Monthly Archives: November 2015

8 Questions with Peter Vincent

Peter Vincent is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London where he researches in the field of computational fluid dynamics, and teaches mathematics and numerical analysis. His lab can be found online at The Vincent … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Special “Black Friday” Edition Software Exa announced a patent-pending methodology for identifying noise sources in aeroacoustic simulations. MSC Software released Marc 2015 for non-linear FEA simulations. From Warsaw comes QuickerSim, a CFD consultancy and makers of the CFD Toolbox for … Continue reading

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I’m Stephanie Moyes and This Is How I Mesh

If you have been following our This Is How I Mesh Series you may have noticed that there are quite a few of us at Pointwise that don’t actually mesh. I am definitely one of those people. Not that I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksmeshing

Today is the day we here in the U.S. of A. traditionally set aside to take stock of the good things in our lives and contemplate the essence of gratitude and good fortune. Oddly, we do this by consuming a gluttonous amount of food … Continue reading

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VINAS Users Conference 2015: Perspectives from Japan

During this past October, I had the pleasure of joining the Pointwise team on a trip to Japan for the 2015 VINAS User Group Meeting. VINAS (Visual Integration & Numerical Analysis Systems) is a Japanese company specializing in the distribution … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Software simulationHub is a new, cloud-based CFD application. Materialise released Magics20 for preparing geometry for 3D printing. CCE released free CAD viewer, EnSuite-View. FFT released Actran 16 with several new features for aeroacoustic simulations. Beta CAE launched v16.1.0 of their … Continue reading

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The Connector Newsletter for Nov/Dec 2015

High Fidelity Overset Structured Mesh Generation for Marine Hydrokinetic Devices Researchers at The Pennsylvania State University used the overset grid assembly tools in Pointwise to generate high-quality structured overset meshes for analysis of a horizontal axis water turbine. The flexibility … Continue reading

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