Chapter 21: Usage in ANSYS

Accessing Autodyn

The Autodyn application is available in the Component Systems section of the Workbench Toolbox.

Use this application to access the full functionality of the Autodyn product. Please refer to the online Workbench documentation for an explanation of the Autodyn system components and supported operations.

The structural FE components of the Autodyn solver can also be accessed using the Mechanical Explicit Dynamics system located in the Analysis Systems section of the Workbench Toolbox. Please refer to Explicit Dynamics Analysis in the ANSYS Mechanical User's Guide for further details.

Steps to Using Autodyn

There are three different approaches to using Autodyn within Workbench:

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