Monthly Archives: December 2013

This Year in CFD Blogging

Well, we’ve survived another year of writing about CFD and mesh generation. When we started Another Fine Mesh a couple years ago it was truly an experiment – we had no idea what would become of it. It seems that … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Applications Cradle North America’s SC/Tetra was used to compute the aerodynamic performance of the vehicles in the video game Gran Turismo 6. From the Journal of Aerosol Science comes CFD Simulation of Total and Regional Fiber Deposition in Human Nasal … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

News in Brief Libre Mechanics provides this OpenFOAM tutorial for incompressible flow over a submarine. Advice on writing a technical paper. Do not use passive voice. Do not use first person. Etc. New open-source CFD code: OpenHyperFLOW2D for transient, viscous, … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

News Intelligent Light won a 2nd HPC Innovators Award from IDC for their work on analyzing large CFD datasets. The award was presented at SC13, the supercomputing conference. A webinar on 22 January with Intelligent Light and Cray will describe … Continue reading

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Are You With Me, Doctor Wu?

You never know what’s going to appear your email inbox from day to day. I was surprised by this email last week while I was at the APS DFD meeting in Pittsburgh. At first I was reminded of the lyrics … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Software Software Cradle released SC/Tetra 11. COMSOL released Multiphysics 4.4. WindSim made their solver more accurate for wind farm simulations such that annual energy production can be improved 3-10%. ANSYS 15 was released. Lifecycle Insights delves into Exa‘s CFD products. … Continue reading

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Pointwise at 2013 APS DFD

After three busy days (and a hiatus for Thanksgiving), the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics conference (APS DFD) in Pittsburgh, PA has come to a close. Over 2,700 attendees braved the wintry weather to come and share their work … Continue reading

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