LMS International's Software Solutions Aid Powertrain Design (Z034)

LMS INTERNATIONAL'S SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS AID POWERTRAIN DESIGN
Coming to SAE 2009 in Detroit, April 20 to 23, Diesel France booth 631

Chicago, March 19, 2009 (word count: 383)

High-resolution images are available on request.

LMS provides a unique combination of 1-D and 3-D simulation solutions that are made to match diesel powertrain challenges. The unparalleled software suite, including Virtual.Lab Motion, Acoustics and Durability solutions, together with Imagine.Lab Internal Combustion Engine, Fluids Systems, Powertrain Transmission and Vehicle Thermal Management solutions, help to design the best powertrain architectures that reduce CO2 emissions and economize fuel while maintaining sound quality, reliability and driving comfort. LMS simulation solutions make it possible to study powertrain systems from sub-systems and components to the global engine architecture.

Cranktrain, Valvetrain, Timing Chain:
Simulate complex dynamic engine performance and accurately predict internal loads for determining fatigue life, vibrations and engine radiated noise
Analyze mechanical and thermal fatigue
Predict noise radiated throughout a full engine run-up and gain insight into noise problem causes in general.
Study any kind of advanced hydraulic valvetrain architecture, from variable valve timing and cam phasing to electro-hydraulic variable valve actuation (EHVT) systems.

Fuel injection:
Design HP and LP injection components and systems (pump, rails, injectors) to seamlessly predict injection flow rates and shapes, pressure losses, and assess thermal constraints.
Assess acoustics and durability issues caused by HP injection systems.

Engine Thermal Management:
Rapidly study influence of new heat management strategies and engine architectures on warm-up, fuel consumption and pollutant emissions
Assess the overall energy balance of an engine by considering thermal interactions between the lubrication and cooling systems, the thermal engine, the combustion chamber and the intake and exhaust pipes.

After-treatment and exhaust systems:
Explore and optimize innovating architectures for engine emissions (urea injection system, interactions and cross influences between the engine and its environment (injection system, exhaust, combustion chamber, cooling system)
Simulate shell radiation of mufflers
Perform durability seam weld analysis
Predict the propagation or attenuation of noise in ducts for exhausts or intake systems.

Gearbox and Driveline:
Study the global behavior of the entire powertrain architecture, from low to high frequencies (> 40 Hz), by accessing to driveline, engine and transmission models and components, and focusing on comfort, performance, losses and NVH issues with Imagine.Lab Powertrain Transmission solutions.
Determine gear loads & contact, fatigue analysis for breakage at the base
Determine vibro-acoustic response and fatigue of transmission housing

Controls integration:
Easily link Imagine.Lab AMESim plant model with control system models thanks to various interfaces (Simulink, National Instruments…) and real-time libraries

For more information, please contact:

LMS NORTH AMERICA
Nicolas Orand
Business Development Director
5755 New King St.
Troy, MI 48098
Tel: (248) 502-2220
Fax: (248) 952-1610
Cell: (734) 846-0193
E-mail: Email Contact
Web: www.lmsintl.com

or:

FRENCH TECHNOLOGY PRESS OFFICE
205 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3740
Chicago, IL 60601
Fax: (312) 327-5261
E-mail: Email Contact


Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article
CST Webinar Series

True Circuits:

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
Retail Therapy: Jump starting Black Friday
Peggy AycinenaIP Showcase
by Peggy Aycinena
REUSE 2016: Addressing the Four Freedoms
More Editorial  
Jobs
Manager, Field Applications Engineering for Real Intent at Sunnyvale, CA
FAE FIELD APPLICATIONS SAN DIEGO for EDA Careers at San Diego, CA
ACCOUNT MANAGER MUNICH GERMANY EU for EDA Careers at MUNICH, Germany
Development Engineer-WEB SKILLS +++ for EDA Careers at North Valley, CA
AE-APPS SUPPORT/TMM for EDA Careers at San Jose-SOCAL-AZ, CA
Principal Circuit Design Engineer for Rambus at Sunnyvale, CA
Upcoming Events
Zuken Innovation World 2017, April 24 - 26, 2017, Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa in Hilton Head Island, SC at Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa Hilton Head Island NC - Apr 24 - 26, 2017
DownStream: Solutions for Post Processing PCB Designs
Verific: SystemVerilog & VHDL Parsers



Internet Business Systems © 2016 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy