PTC Reality Lab

We research the new, the uncharted, the possible next technologies

Experiment portfolio

4 piston brake caliper

A four piston brake caliper has been re-imaged with generative design. It only took 1 hour to set up and run.

A four piston brake caliper has been re-imaged with generative design. It only took 1 hour to set up and run.

GE Bracket optimization

This GE Bracket redesign was 75% lighter then the original design and optimized to stay in the material yield stress.

This GE Bracket redesign was 75% lighter then the original design and optimized to stay in the material yield stress.

Space wrench

This generative design utilizes design complexities made possible by generative design and Additive Manufacturing.

This generative design utilizes design complexities made possible by generative design and Additive Manufacturing.

Interactive and manufacturable generative design

Different manufacturing constraints are applied interactively to this generative model to produce manufacture ready designs.

Different manufacturing constraints are applied interactively to this generative model to produce manufacture ready designs.