ANSYS POLYFLOW

ANSYS Polyflow software provides advanced fluid dynamics technology for companies in the polymer, glass, metals and cement processing industries.  This technology is used extensively to design and optimize processes such as extrusion, thermoforming, blow molding, glass forming, fiber drawing and concrete shaping.  For more than 25 years, design engineers have used ANSYS POLYFLOW software to minimize physical prototyping when manufacturing extrusion dies or to reduce thickness variation to improve the quality of thermoformed or blown products.

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Key Features


  • 2-D planar, 2.5-D planar (includes third velocity component), 2-D axisymmetric, 2-D axisymmetric with swirl, 3-D flows, 3-D shell element and 2-D membrane
  • Generalized Newtonian flow
  • Heat transfer built in
  • Free surface modeling
  • Inverse Die Design feature
  • Chemical mixing and reacting
  • Residual thermal stress calculations from cooling
  • Advanced contact mode

This is a very diverse product offering with outstanding breadth and depth, which makes it very difficult to describe in a series of web pages.  Please contact us and our experts can help you, based on what your needs are, discover which ANSYS, Inc. products best meet those needs.

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