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Oasys 12.1 Software Suite

Oasys 12.1 is the latest version of our Oasys Software Suite for pre- and post- processing of LS-DYNA models.

Following the success of Oasys Suite version 11.1 this new version provides the user with a variety of new tools to help reduce the amount of time spent pre- and post- processing a model.

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For a more detailed list of the changes between Oasys 11 and Oasys 12 please refer to the Oasys 12.1 Release Notes


With this new release of Oasys PRIMER a number of new tools have been added to reduce the time taken to turn a mesh into a fully running LS-DYNA model. These include:

  • Support for LS-DYNA Volume III keywords
  • Faster file reading
  • Easier access to recent files
  • Drag and drop files into PRIMER
  • Improved menu layout
  • Support for long labels and large format
  • Support for part character labels
  • Ability to visualise label/ID usage graphically
  • Options to prevent element label clashes
  • Direct link to open LS-DYNA keyword manual at relevant section
  • Measure part-to-part
  • Measure adjust distance and angle
  • Tool to easily find contacts associated with a part or parts
  • Improvements to solid element contact penetration checking
  • Occupant soft stop angles to prevent internal penetrations during positioning
  • Improved seatbelt fitting features:
    • Improved path calculation
    • Reporting of overall seatbelt length
    • New tool to easily swap dummies and refit belt
    • Greater control over sliprings
  • New ejection mitigation (FMVSS 226) setup tool
  • Improved pedestrian protection tools:
    • Updated pedestrian markup
    • Hard point detection
    • Robustness points
    • New multi-model output options
  • New connection features:
    • New adhesive patch connection type
    • More options for defining connection layers
    • Support for MCF and VIP connection files
    • Ability to specify valid spotweld material types in addition to *MAT_SPOTWELD
  • New tool for combining *CONSTRAINED_NODEL_RIGID_BODY definitions
  • Enhanced tool for creating multiple *CONSTRAINED_RIGID_BODY definitions
  • Composite modelling tool
  • General text edit tool
  • Ability to clean up individual include files
  • Over 500 new checks added
  • Faster checking
  • Interactive contour bar
  • Improved geometry support
  • Tool for comparing geometry and mesh
  • Visualisation of true shell thickness and beam/shell offsets
  • Ability to output 3D PDF and WebGL files
  • Many script capability improvements
  • Improved script panel
  • SPH volume creation tool
  • Ability to view blanking status on the part tree
  • Improved writing of PTF/D3PLOT files
  • Easy airbag HYBRID->PARTICLE conversion

For more information and the above new features, please see the detailed PDF.


This new version of Oasys D3PLOT includes a number of new features such as:

  • Support for new LS-DYNA output file formats, including Volume III multi-physics results files
  • Support for reading DES results
  • Easier access to recent files
  • Drag and drop files into D3PLOT
  • Support for long labels and large format
  • Support for part character labels
  • New data selection menu
  • More data plotting options
  • Visualisation of beam offsets
  • Quick pick XY data plotting
  • Improved cut section tool
  • User defined names/Annotation
  • New scripting capabilities

For more information and the above new features, please see the detailed PDF.


This new version of Oasys T/HIS includes a number of new features such as:

  • Support for new LS-DYNA output file formats, including Volume III multi-physics results files
  • Easier access to recent files
  • Drag and drop files into T/HIS
  • Support for long labels and large format
  • Support for part character labels
  • Full support for in-plane integration point outputs, and when data is extrapolated to nodal points
  • New options for field separation when reading CSV files
  • New measure tool for adding measurements/annotations to graphs
  • Interactive enhancements to "clip" operation
  • New correlation function - Weighted Integration Factor
  • Time window added to rolling average function
  • Interactive option to copy curves
  • New scripting capabilities

For more information and the above new features, please see the detailed PDF.

This new version of Oasys REPORTER includes a number of new features such as:

  • Report templates included in the v12 release to post-process standard impact tests:
    • EuroNCAP Front (ODB, FFB)
    • EuroNCAP Side (MDB, Pole)
    • EuroNCAP/GTR9 Pedestrian
    • IIHS Front (ODB, small overlap)
    • CNCAP Front (ODB)
  • Improved scripting capabilities, e.g. script objects can be displayed as buttons in the report for the user to press

For more information and the above new features, please see the detailed PDF.