Through its work with a variety of large automotive product development organizations, ETA has frequently seen its clients need to reduce cost and mass, while improving quality and performance. Composite materials and multi-materials are fundamental in addressing the light-weighting challenge that ETA’s clients face. The future of component design in the automotive industry is moving towards advanced materials and manufacturing processes where accurate simulation tools are paramount.
GENOA is a durability & damage tolerance software that provides engineers with predictive computational technology to conduct multi-scale progressive failure analysis of composite materials and structures. MCQ is a material modeling tool that allows engineers to characterize composites materials, optimize material layouts and evaluate the effect of manufacturing defects. With its easy-to-use graphical interface, it helps to facilitate material qualification, modeling, and design analysis of continuous & discontinuous fiber polymer matrix composites, ceramic matrix composites and metal matrix composites.
“AlphaSTAR is looking forward to a mutually rewarding partnership with ETA as we expand our reach into key regions and leading industries” said Kay Matin, President of AlphaSTAR. “Through this reseller agreement, we will work closely with ETA to present our solutions and assist customers and partners in adopting the technology. ETA’s expertise in light-weighting within the automotive industry coupled with AlphaSTAR’s excellence in the field of composites make us ready to dive into a market that has an ever growing need for advanced material analysis.”
“ETA is very pleased to extend our relationship with AlphaSTAR through this reseller agreement,” said ETA’s President and CEO, Abraham Keisoglou. “We have a strong commitment to being an innovation leader in the development and implementation of cutting-edge product development tools and techniques. Therefore, we are eager to provide OEMs and suppliers in the auto industry an accurate software solution for designs with composite materials and structures. We expect that our customers will be able to reap the benefits of what AlphaSTAR has to offer.”