Introduction to Automation using ANSYS Workbench and Python

Introduction to Automation using ANSYS Workbench and Python

  • Pre-requisites : For Mechanical, Aerospace & Automotive Engineers
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A Quick Overview

Automation using ANSYS Workbench & Python is an Advanced course which helps you to automate designs using Workbench & Python tools


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1 Introduction to ANSYS

  • General introduction about ANSYS
  • Type of simulations
  • Why automation
  • What to automate
  • How to automate
  • Install ANSYS
  • Build the ANSYS Model
  • How to setup model in ANSYS

2 Introduction to python

  • General introduction
  • Variables
  • Comments
  • Data types used in python
  • Strings
  • List
  • Tuple
  • Dictionary
  • If, Elif, else
  • For loops
  • While loops
  • Functions
  • Lambda functions
  • Modules and packages
  • Python File I/O

3 Introduction to ANSYS ACT

  • ACT
  • Extension
  • Wizard
  • Installation
  • Access
  • How to build an extension

4 Introduction to ACT API

  • Body renaming
  • Parts details access
  • Material assignment
  • Coordinate system
  • Point mass
  • Creating named selections
  • Contacts
  • Mesh
  • Loads and boundary condition’s

5App build

  • Results,Images,text Views
  • Analysis settings
Example of App building in ANSYS mechanical

To perform the specific application, just using an XML file, and explanation about the structure of apps
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6Wizard build

Example of Wizard building, with structure explanation, extracting data from an external source to apply loads and boundary conditions and to carry out all process from beginning

Projects Overview



To automate ANSYS mechanical setup, from assigning materials to extracting results, with help of ANSYS wizard

Prepare a wizard


Prepare a wizard for selecting faces/bodies/edges according to required constraints like selecting faces of area equal or more than user given area. Selecting faces/bodies having the same size. Which help to improve the productivity of the user.

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  • Students in Mechanical, Aerospace or Automotive engineering
  • Freshers looking to gain project experience on Workbench & Python


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  • Access Duration : 2 months
  • Mode of Delivery : Online
  • Project Portfolio : Available
  • Certification : Available
  • Email Support : Available
  • Forum Support : Available

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  • Access Duration : Lifetime
  • Mode of Delivery : Online
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  • Individual Video Support : 12/month
  • Group Video Support : 12/month
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Frequently Asked Questions

1Who are the instructors and what is the learning process?

Our instructors are industry experts working in Fortune 500 companies. We partner with them to deliver the lectures online. You will be given access to recorded content and assignments each week.

2Are there any prerequisites for this course?

You should be pursuing or have graduated with a B.E/B.Tech in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering.

3What kind of support I can expect? What if I have doubts?

Our support system is amazing!. You can read our reviews on Google to see this. We focus on one-on-one support which no one else does. We will communicate with you through videoconferencing, WhatsApp messages/calls, individual online sessions and also in person. Doubts and queries are addressed by a dedicated support engineer who is assigned to you to walk you through your problem areas and clarify any queries that you may have.

4How is this different from what I learnt in college?

Our courses are crafted after consultation with industry experts. This gives you the opportunity to apply what you have learned only as theory and work on projects that will give you a leg up in your career aspirations - be it an MS admit, a new job or growth within your organization. This course will help you bridge the gap between academia and industry and get you market-ready.

5What advantages will I gain by taking this course?

You will have an edge over your peers by working extensively on industry-relevant projects, practice on tools and software that will set you apart and help you in getting ahead of the competition. Our course will strengthen your portfolio to get better grants and scholarship opportunities for MS Admits, explore options in Research & Development, and land that much-coveted job in top core companies. 

6Will the softwares be provided?

For ANSYS Workbench, you can use the student version & for Python, you can download for free since it is an open-source.

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