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New Software: TwinMesh - Reliable Mesh Generation for Rotary PD Machines
Posted Mon October 12, 2015 @02:27PM
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News CFX Berlin has just released a new webpage for its TwinMesh grid generation software.

The TwinMesh software is CFX Berlins' in-house developed meshing software for rotary positive displacement (pd) machines that automatically generates high quality structured grids of the rotating flow volumes of such machines.

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The Proper Mesh Can Dictate the Accuracy of Results
Posted Thu October 08, 2015 @03:33PM
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News Thermal and airflow simulation for electronics cooling thermal design applications presents unique challenges. Typical applications include many surfaces on which boundary layers form, e.g. tops of components, heatsink fins, boards, etc. The most accurate prediction of the pressure and temperature gradients associated with these surfaces is provided by Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and the solution of the governing Navier-Stokes conservation equations.

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Events: Using Engineering Software to Teach Turbulence
Posted Mon October 05, 2015 @03:12PM
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Announcements CD-adapco will host Using Engineering Software to Teach Turbulence on October 22.

Turbulence is the most common state of fluid flow. But what are the most effective ways to teach the concepts and tools needed in using and developing turbulence models and turbulence simulation methods? And are there techniques that will improve student retention?

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Focus on Faster Mechanical Simulation
Posted Fri October 02, 2015 @09:00AM
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News Intel and ANSYS surveyed design engineers to learn more about their use of simulation. The survey showed that 68% of respondents are forced to limit the size and amount of detail in simulation models at least half the time.

To learn more about how modern hardware and software can optimize your enigneering team’s design process, download Focus on Faster Mechanical Simulation, the second in a series of benchmarking studies produced by Desktop Engineering with Intel, Dell and independent software vendor sponsors.

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Events: 4th International Workshop on High Order CFD Methods
Posted Thu October 01, 2015 @05:00PM
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Announcements The 4th International Workshop on High Order CFD Methods will be held at the occasion of the 7th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering to be held in Crete, Greece in June 5-10, 2016.

The workshop aims at advancing and assessing high-order CFD methods for aeronautic applications.

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New Software: More Compatibility in Latest Pointwise Mesh Generation Software
Posted Wed September 30, 2015 @10:46AM
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News Pointwise announces the latest release of its meshing software featuring new native interfaces to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) codes.

"Despite being primarily a maintenance release, this new production version of Pointwise includes new native interfaces to three software packages," said John Chawner, Pointwise’s president.

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