Monthly Archives: August 2012

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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CD-adapco Launches Calendar Contest CD-adapco announced their annual calendar contest and began soliciting attractive and informative post processing of STAR-CCM+ results. The prize list consists of various consumer electronics gizmos including the obligatory iPad. Last year’s contest garnered over 100 … Continue reading

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How GRIDGEN Got Its Groove

Conference proceedings. Technical papers. Software user manuals. Trade magazines. (Anyone interested in back issues of SGI’s Iris Universe?) Old versions of our own training notes and documentation. I was cleaning off a bookshelf to make room for even more documents … Continue reading

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STAR Global Conference 2013 CD-adapco announced the date and location for their STAR Global Conference 2013. The event will be held 18-20 March 2013 in Orlando, Florida. The first two days will consist of the general conference program and the … Continue reading

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STAR-CCM+ Battery Simulation CD-adapco announced the release of simulation software for spirally-wound lithium-ion batteries. The technology was developed under a contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy and is available for production use as the STAR-CCM+ Battery Simulation Module. … Continue reading

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Events NAFEMS announced that Dr. Ahmed K. Noor will deliver the keynote address for the NAFMES World Congress 2012. Dr. Noor’s topic will be the implications of future adaptive systems on virtual product development. Dr. Noor is the William E. … Continue reading

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