LSTC Barrier Models

LSTC offers several Offset Deformable Barrier (ODB) and Movable Deformable Barrier (MDB) models:

  • ODB modeled with shell elements
  • ODB modeled with solid elements
  • ODB modeled with a combination of shell and solid elements
  • MDB according to FMVSS 214 modeled with shell elements
  • MDB according to FMVSS 214 modeled with solid elements
  • MDB according to ECE R-95 modeled with shell elements
  • AE-MDB modeled with shell elements
  • IIHS MDB modeled with shell elements
  • IIHS MDB modeled with solid elements
  • RCAR bumper barrier
  • RMDB modeled with shell and solid elements

LSTC ODB and MDB models are developed to correlate to several tests provided by our customers. These tests are proprietary data and are not currently available to the public.

All current models can be obtained through our webpage in the LSTC Models download section or through your LS-DYNA distributor.

To submit questions, suggestions, or feedback about LSTC's models, please send an e-mail to: atds@lstc.com. Also, please contact us if you would like to help improve these models by sharing test data.

Barriers