File Import for CATIA® V5

Import CATIA® V5 Files into COMSOL Multiphysics® with File Import for CATIA® V5

File Import for CATIA V5

A CATIA® V5 geometry of a car door is imported into the COMSOL Desktop®.

Bring Together CAD Design and Simulation

To provide the highest quality data translation for your CATIA® V5 files, use the File Import for CATIA® V5 add-on that is available for the CAD Import Module, Design Module, LiveLink™ for AutoCAD®, LiveLink™ for Inventor®, LiveLink™ for PTC® Creo® Parametric™, LiveLink™ for PTC® Pro/ENGINEER®, LiveLink™ for Revit®, LiveLink™ for Solid Edge®, and LiveLink™ for SOLIDWORKS®

To save valuable time during simulation set-up, you can use the Create Selections option for the file import to automatically configure selections based on the structure of the .CATProduct file. Using this will allow you to assign material properties to domains that automatically derive their names from the names of the components in the imported file.

File Import for CATIA® V5

Product Features

  • Import part and assembly files from CATIA® V5 for analysis with COMSOL Multiphysics®
  • Create selections based on assembly structure to use in subsequent geometry operations and for model setup

Supported File Types

File Format Extension Version Import Export
CATIA® V5 .CATPart, .CATProduct R8-2021 Yes No

The File Import for CATIA® V5 add-on to the CAD Import Module, Design Module, and LiveLink™ products for CAD is available for Windows® 7, Windows® 8.1, and Windows® 10.

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