Application Brief: High-Fidelity Aircraft Stress Analysis in Support of DaDT
Read our application brief on the analytical capabilities in StressCheck Professional for supporting the aviation, aerospace, and defense industries in solving the most challenging structural analysis problems.
StressCheck was designed to support verification and validation procedures to enable the practice of Simulation Governance by encapsulating complexity, improving productivity, and ensuring reliability for the expert simulation analyst as well as the non-FEA expert DaDT engineer.
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“At DST Group, we have effectively used StressCheck® over the last 10 years to determine accurate stress intensity factors. The results have been used to improve our residual strength and structural life estimates for aircraft in service with the Royal Australian Airforce, including C-130, P-3C and F/A-18 A/B. We have found it to be extremely easy to use and a very versatile code with which to create parametric models.
We have recently used StressCheck® to obtain improved stress intensity factor solutions (Improved stress intensity factors for selected configurations in cracked plates and Improved stress intensity factors for a single corner crack at a loaded fastener hole) for five key generic configurations. These transferable parametric results have been published externally. One specific example is the non-linear contact analysis of a cracked, filled fastener hole, with both fastener and remote plate loading.”
Dr. Manfred Heller, HeadStructural & Damage Mechanics, DST Group