Optimize and validate your design before you build it with Autodesk Simulation software. By integrating mechanical, structural, fluid flow, thermal, and plastic injection molding simulation tools into your design process, you can improve quality, reduce costs, and speed time to market.

Autodesk Simulation Products

Autodesk Simulation

Infinite power. Infinite possibilities.

Autodesk Simulation provides:

  • Full scope flow, thermal, and stress analysis capabilities for predicting and optimizing your designs
  • Cloud integration offering unrivaled computing power
  • Intuitive CAD-driven interface built for mechanical engineers
  • The solution you need at a fraction the cost of traditional simulation tools

Learn more about Autodesk Simulation:

Using CAD-Driven Simulation to Validate and Optimize Your Product Designs On-demand Webcast

CIMdata Breaking Down the Barriers to Simulation Whitepaper

Simulation 2016 Portfolio Overview

Autodesk Simulation Mechanical

Autodesk Simulation Mechanical software provides fast, accurate, and flexible mechanical simulation tools to help predict performance, optimize designs, and validate product behavior before manufacturing—minimizing reliance on costly physical prototypes.

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Autodesk Nastran® In-CAD

Autodesk® Nastran® In-CAD software, a general-purpose finite element analysis (FEA) tool for engineers and analysts, offers a range of simulation powered by the Autodesk Nastran solver.

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Autodesk Simulation CFD

Autodesk Simulation CFD software (formerly known as CFdesign) provides fast, accurate, and flexible fluid flow and thermal simulation tools to help predict product performance, optimize designs, and validate product behavior before manufacturing.

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Autodesk Simulation DFM

Autodesk Simulation DFM software helps plastic product designers create digital prototypes for manufacturing processes. Simulation DFM works within your existing 3D CAD software with easy to understand indicators give you near real-time feedback regarding your design’s manufacturability, cost, and environmental impact.

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