Jacob Livshits podium 200pxJacob is a third-generation mechanical engineer, specializing in stress and structural analysis. He has more than 15 years of experience in finite element analysis of structures, mostly airborne, and in his career works as an individual specialist, providing complete technical solutions with little or no external support.

For the last 6+ years he has worked at an Israeli SPLM reseller/sole representative, championing Siemens PLM’s ever increasing portfolio of engineering simulation software, which has culminated in the creation of Simcenter 3D.

Among the disciplines under his direction are Siemens FEA tools such as NX CAE and Femap, CFD and thermal analysis tools from MAYA HTT, composite design and manufacturing software (Fibersim) and the recent SPLM acquisition of LMS software, including Virtual .Lab tools, AMESIM for system simulation and testing solutions.

As an FEA specialist he provides engineering services for customers, in a diverse scope of solutions starting from basic structural analysis (static and dynamic) through advanced nonlinear requirements, CFD, thermal and other requirements. Through his interactions with his diverse customer base, he has knowledge and experience dealing with automotive, aerospace, military, industrial, electronics and other fields.