3D Product Design Software Solutions

Ansys 3D design tools enable engineering teams to significantly boost productivity, spur innovation and speed time to market. 3D design software allows your team to make smarter, faster decisions by reducing product development costs and improving workflows. Ansys enables you to build market-leading products while accounting for real-world behaviors with less prototyping.

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Engineering Speed

Ansys 3D product design tools offer an intuitive, tremendously fast user experience that's built for design engineering workflows. Teams can innovate more designs in less time, provide rapid design exploration and deliver detailed insight into real-world product performance. Live physics simulation and accurate high-fidelity simulation come together in a single easy-to-use interface, letting engineers easily evaluate feedback on design changes.

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Ansys Discovery Prep Models
Prep models for any type of simulation and make easy edits to accelerate workflows.
Ansys Discovery Fluids
Computation fluid dynamics delivers accurate insights into product performance.


Ansys Discovery

Ansys Discovery Reveals Critical Insights Early in the Design Process

By combining interactive modeling and multiple simulation capabilities in a first-of-its-kind product, Discovery allows you to answer critical design questions earlier in the design process. This upfront approach to simulation saves time and effort on prototyping as you explore multiple design concepts in real time with no need to wait for simulation results.

  • Easy-to-use interface
  • High-fidelity simulation powered by Ansys solvers
  • Embedded multiphysics simulation
  • First-of-its-kind live physics simulation

Ansys SpaceClaim

SpaceClaim offers lightweight 3D modeling for fast, simple answers

Ansys SpaceClaim is the perfect modeling solution for engineers who want access to 3D answers but don’t have the time or inclination to learn complex traditional CAD systems. It provides you with tools to accelerate geometry preparation and get to simulation sooner while eliminating delays between design teams.

  • Edit, repair and create any geometry
  • Leverage scan data to reverse engineer new parts
  • STL prep for 3D printing
  • De-feature CAD models, extract fluid domains or simplify models for simulation
  • Prepare models for manufacturing steps and maximize machining time
  • Create, import, or repair sheet metal designs


Structural Modal Analysis

Structural & Modal Analysis

The near-instant simulation results that appear during the Ansys Discovery simulation process encourage interactive testing of design ideas.
Fluid Flow

Fluid Analysis

Embrace the speed of Ansys Discovery to discover meaningful flow, then pair with the embedded Fluent solver without switching your workflow.
Topology Optimization

Topology Optimization

A first-ever interactive topology optimization tool found in Ansys Discovery uncovers design solutions without making you wait , a solution that's about more than just speed.
Thermal Fluids

Thermal-Fluid Analysis

Real-time modeling and data within your 3D model via Ansys Discovery gives temperature distribution data as you change models, tweak input characteristics or switch out materials.
Concept Modeling

Design and Concept Modeling

Create parts, assemblies and drawings. Open, repair and edit any CAD file. SpaceClaim's direct modeling technology is faster, easier and more flexible than any other 3D modeling tool.
Simplify CAD models for simulation

Model Prep for Simulation

Simplify models in minutes instead of hours. Quickly modify, optimize and parameterize any CAD file to reduce mesh complexity and speed up simulation solve time.