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Objective/Potential applications
Convergent numerical algorithms predicting forming process of model parts with a maximum deviation of 5-10% integrated in ABAQUS and PAM-STAMP. Prediction of wall thickness distribution and surface effects (wrinkles, tears). Application in automotive and consumers articles industry.

Manufacturer of metal sheet parts of above mentioned industries and toolmakers.

Main Innovations
Simulation of deep drawing process with a pulsating blankholder force.

Analysis of market
Automotive, kitchen appliances, consumer goods (part development - make-ability studies; tooling and process design).

Potential barriers
When reaching the project targets no barriers should limit the exploitation

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