Battery FEA Analyst Intern
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
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- - Mechanical Engineering
- - Good understanding of basic engineering concepts, Strength of materials, Statics and Dynamics
- - Finite Element Analysis – Structural
- - User level skills related to pre-processors and solver (e.g. NX, Abaqus CAE, Abaqus Explicit.)
- - MS or PhD (preferred) student
In this internship, you will work on developing re-usable FEA simulation setups for various types of studies, including structural statics and dynamic solutions. Responsibilities: - Work with the design teams to understand simulation (FEA) requirements - Create re-usable simulation and material models, to target advanced studies including high-impact events, inter-layer behavior studies such as friction, bonding, cohesive zone modeling. - Define and conduct physical testing for generating data for calibration and validation of FEA model. - Improve FEA models by implementing standard methodologies and work with FEA vendors to fine-tune the simulations for improved efficiency and accuracy. - Generate plans for validation.
Education & Experience
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