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Features for Alias Design, Alias AutoStudio & Alias Surface

Industrial surface and automotive design tools

View demo videos of Alias® automotive design and surface design software—Alias Design, Alias AutoStudio, and Alias Surface. These powerful tools support concept communication, design modeling, technical surfacing, reverse engineering, real-time design visualization, and engineering development collaboration.

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Concept design & product modeling

  • New

    Revolve tool enhancements

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    Pitch creates objects like springs and threads. (video: 1:30 min.)

     

  • New

    Skin tool enhancements

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    Improve segmented rail curve quality. (video: 1:36 min.)

  • New

    Form Factor included in Freeform Blend tool

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    Easily match shapes between blends and fillets. (video: 59 sec.)

  • Sketching and illustration tools

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    Draw and edit with integrated tools.

  • Flexible product modeling

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    Visualize forms with multiple iterations.

  • Dynamic shape modeling

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    Edit product models at any stage in design.

  • Array tool

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    Easily duplicate an original set of objects. (video: 3:05 min.)

  • Duplicate objects around curves

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    Path Array duplicates objects around curves. (video: 2:39 min.)

  • Advanced Skin tool controls

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    Proportional Crown creates exceptional surfacing. (video: 4:01 min.)

  • 3D sculpting

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    An intuitive process helps to refine your 3D model.

Design communication & product visualization

  • New

    VRED compatibility

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    Quickly convert Alias files to VRED. (video: 53 sec.)

  • Interactive product visualization

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    Evaluate design options with real-time visuals.

  • Compelling photorealistic renderings

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    Visualize your product with high-res imagery.

  • Annotation tools

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    Review and annotate designs full-screen.

  • Convenient data exchange

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    Share industrial design data seamlessly.

Surface modeling & Class-A surfacing

  • New

    Enhanced Profile tool

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    Control your final shape. (video: 1:39 min.)

  • New

    3D Surface Array tool

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    Create multidirectional surface arrays. (video: 2:11 min.)

  • New

    Enhanced Align tool

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    Center Original and other Align tool improvements. (video: 1:11 min.)

  • New

    VRED NURBS surface analysis

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    Accurate, native spline definition analysis. (video: 1:35 min.)

     

  • Precision surface modeling

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    Create Class-A surfaces with speed and control.

  • Automated surface creation and editing

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    Quickly design precision surfaces.

  • Multicurve profile input

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    Design multicurve input. (video: 6:46 min.)

  • Surface trimming and screen management

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    Easily manage trim and windowing. (video: 4:42 min.)

  • Efficient multisurface fillet tool

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    Speed Form Factor-to-surface fillet transition. (video: 1:23 min.)

  • Intelligent Form Factor capability

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    Define ratios with Form Factor. (video: 2:06 min.)

  • Multiple profile set inputs

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    Set multiple profiles as inputs. (video: 2:15 min.)

  • Align tool and NURBS to Bezier

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    Improved tools support curve management. (video: 2:30 min.)

Surface analysis

  • New

    Light Tunnel

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    Study surfaces in a virtual tunnel of light. (video: 46 sec.)

  • New

    Shading in clay

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    Use clay for surface evaluation.

  • New

    Isophotes for surface flow

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    Reveal design motion and underlying shape. (video: 43 sec.)

  • Surface evaluation

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    Get more accurate feedback on surface model quality.