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(Schedule Updated April 5, 2018)

January 2019 (no classes scheduled)

February 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
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   Tu   MI Material Characterization for Metals, Polymers, and Foams 1 S. Bala

March 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Mar 5 Mar 8 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 H. Devaraj
Mar 20 Mar 21 Wed Th MI Implicit Analysis using LS-DYNA® 2 N. Karajan
Mar 26   Tu   MI EM: Battery Modeling, Spot Welding, and Resistive Heating Applications 1 I. Caldichoury
Mar 27 Mar 28 Wed Th CA Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Mar 29   Fri   CA Introduction to LS-TaSC 1 I. Gandikota

April 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Apr 3   Wed   MI Introduction to LS-TaSC 1 I. Gandikota
Apr 4 Apr 5 Th Fri MI Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Apr 8 Apr 10 Mon Wed MI NVH, Fatigue, and Frequency Domain Analysis with LS-DYNA® 3 Y. Huang
Apr 25   Th   MI CAE for Non-CAE Engineers 1 N. Karajan
Apr 29 May 1 Mon Wed CA Introduction to Particle Methods in LS-DYNA® 3 B. Ren, Y.Wu,
H. Teng, J. Xu

May 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
May 2 May 3 Th Fri CA Fracture, Failure, and Damage in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 7   Th   MI Nonlinear Implicit Analysis 1 N. Karajan
May 8 May 9 Wed Th CA Rubber, Foam, and Viscoelastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 13 May 14 Mon Tu CA Plasticity, Plastics, and Viscoplastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 14 May 17 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 B. Aminjikarai
May 15 May 16 Wed Th CA Composite Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 20 May 21 Mon Tu CA User Defined Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
May 29 May 30 Wed Th MI Comprehensive ALE and Structured-ALE Modeling Methods and Applications 2 I. Do, H. Chen

June 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Jun 5   Wed   MI Airbag Particle Method (APM) Modeling 1 A. Gromer
Jun 10 Jun 11 Mon Tu CA Blast using LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Jun 12 Jun 13 Wed Th CA Penetration in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Jun 18 Jun 21 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 S. Adya

July 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Jul 9 Jul 10 Tu Wed MI SPG and Peridynamics for Material Failure Analysis 2 Y. Wu, J. Xu
Jul 11 Jul 12 Th Fri MI Introduction to Metal Forming 2 Q. Yan, L. Zhang
Jul 17   Wed   CA Introduction to LS-PrePost 1 P. Ho, Q. Yan
Jul 17 Jul 18 Wed Th MI Contact Modeling in LS-DYNA® 2 N. Karajan
Jul 23 Jul 26 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 A. Nair
Jul 29 Jul 30 Mon Tu MI Advanced LS-PrePost 2 A. Nair
Jul 31 Aug 1 Wed Th MI Advanced LS-DYNA® 2 S. Bala

August 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Aug 7 Aug 8 Wed Th MI Rubber, Foam, and Viscoelastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 12 Aug 13 Mon Tu MI Plasticity, Plastics, and Viscoplastic Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 12 Aug 14 Mon Wed CA ALE, Eulerian, and Fluid-Structure Interaction in LS-DYNA® 3 M. Souli
Aug 14 Aug 15 Wed Th MI Composite Materials in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 15 Aug 16 Th Fri CA Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) in LS-DYNA® 2 M. Souli
Aug 19 Aug 20 Mon Tu MI Fracture, Failure, and Damage in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Tabiei
Aug 26 Aug 27 Mon Tu MI Introduction to Passive Safety 2 A. Gromer
Aug 26 Aug 29 Mon Th CA Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 A. Nair

September 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Sep 5 Sep 6 Th Fri MI SPH and SPG Methods for Fluid and Solid Applications 2 J. Xu, Y. Wu
Sep 9 Sep 13 Mon Fri CA Crashworthiness in LS-DYNA® (This class is 4 days of instruction; the fifth day is a half day optional workshop.) 4 + 0.5 P. DuBois, S. Bala
Sep 10 Sep 13 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 H. Devaraj
Sep 16   Mon   CA Overview of Contacts in LS-DYNA® 1 S. Bala
Sep 24   Tu   MI Discrete Elements in LS-DYNA® 1 H. Teng
Sep 26 Sep 27 Th Fri MI Occupant Simulation 2 H. Devaraj

October 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Oct 7 Oct 9 Mon Wed CA NVH, Fatigue, and Frequency Domain Analysis with LS-DYNA® 3 Y. Huang
Oct 8 Oct 9 Tu Wed MI Airbag Folding 2 R. Chivukula
Oct 10 Oct 11 Th Fri MI Airbag Modeling in LS-DYNA® 2 A. Nair
Oct 14 Oct 15 Mon Tu MI Introduction to LS-OPT 2 I. Gandikota
Oct 16 Oct 18 Wed Fri MI Advanced LS-OPT: Deterministic and Probabilistic Optimization 3 A. Basudhar
Oct 21   Mon   CA EM: Eddy Current Applications 1 I. Caldichoury
Oct 22   Tu   CA EM: Battery Modeling, Spot Welding, and Resistive Heating Applications 1 I. Caldichoury
Oct 23 Oct 24 Wed Fri CA Introduction to ICFD 2 I. Caldichoury
Oct 29 Nov 1 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 S. Adya
Oct 30 Oct 31 Wed Th CA Comprehensive ALE and Structure-ALE Modeling Methods and Applications 2 I. Do, H. Chen

November 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Nov 5 Nov 8 Tu Fri CA Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 B. Aminjikarai
Nov 6   Wed   MI Introduction to LS-PrePost 1 P. Ho, Q. Yan
Nov 11 Nov 15 Mon Fri MI Crashworthiness in LS-DYNA (This class is 4 days of instruction; the fifth day is a half day optional workshop.) 4 + 0.5 P. Du Bois, S. Bala

December 2019

Date Location Course Title Days  Instructor(s)
Dec 10 Dec 13 Tu Fri MI Introduction to LS-DYNA® 4 R. Chivukula
Dec 12 Dec 13 Th Fri CA Metal Forming using LS-PrePost and LS-DYNA® 2 L. Zhang, X. Zhu