Publications

VMAP will publish technical and marketing information. The publications on this page may be downloaded and used but the VMAP project must always be referenced within any presentation and/or publication (see our legal restrictions).

Project leaflets:

2020 Project congress leaflet
A final leaflet has been published and will be distributed at many conferences and meetings. This briefly provides endorsements and information on project deliverables and use cases.

2019 Project congress leaflet
A second leaflet has been published and will be distributed at many conferences and meetings. This briefly provides endorsements and information on project deliverables and use cases.

2018 Project announcement leaflet
A first leaflet was published and distributed at many conferences and meetings. This briefly describes the project and provides contact details.

Articles:

Modelling &Simulation: A vision of the state of play
ITEA Vice-chairman Philippe Letellier et al.
Web article   Download pdf version
ITEA magazine, March 2020

Neuer Software-Standard für höhere Effizienz bei der Produktentwicklung
Simcon, 06.03.2020
Web article
PLASTVERARBEITER

Software-Standard soll Effizienz bei der Produktentwicklung steigern
Simcon, 29 Jan 2020
Web article
K-ZEITUNG online

VMAP: A new Interface Standard for Integrated Virtual Material Modelling in Manufacturing Industry
Gino Duffett (NAFEMS)
NAFEMS Benchmark magazine, April 2018.
FULL MAGAZINE AVAILABLE

Technical publications:

“Fast processing and continuous simulation of automotive structural composite components”
Henning F, Kärger L, Dörr D, Schirmaier FJ, Seuffert J, Bernath A.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Vehicle System Technology (FAST), Lightweight Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany,
Composites Science and Technology 171: 261-279, 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2018.12.007

NWC19 VMAP Conference Proceedings:

The NWC19 VMAP Conference Proceedings includes 15 abstracts and extended abstracts of presentations at the NAFEMS World Congress 2019 held in Quebec City, Candad on 17-20 June 2019. It includes the following VMAP project conributions:
“Coupling Process Analysis Results to Structural Simulation: Ongoing Research on Mapping and Homogenization Algorithoms”
C. Liebold, T. Usta, A. Haufe (DYNAmore, GER)
“Lessons Learned from Developing a Digital Prototype Within the ARENA2036 Environment and Improvements with the New VMAP Standard”  FULL PAPER AVAILABLE
C. Liebold, A. Haufe (DYNAmore, GER) M. Vinot, M. Holzapfel (DLR Stuttgart / German Aerospace Center, GER) J. Dittmann, P. Böhler (IFB – University of Stuttgart, GER), F. Fritz, H. Finckh (DITF – Deutsches Institute für Textil und Faserforschung, GER)
“Mapping Made Easy:How the New VMAP Interface Standard can be Utilized Towards Smooth Preprocessing” FULL PAPER AVAILABLE
A. Fassas, G. Mokios (BETA CAE Systems, GRE)
“From Manufacturing to Performance Analysis for Composite Structures – Efficient Data Handling and Exchange” FULL PAPER AVAILABLE
S. Müller (ESI Group, GER) T. Bergmann (AUDI, GER)
“The VMAP Material Data Interface Standard  – A New Approach to Unify Information Transfer in Virtual Manufacturing Workflows”
P. Gulati (Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing –SCAI, GER)
“Material Data Transfer in Virtual Engineering Workflows: Application of the VMAP Standard in a Neutral Mapper Tool”
A. Oeckerath, P. Gulati, K. Wolf (Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing – SCAI, GER)
“The ITEA VMAP Project – Industrial Demands and Software Standards for a Unified Material Data Interface”
Klaus Wolf, Priyanka Gulati, Andre Oeckerath (Fraunhofer SCAI, GER)
“Interface Challenges and Solution Approaches with Regard to the New VMAP Standard in a Continuous CAE-Chain for the Holistic Manufacturing Simulation of High Performance Composites”
Constantin Kraußa, Dominik Dörrab, Julian Seufferta, Alexander Bernatha, Siegfried Galkina, Luise Kärgera . a Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Vehicle System Technology (FAST),  Part Institute of Lightweight Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany. b SIMUTENCE GmbH, Karlsruhe; Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute of Vehicle System Technology-Lightweight Design, Karlsruhe
“ITEA VMAP Project Use Case: Composites in Aerospace”
A. Floyd, D. van Ee, A. Poursartip (Convergent Manufacturing Technologies Inc., CAN)
“The ITEA VMAP Project: How the Simulation Workflow of Blow Moulded Plastic Parts Benefits from the VMAP Interface Standard”
P. Michels, O. Bruch (Dr. Reinold Hagen Stiftung, GER)
“Prediction of Warpage by Combining Plastic Flow and Structural Simulations”
M. Groen (Philips Health Tech, NLD)