"James, to answer your question, yes, the current version of Scan&Solve works only with single solids. Depending on your assumptions, it may be Ok to treat assembly as a single solid, but obviously it would only be a…"
"You are analyzing a very thin shell model using 3D elements in Scan&Solve. It is possible that your resolution is not high enough to deal with such a high size/thickness ratio, as explained in the documentation. But it is…"
"Good question. The answer is somewhat complicated, but a simplified version would look something like this. The two most time consuming steps in the solver is (1) assembly of the linear systems of equations, which involves…"
Intact Solutions, a spinoff from University of Wisconsin - Madison, is developing next generation tools for engineering modeling, analysis and simulation, such as Scan&Solve. This is a ground floor opportunities to join a rapidly growing…
Scan&Solve 2014 for Rhino has finally been released following the beta period that ended on June 18. If you are currently using Scan&Solve 2014 Beta, it will stop working on June 20th. To continue using Scan&Solve 2014, you need…
Pre-order now and save 20%-40%
To celebrate the release of Scan&Solve 2014 Beta, it will be available absolutely free to all Rhino users until June 18, 2014. During this period, you can upgrade your current 1.x license with 40% discount or you can…
"Version 1.X of Scan&Solve handles only singles solids. You would have to union the segments into a single solid before analysis (if this makes sense physically). Assembly analysis (multiple solids) is currently work in…"
"Marco, yes, we do, but everything seems to take longer than anticipated :-(
The current estimate is to release WIP version that handles multiple materials in the first quarter of 2014 -- but only after the official release…"