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Injection Molding Simulations with Moldex3D

Course description
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: 240 South Forge Street, Akron, Ohio 44325
Classroom 217 (Located inside the National Polymer Innovation Center)
Cost: $500 USD
CEU's: 1.6
Instructor: Srikar Vallury

Course Overview

Moldex3D is a True 3D simulation software for injection molding. This course is designed to help users understand the benefits of using Moldex3D to achieve good part quality while reducing time and effort involved in mold trials. By the end of this course, users will be able to realize the importance of simulations as well as gain insight into how to set-up and launch a simulation in Moldex3D and interpret results.

Instructor Biography:

vallurySrikar Vallury is the Engineering Manager at Moldex3D. He graduated with a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University and then, moved to Michigan for his first job in the automotive industry. In 2013, Vallury made the transition to the plastics side when he joined Moldex3D and immediately fell in love with his job. As an engineer, he spends his time helping designers / engineers visualize and resolve their design or manufacturing issues through simulations. Being a strong advocate of simulation, Vallury focuses his efforts on ensuring the software application meets expectations of the industry / user community.

Day 1


  • Why run simulations?
  • Introduction to Moldex3D
  • How to conduct a good simulation
    • Inputs required
  • Setting up model in Designer (Hands-on)
    • Include runner

Day 2


  • Setting up model in Designer (Hands-on)
    • Add Cooling channels
  • Set up Project and Launch analysis (Hands-on)
  • Good Simulation Workflow



  • Result interpretation (Fill / Pack / Cool / Warp)
  • Discuss warpage trends
  • Showcase FEA and fiber modules
  • Case study discussion


If you have any questions or need more information about this course, please contact:

Penelope Pinkston


Online Registration


Registration Form

Registration information: Registration shall remain open until posted as closed on the course listing on this site.

Registrations must be guaranteed by check, a purchase order number or a credit card, otherwise the registration will not be processed. Checks should be made payable to "The Akron Polymer Technology Services Training Center" and must include a copy of your completed registration form. Course fees are due before attending.

All registrations—whether by online, phone, fax or mail—will be confirmed and considered binding and subject to all cancellation policies. If you do not receive a confirmation prior to the class, please call The Akron Polymer Technology Services Training Center to verify your registration.

Course fee includes classroom instruction, instructional materials, parking permits, continental breakfast, lunch, beverages and refreshment breaks. Travel and hotel accommodations are not included.


Visit our registration webpage to view our cancellation/withdrawal policy.