Table of Content
PART 01: Executive summary
- Highlights
PART 02: Scope of the report
- CFD
- Market overview
- Top-vendor offerings
PART 03: Market research methodology
- Research methodology
- Economic indicators
PART 04: Introduction
- Key market highlights
PART 05: PLM overview
PART 06: Role of PLM in product development
PART 07: CAE overview
PART 08: Market landscape
- Market overview
- Market size and forecast
PART 09: Geographic segmentation
- APAC
- EMEA
- Americas
PART 10: Buying criteria
- Buying criteria for CFD
PART 11: Key leading countries
- US
- Germany
PART 12: Market drivers
- Increasing military expenditures
- Growing aerospace industry in developing countries
- Increase in demand for cloud CFD to convert CAPEX to OPEX
- Need to reduce product development cycle time and cost
- Use of CFD for increased fuel efficiency
PART 13: Impact of drivers
PART 14: Market challenges
- Adoption of in-house CFD codes
- Challenges associated with use of CFD
- Lack of awareness among end-users about developments in CFD
- Need for wind tunnel testing for complex CFD simulations
PART 15: Impact of drivers and challenges
PART 16: Market trends
- Growth of R&D in SMEs in aerospace and defense industry
PART 17: Five force analysis
- Five forces analysis
PART 18: Vendor landscape
- Competitive landscape
- ANSYS
- Siemens PLM Software
- Mentor Graphics
- Other prominent vendors
PART 19: Appendix
- List of abbreviations
PART 20: Explore Technavio

List of Exhibits
Exhibit 01: Overview of global CFD market in aerospace and defense industry
Exhibit 02: Product offerings
Exhibit 03: PLM overview
Exhibit 04: Benefits of PLM
Exhibit 05: Overview of PLM tools
Exhibit 06: Role of PLM in product development
Exhibit 07: Role of PLM software in product development
Exhibit 08: R&D investment by some major aerospace and defense companies in 2014 and 2015 ($ millions for Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman, $ billions for Boeing)
Exhibit 09: Major uses of CFD in aircraft manufacturing
Exhibit 10: Global CFD market in aerospace and defense industry 2015-2020 ($ millions)
Exhibit 11: Stages in high lift wing design test
Exhibit 12: Global CFD market in aerospace and defense industry by geography 2015
Exhibit 13: Global CFD market in aerospace and defense industry by geography: CAGR
Exhibit 14: Global CFD market in aerospace and defense industry by geography 2015 and 2020 ($ millions)
Exhibit 15: CFD market in aerospace and defense industry in APAC 2015-2020 ($ millions)
Exhibit 16: CFD market in aerospace and defense industry in EMEA 2015-2020 ($ millions)
Exhibit 17: CFD market in aerospace and defense industry in Americas 2015-2020 ($ millions)
Exhibit 18: Key leading countries in aerospace and defense industry in 2015
Exhibit 19: Stages in product development cycle
Exhibit 20: Impact of drivers
Exhibit 21: Impact of drivers and challenges
Exhibit 22: Major SMEs in aerospace and defense industry
Exhibit 23: Five forces analysis
Exhibit 24: Major developments in 2015 and 2016
Exhibit 25: Expansion strategy: Siemens PLM
Exhibit 26: Expansion strategy in terms of end-user
Exhibit 27: Recent developments
Exhibit 28: Other prominent vendors


Companies Mentioned
ANSYS, Siemens PLM Software, Mentor Graphics, Altair, Applied Math Modeling, Ceetron, Dassault Systèmes, ESI, Exa, FloSolve, NUMECA, Simerics, Symscape.