CAMPUS® 5.2 at K 2010

The well know plastics database CAMPUS, from M Base (Aachen, Germany) will be presented at K 2010 in Dusseldorf in Version 5.2. Some of the new features are: new properties based on cooperation with the automotive industry (VDA) and new online datasheets in 10 languages. [Link to CAMPUS on this page – right column]

The internet information portal Material Data Center will be presented at the exhibition in the latest version. The system offers the complete set of CAMPUS® data and material data from other sources. Additionally an application database, a tradename directory and a growing selection of searchable literature sources are offered. Material Data Center offers designers specific functionality, like fitting programs for the determination of material parameters for different models (e.g.viscosity), a toolbox for calculation of cooling times, flow length and design elements (snap fits) and CAE interfaces. The principal data and functionality is available for free after registration at Extended functionality is offered against an annual fee.

The basic software of Material Data Center is also available for specific adaption and installation inside the customer´s infrastructure. All material related processes can get access to one common data basis. Efforts can be reduced and error sources are eliminated. In a modular concept the following processes and systems can be included:
– laboratory information systems,
– material test evaluation and material modelling
– quality management
– Design/CAE
– communication with external organisations
– product information systems
– internet information systems
– links to knowledge management
A comprehensive spectrum of standard software tools,
which can be adjusted to individual customer´s situations,
is available for these purposes.