Uwe Schramm

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Dr. Uwe Schramm is the Chief Technical Officer for Altair’s solvers, optimization, and smart multi-physics solutions and strategy. He joined Altair Germany in 1996 as an engineering manager following a career in academia at the University of Virginia and University of Rostock. In 1999, Dr. Schramm relocated to the U.S. to oversee Altair’s optimization products and to build a western region consulting practice. Having success in both endeavors, he was asked to lead the product management for Altair HyperWorks. He was promoted to vice president of product technology in 2004, and CTO of HyperWorks in 2008. For a period of two years starting in 2011, Dr. Schramm led Altair’s German operations as managing director. He holds a Master’s Degree and PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Rostock in Germany.

Multi-Disciplinary Simulation Rocks

Apparently, lockdown has sparked a boom in guitar sales. Confined to our homes, many of us have discovered, or re-discovered, the pleasure of picking an acoustic, thrashing a Stratocaster, or strumming a ukulele. As a guitar player, I understand the … Read More

Topology Optimization and the Lessons of History

At Altair, we are focused on solving our customer’s toughest challenges of today, all while working on tomorrow’s innovations. However, occasionally there is real value in revisiting the past. It gives us an opportunity to remind ourselves and the wider … Read More

Harnessing the Power of GPUs

Harnessing the computational capabilities of the graphics processing unit (GPU) is one of the cornerstones of Altair’s mission to empower designers. In this respect, I am pleased to introduce major enhancements to two leading Altair products deployed on GPU technology: … Read More