ABAQUS: The finite element solver

Linear and nonlinear analysis

Implicit and explicit solver

Pre and post-processor

Accurate FEA results

Abaqus: nonlinear finite element

Abaqus is the finite element analysis software of Dassault Systemes SIMULIA. The software suite delivers accurate, robust, high-performance solutions for challenging nonlinear problems, large-scale linear dynamics applications, and routine design simulations.

Main capabilities

Linear and nonlinear analysis

Large deformations and contact simulations

Wide range of different analysis types

Scripting and GUI customization features

Wide range of nonlinear material possibilities


Abaqus/CAE Pre-and Post-processor

Abaqus/CAE enables users to leverage the complete range of Abaqus analysis functionality, such as acoustics, connectors, damage, fracture, and failure. Familiar Abaqus concepts such as steps, interactions, sections, and materials make the user interface highly intuitive.

Abaqus/Cae capabilities





Advanced Materials


Booundary Conditions

Abaqus/Standard Implict solver

Abaqus/Standard is the general-purpose finite element solver that employs an implicit integration scheme, Abaqus/Standard employs a solution technology ideal for static and low-speed dynamic events where highly accurate stress solutions are critically important.

Abaqus/Standard capabilities

Static stress/displacement

Dynamic stress/displacement

Steady-state transport



Coupled pore fluid flow and stress

Mass diffusion

Acoustic and shock problems

Abaqus/Explicit Explicit solver

Abaqus/Explicit is the general-purpose finite element program that employs explicit integration scheme to solve highly nonlinear systems with many complex contacts under transient loads.

Abaqus/Explicit capabilities

Dynamic stress/displacement

Brief transient dynamic events

Severely nonlinear behavior

Coupled Eulerian-Lagrangian (CEL)

Quasi-static forming events

Discrete element

Eulerian analysis

Smoothed particle hydrodynamics (SPH)

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Webinar – Introduction to Abaqus – nonlinear Finite Element Analysis

9 September, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

  4RealSim welcomes you to a free webinar Introduction to Abaqus, the nonlinear Finite Element Analysis solver. This webinar outlines the benefits of Abaqus and gives the participants a first view to the product portfolio. Nonlinear finite element simulations with Abaqus Nonlinear finite element simulations…

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Webinar – Introduction to VCollab: automatic FEA report generation

23 September, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Companies has invested tremendous resources to automate the manual tasks of Finite Element pre-processing, but report generation remains a manual process. The VCollab solution suite makes it possible to move from manual powerpoint reports to automatic fully 3D interactive reports. Sharing simulation results with colleagues,…

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Webtraining – Introduction to Abaqus Scripting with Python

14 October, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

During this webtraining, the 4RealSim customers will be introduced to Abaqus Scripting with Python. Abaqus scripting with Python Abaqus makes extensive use of Python; a powerful, object-oriented scripting language that is used widely by organizations throughout the world. Python has been embedded within the Abaqus…

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Webtraining – How to install free fortran compiler with Abaqus

28 October, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

During this webtraining, the 4RealSim customers will be demonstrated how to install the free Intel one API and couple it with Abaqus. User-subroutines in Abaqus Abaqus has a multitude of built-in features available for FE analyses, but it is possible for users to extend the…

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Webinar – Simulating impact and metal forming simulations with Abaqus/Explicit

18 November, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

4RealSim welcomes you to attend a free introduction to Abaqus/Explicit webinar. Explicit simulations with Abaqus Simulations like rubber bumpers, wire crimping, crash modules, metal forming, roll-down of stents, airbag deployment, wiper blades, impact can be challenging with implicit solvers. In such case it can be…

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Webinar – Computer Simulations (FEA, CFD) for Life Sciences and Medical devices

9 December, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

4RealSim welcomes you to attend our webinar How to benefit from computer simulations for life sciences and medical devices. Computer modelling and simulation Computer Modeling and Simulating (CM&S) has the potential to accelerate the long and challenging development process of medical devices and to move…

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