2018 nCode User Group Meeting - Europe

18-19 September 2018

Roissy-en-France (Paris)

Thank you for attending our User Group Meeting!

HBM Prenscia invites you to attend the 2018 nCode User Group Meeting (UGM) - Europe. The event will take place in France on Tuesday, 18th September to Wednesday, 19th September 2018 at the Novotel Convention & Spa Roissy CDG, conveniently located next to the Charles De Gaulle Airport, Roissy-en-France.   

The 2018 nCode UGM will showcase HBM Prenscia's advanced technology for understanding product durability, analyzing measured data, and performing CAE-based fatigue analysis. Within the two-day agenda, users representing innovative companies are invited to share how the application of nCode software has empowered them to solve today's biggest engineering challenges. In addition, HBM Prenscia technical staff will share an in-depth look at new product features and best practices. 

Highlighted new products will include the revolutionary new WholeLife analysis method for combined crack initiation and crack growth in welded structures and also new capabilities for web based nCode analysis and process democratization using Aqira.  

Event Details


Technology Updates

HBM Prenscia will showcase the latest updates to its solutions for digital signal processing, acoustic and vibration analysis, predicting fatigue life from FEA, and democratizing engineering software. 

User Lead Presentations

Have the opportunity to listen to presentations by users representing innovative companies and a broad range of applications.


Have the opportunity to network and learn from other nCode users.

Two day agenda

Day 1 - 18th September

9:00 - Welcome

9:15 - New Features in nCode GlyphWorks and nCode VibeSys

9:45 - New Vibration Test Methodology with nCode Flows

10:15 - Break

10:45 - Modal Analysis and Correlation with nCode VibeSys

11:15 - Standardizing the Accelerated Vibration Testing Process with nCode

11:45 - Lunch

13:00 - Automotive Turbochargers Aero Acoustic Noise Source Characterization

13:30 - Web-based Analysis and Democratization with Aqira

14:15 - Break

14:45 - Correlating Virtual Fatigue Results with Test Failures

15:30 - The Connected Vehicle, an Asset for Analyzing Occupant Behavior and Vehicle Use

16:00 - Analysis of Connected Vehicle Data

16:20 - Close

17:00 - Customer Appreciation Happy Hour


Day 2 - 19th September

9:00 - Introduction

9:15 - New Capabilities for Predicting the Durability of Welded Structures

9:55 - WholeLife Weld Analysis for Improved Accuracy through Combined Crack Initiation and Growth

10:15 - Break

10:45 - Effect of the Spot Weld Finite Element Modelling on the Rupp Criteria Based Fatigue Damage

11:15 - Usage of nCode Products in Exhaust Systems Development at Bosal Emission Control System

11:45 - Lunch

13:00 - New Features in nCode DesignLife

13:15 - Simulation Workflow for Assessing the Durability of a Spiral Wound Coil, the Type Typically Used in an Engine Belt Tensioner

13:45 - Fatigue Analysis of Additive Manufactured Metals

14:05 - Materials Assurance and Characterization

14:35 - Break

15:05 - Using nCode to Predict the Lifetime Of Truck After Treatment System Components

15:35 - Analysis of Composite Materials for Improved Vehicle Performance and Reduced Weight

16:05 - Summary & Close