Class Schedule

Registration Form    (Schedule Updated 11/13/2018) 

Classes generally start at 9 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. Some classes are half-day on the last day, ending about noon.

January 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Jan 22-25 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 R. Chivukula
Jan 28 Mon CA Discrete Elements in LS-DYNA® 1 H. Teng

February 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Feb 11-12 Mon-Tues MI Airbag Folding 2 R. Chivukula
Feb 13-14 Wed-Thurs MI Airbag Modeling in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Nair
Feb 20 Wed MI Introduction to LS-PrePost 1 P. Ho, Q. Yan
Feb 25 Mon MI Overview of Contacts in LS-DYNA® 1 S. Bala
Feb 26 Tues MI Material Characterization for Metals, Polymers and Foams 1 S. Bala
Feb 04-06 Mon-Wed CA ALE, Eulerian & Fluid-Structure Interaction in LS-DYNA® 3 M. Souli
Feb 07- 08 Thurs-Fri CA Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) in LS-DYNA® 2 M. Souli

 March 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Mar 05-08 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 H. Devaraj
Mar 14-15 Thurs-Fri MI Occupant Simulation 2 H. Devaraj
Mar 20-21 Mon-Tues MI Implicit Analysis using LS-DYNA ® 2 N. Karajan
Mar 25 Mon MI EM : Eddy Current Applications 1 I. Caldichoury
Mar 26 Tues MI EM : Battery modelling,  spot welding and
resistive heating applications. 
1 I. Caldichoury
Mar 27-28 Wed-Thurs MI Introduction to ICFD 2 I. Caldichoury
Mar 19-22 Tues-Fri CA

Introduction to LS-DYNA® 

4 A. Tabiei
Mar 27-28 Wed-Thurs CA Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Mar 29 Fri CA Introduction to LS-TaSC 1 I. Gandikota

April 2019

Date   Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Apr 03 Wed   MI Introduction to LS-TaSC 1 I. Gandikota
Apr 04-5 Thurs-Fri MI Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Apr 08-10 Mon-Wed MI NVH, Fatigue and Frequency Domain Analysis with LS-DYNA® 3 Y. Huang
Apr 25 Thurs MI CAE for Non -  CAE Engineers 1 N. Karajan
Apr 01-02 Mon-Tues CA Advanced LS-PrePost® 2 A. Nair
Apr 03-04 Wed-Thurs CA  AdvancedLS-DYNA®  2 S. Bala
Apr 10-11 Wed-Thurs CA Comprehensive ALE & Structured-ALE Modeling Methods & Applications 2 I. Do, H. Chen
Apr 29-May 01 Mon-Wed CA Introduction to Particle Methods in LS-DYNA® 3 Ren,Teng,Wu,Xu
             

May 2019

Date   Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
May 07   Thurs   MI Nonlinear Implicit Analysis 1 N. Karajan
May 14-17 Tues- Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 B. Aminjikarai
May 29-30 Wed-Thurs MI Comprehensive ALE & Structured-ALE Modeling Methods & Applications 2 I. Do, H. Chen
May 02-03 Thurs-Fri CA Fracture, Failure & Damage in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 08-09 Wed-Thurs CA Rubber, Foam, Viscoelastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 13-14 Mon-Tues CA Plasticity,Plastics & Viscoplastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 15-16 Wed-Thurs CA Composite Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 20- 21 Mon-Tues CA User Defined Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
             

June 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
June 05   Wed MI  Airbag Particle Method Modeling (APM) 1 A. Gromer
June 18-21 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 S. Adya
June 10-11 Mon-Tues CA Blast using LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
June 12-13 Wed-Thurs CA Penetration in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei

July 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
July 09-10 Tues-Wed MI SPG and Peridynamics for Material Failure Analysis 2 Y. Wu, J. Xu
July 11-12 Thurs-Fri MI Introduction to Metal Forming 2 Q. Yan, L. Zhang
July 17-18 Wed-Thurs MI Contact Modeling in LS-DYNA® 2 N. Karajan
July 23-26 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 A. Nair
July 29-30 Mon-Tues MI  Advanced LS-PrePost®  2 A. Nair
July 31-Aug 01 Wed-Thurs MI  Advanced LS-DYNA®  2 S. Bala
July 17 Wed CA Introduction to LS-PrePost® 1 P. Ho, Q. Yan
             

August 2019

Date   Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Aug 07-08 Wed-Thurs MI Rubber, Foam, Viscoelastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 12-13 Mon-Tues MI Plasticity,Plastics & Viscoplastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 14-15 Wed-Thurs MI Composite Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 19-20 Mon-Tues MI Fracture, Failure, and Damage in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 26-27 Mon-Tues MI Introduction to Passive Safety 2 A. Gromer
Aug 12-14 Mon-Wed CA ALE, Eulerian & Fluid-Structure Interaction in   LS-DYNA® 3 M. Souli
Aug 15-16 Thurs-Fri CA Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) in LS-DYNA® 2 M. Souli
Aug 26-29 Mon-Thurs CA Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 A. Nair
               

September 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Sept 05-06 Thurs-Fri MI SPH & SPG Methods for Fluid and Solid Applications 2 J. Xu, Y. Wu
Sept 10-13 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 H. Devaraj
Sept 24   Tues MI Discrete Elements in LS-DYNA® 1 H. Teng
Sept 09-13 Tues-Fri CA Crashworthiness in LS-DYNA® (4 days)
+ Optional workshop (1/2 day)
4.5 Dubois/Bala
Sept 16   Mon CA Overview of Contacts in LS-DYNA® 1 S. Bala
Sept 17   Tues CA Material Characterization for Metals, Polymers and Foams 1 S. Bala
             

October 2019

Date                                        Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Oct 08-09 Tues-Wed MI Airbag Folding 2 R. Chivukula
Oct 10-11 Thurs-Fri MI Airbag Modeling in LS-DYNA 2 A. Nair
Oct 14-15 Mon-Tues MI Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Oct 16-18 Wed-Fri MI Advanced LS-OPT: Deterministic & Probalistic Optimization 3 A. Basudhar
Oct 24-25 Thurs-Fri MI Occupant Simulation 2 H. Devaraj
Oct 29-Nov 01 Tues-Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 S. Adya
Oct 07-09 Mon-Wed CA NVH, Fatigue and Frequency Domain Analysis with LS-DYNA 3 Y. Huang
Oct 21   Mon CA EM : Eddy Current Applications 1 I. Caldichoury
Oct 22   Tues   CA EM : Battery modelling,  spot welding and
resistive heating applications. 
1 I. Caldichoury
Oct 23-24 Wed-Fri CA Introduction to ICFD 2 I. Caldichoury
Oct 30-31 Wed-Thurs CA Comprehensive ALE & Structured-ALE Modeling Methods & Applications 2 I. Do/H. Chen

November 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Nov 06 Wed MI Introduction to LS-PrePost® 1 P. Ho, Q. Yan
Nov 11-15 Mon- Fri MI Crashworthiness in LS-DYNA® (4 days)
+ Optional workshop (1/2 day)
4.5 Dubois/Bala
Nov 05-08 Tues-Fri CA Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 B. Aminjikarai
             

December 2019

Date Location Coures Title Days  Instructor(s)
Dec 10-13 Mon-Fr MI Introduction to LS-DYNA®  4 R. Chivukula
Dec 12-13 Thurs-Fri CA Metal Forming Training using LS-PrePost®  & LS-DYNA®
 
2 Li Zhang/ X. Zhu