MSC Nastran

Multidisciplinary Structural Analysis

MSC's flagship product. In a field where unreliable results can cost enormous amounts of money, MSC Nastran has been proving its accuracy and efficiency for more than 40 years. As it continually evolves, it accumulates the advantages of the latest techniques and algorithms, and therefore remains the best finite element analysis system in the world.

World leaders in advanced mechanical engineering are using MSC Nastran as a versatile finite element system for modeling and design optimization. The highest level of functionality, reliability and performance has kept the MSC Nastran system at the forefront of the world for more than 40 years. MSC Nastran is used to develop the most advanced aviation, automotive, aerospace, high-tech devices and structures in other technical fields. Versatility and versatility, combined with high computational efficiency and open software architecture, allow engineers to perform complex, comprehensive, multidisciplinary design calculations in a single environment.

MSC Nastran provides a complete set of calculations, including calculation of stress-strain state, safety margins, natural frequencies and vibration shapes, stability analysis, investigation of steady and unsteady dynamic processes, solution of problems of heat transfer, acoustic phenomena, nonlinear static and nonlinear transient processes, analysis of complex contact interaction, calculation of critical frequencies and vibrations of rotor machines, analysis of frequency characteristics under influence of random loads and pulse broadband

MSC Nastran Advantages

Software allows to develop a new or inspect and check existing design of different parts and systems. 

  • Multidisciplinary Structural Analysis  
  • Structural Assembly Modeling 
  • Automated Structural Optimization 
  • High Perfomance Computing 
  • Customer Service

MSC Nastran is based on proven finite element technology and robust numerical methods. As a result of years of optimization and testing on a variety of problems, MSC Nastran delivers the highest computational speed.

MSC Nastran allows the simulation of a wide range of materials, both isotropic and anisotropic, linear and non-linear, that may be strain dependent, temperature dependent, strain rate dependent, etc. MSC Nastran widely uses beams, shells, volume finite elements, as well as special elements for modeling point and seam welding, bolted and riveted joints, “rigid” elements of various types (kinematic links between the nodes of the calculation model), interpolating links and much more.

MSC Nastran SOL 600 is essentially a Marc solver “built in” to MSC Nastran. The advantage of using SOL 600 is that you can access the effective tools of the Marc solver while working within the structured MSC Nastran interface, which is familiar to a huge number of users. MSC Nastran solutions using SOL 600 run efficiently on multi-processor computer clusters.

MSC Nastran SOL 400 is a further development of the MSC Nastran solver in terms of enhancing the efficiency and accuracy of solving static and dynamic problems, improving the algorithms for 3D contact interactions between the parts of the calculation model, introducing new algorithms for thermal problem solving (algorithms used in the Sinda software package), expanding the capabilities for solving multidisciplinary problems by combining different types of analysis (e.g. thermal calculation – static – dynamic) into a single calculation case for a comprehensive investigation

The MSC Nastran software package includes the SOL 700 solution sequence, which combines the capabilities of the well-known LS-DYNA and Dytran solvers and is designed mainly for modeling high-speed loading of products, including their large deformations and destruction (for example, collisions of various objects, technological processes like stamping, forging etc.), and dynamic interaction of a product and a gas or liquid medium (for example, interaction of an airbag and a dummy in a car collision etc.). SOL 700 uses a highly efficient explicit integration scheme to solve nonlinear problems. By integrating LS-DYNA and Dytran solvers into MSC Nastran, the time required to prepare a computational model is reduced and the accuracy of multidisciplinary analysis is improved.

The computational performance of MSC Nastran is optimized to handle large and ultra-large problems, as well as complex, related types of multidisciplinary analysis, in line with current trends in virtual modeling technology and customer requirements.

You can request a trial version of the full software package for testing. The trial is followed with a technical demonstration aimed on software abilities and focused on your design and manufacturing purposes.

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