Monthly Archives: April 2014

This Week in CFD

Lorena Barba has done it again. You can learn aerodynamics from her with a little help from Python: AeroPython. The SolidWorks blog shares 5 rules for ensuring peaceful coexistence of Engineering and Marketing. #3 Assume every request is difficult. [This … Continue reading

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The Grid is the Basis for… Everything

At the intersection of computational fluid dynamics and abstract painting you find the grid. I love these accidental alignments of perspective, when two things I enjoy come together in unforeseen ways. Engineers Are Abstract Too Let’s back up one step. … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Special Easter Weekend Edition Must read: Now available via the NASA technical reports server is CFD Vision 2030 Study: A Path to Revolutionary Computational Aerosciences. Good advice: How engineers can communicate better (from 3Dconnexion). From the Pointwise newsroom: We released … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

The First Heading CRAFT Tech released CRUNCH CFD Version 3.0 with a new flamelet model, mesh adaption and more. The 2nd AIAA Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop will be held prior to this summer’s Joint Propulsion Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. The CFD … Continue reading

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9th Annual OpenFOAM Workshop

Pointwise will be participating in the upcoming OpenFOAM workshop hosted in Zagreb, Croatia from June 23 – 26, 2014. The flexibility of OpenFOAM provided a great platform to carry out a number of simple grid studies, and I will be … Continue reading

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How Pointwise Uses Social Media

The fact that you’re reading this tells me you know something about social media. Otherwise, why would you be reading a blog? At Pointwise we’re trying to make the best use of social media to share information with people worldwide … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Business If you’re interested in the state of the Russian MCAD market, a bilingual research paper is available from Ralph Grabowski, editor of upFront.eZine. Two perspicuous posts from MonicaSchnitger: Exa had a good Q4 rounding out a good 2014. Revenue … Continue reading

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