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This Week in CFD

Applications Velcro and Tang may be the best examples of commercialization of NASA’s technology, but an article in NASA Spinoff describes research on reducing the aerodynamic drag of tractor trailers and the resulting product – Airtabs, vortex generators applied after-market … Continue reading

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CFD Applications Ramgen is developing technology involving shock wave-based compression of CO2 gas as part of a Dept. of Energy program for carbon capture and sequestration. (See image above.) The CFD simulations, using Numeca’s CFD code and the DOE’s supercomputers … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

New Releases FE-DESIGN released TOSCA Fluid 2.3.0 for fluid flow topology optimization. This new version has an enhanced GUI, shorter computation times, and improved reconstruction of the final design. Particle in Cell completed development of a new 2D rarified gas/plasma … Continue reading

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Overset Grid Symposium in Dayton this October The 11th Overset Composite Grids and Solution Technology Symposium will be held 15-18 October 2012 in Dayton, Ohio. Abstracts for both presentations and student posters are now being accepted with a deadline of … Continue reading

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