static stress/displacement analysis > Linear static stress/displacement analysis > Eigenvalue buckling estimates
• Dynamic stress/displacement analysis > Natural frequency extraction > Complex eigenvalue extraction > Transient response via modal superposition > Steady-state response to harmonic loading > Response spectrum analysis > Random response analysis
• Substructure Generation
• Electromagnetic, time harmonic

Demo video Abaqus CAE

The fe-safe Demo gives an overview of the fe-safe graphical user interface and fatique analysis examples based on Abaqus results.

Watch the Abacus CAE demo video
SIMULIA abaqus cae demo video

Can you perform realistic simulations yourself?

Join one of our FREE workshops and discover how easy it is to perform realistic FEA to solve your complex engineering challenges.