The trajectory of technological development is almost completely defined by the quality of tools used. The word “tool” is used here to primarily emphasize the functional value of a device (or software), same as musical instruments are tools for expressing sound and brush and easel are tools for expressing colour.
CAD software is used to create a 3D prototype of a design which helps in visualizing the final product that is to be made. ceadvscad The purpose of CAD is to create 2D or 3D graphical representations of physical objects. CAD is also used to create part design, assembly design and to create drawings for manufacturing and to take it to CAM.
Computer-aided engineering (CAE) is the broad usage of computer software to aid in engineering analysis tasks. It includes Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Multibody dynamics (MBD), and Optimization. Read More