NEWPORT BEACH, CA, Sep 8, 2016 – e-Xstream engineering, an MSC Software company announced that Digimat, the multi-scale material modeling platform, was selected as a finalist for the R&D 100 Award 2016. e-Xstream engineering developed Digimat Virtual Allowable (VA), – a breakthrough software solution using advanced technology, embedded in a vertical solution – to boost the usage of lightweight material in the transportation area to drive down fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
“We’ve been developing Digimat to become synonymous for innovation in material engineering. After winning the JEC and CAMX awards in 2014 and 2015, we’re very proud to be selected as a finalist for the R&D 100. Winning this award will provide us with the recognition for more than 13 years of Digimat development.” says Dr Roger Assaker, CEO of e-Xstream engineering and chief material strategist of MSC Software.
This R&D 100 Award recognizes the top 100 technologically significant products introduced in the past year. The Finalists were selected by an independent panel of more than 70 judges. This year’s Finalists represent many of industry’s leading organizations and national laboratories, as well as many newcomers to the R&D 100 Awards. They are often referred to as the “Oscars of Invention.”
About the R&D 100 Awards
Since 1963, the R&D 100 Awards have identified revolutionary technologies newly introduced to the market. Widely recognized as the “Oscars of Invention,” the R&D 100 Awards identify and celebrate the top technology products of the year. Past winners have included sophisticated testing equipment, innovative new materials, chemistry breakthroughs, biomedical products, consumer items, and high-energy physics spanning industry, academia, and government-sponsored research.
About e-Xstream engineering
Founded in 2003, e-Xstream engineering, an MSC Software Company is a software and engineering services company 100% focused on the multi-scale modelling of composite materials and structures. The company helps customers, material suppliers, and material users across many industries. They aim to reduce the cost and time needed to engineer innovative materials and products using Digimat, the nonlinear multi-scale material and structure modelling platform. Since September 2012, e-Xstream engineering is a subsidiary of MSC Software Corporation.
About MSC Software
MSC Software is one of the ten original software companies and a global leader in helping product manufacturers to advance their engineering methods with simulation software and services. As a trusted partner, MSC Software helps companies improve quality, save time, and reduce costs associated with design and test of manufactured products. Academic institutions, researchers, and students employ MSC’s technology to expand individual knowledge as well as expand the horizon of simulation. MSC Software employs 1,200 professionals in 20 countries.
For additional information about MSC Software’s products and services, please visit www.mscsoftware.com.