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Tony Abbey is a consultant analyst with his own company, FETraining. He also works as training manager for NAFEMS, responsible for developing and implementing training classes, including e-learning classes. Send e-mail about this article to DE-Editors@deskeng.com.

Conduct Fatigue Analysis using FEA

Calculating structure fatigue and stresses through finite element analysis can help predict weak spots and other potential problems -- before manufacture.

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Dynamic Analysis

The major building block of any dynamic analyses is an understanding of the important resonant frequencies and corresponding mode shapes.

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FEA for Managers and Reviewers

Finite element analysis services are becoming more in demand--and more in supply. Heres how to determine your best choice in practitioner.

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Where is my 21st Century FEA Preprocessor?

While the software is much improved over the technology levels of 30, or even 10 years ago, it seems to have been stuck in a groove for a while--refining many concepts, but with no fundamental paradigm shift.

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An Optimization Overview

Optimization technology has advanced rapidly over the last decade, and engineers face a bewildering variety of tools and methods.

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Elements of Finite Element Analysis

Proper methods of meshing structures and models is key to accurate analysis.Thisis the first installment of a series exploring where real-world, hands-on FEAis headed.

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