Siemens

Siemens Industry Software NV (SISW) is a high technology industry active in test and mechatronic simulation in the automotive, aerospace and other mechanical industries. With a unique combination of mechatronic simulation software, testing systems and engineering services, the company tunes into mission critical engineering attributes, ranging from structural dynamics, noise and vibrations and sound quality to durability, safety and power consumption. With multi-domain and mechatronic simulation solutions, SISW addresses complex engineering challenges associated with intelligent system design and model-based system engineering. The transportation industry is a major market for SISW, with an emphasis on the automotive and aerospace sector. SISW has an active research and development department in the domain of its products. In the fields of noise and vibration analysis, acoustic simulation and sound quality, SISW is and was partner in several Flemish and EC-funded research projects and training networks. Since January 2013, the company belongs to the Siemens group. Key Persons and Expertise : Dr. Michel Tournour, Senior Product Development Manager, Ph.D. in Acoustic. Dr. Hadrien Beriot, RTD Project Leader, Ph.D. in Acoustic. Ir. Koen Vansant, Acoustic Specialist Key Research facilities, infrastructure and Equipment : SIWS has an extensive portfolio of advanced test equipment, analysis software and high-performance computing facilities. LMS is the world leader solution provider for acoustic analysis and has a complete portfolio that includes methods like Finite Elements, Boundary Elements, Ray Tracing and Statistical Energy Analysis. Previous and Current Involvement in Research and Training Programmes : Siemens Industry Sofware NV (SISW) in Leuven has gained extensive experience in Research Training projects, as host for Leonardo Da Vinci projects, individual Marie Curie and Vulcanus grants, university cooperations (Master and PhD thesis follow-up), as active full partner in the Marie Curie RTN projects “MADUSE”, “SIMVIA2”, “MYMOSA” and “Smart Structures” and the ITN projects “VECOM”, “MID-FREQUENCY”, “FLOWAIRS”, “TANGO”, “BATWOMAN”, “ALPES”, “ENHANCED” and as Coordinator of the Marie Curie RTN “AETHER” and EID “CRANE”.