Monthly Archives: January 2016

This Week in CFD

CD-adapco + Siemens One billion dollars [approx.] is an attention-getting amount of money. The biggest CFD news of the week which you’ve all probably heard already was Siemens’ purchase of CD-adapco for $970 million (approx. 5x revenue). CD-adapco will be … Continue reading

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I’m Chris Fouts and This Is How I Mesh

I guess you could say I’ve been working towards a career at Pointwise, Inc. since 1978. That’s when, growing up in the outskirts of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, I learned to program using my first computer, a TRS-80 Model 1 with … Continue reading

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CFD in Aerospace America’s Year in Review

It’s that time again. The December issue of AIAA’s Aerospace America includes their annual Year in Review. This issue, authored by all of their technical committees provides a great roundup of the highlights of the previous year across the entire … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

A Brief I’ve Been at AIAA SciTech All Week Edition ANSYS announced the six winners (three corporate, three academic) of their 2016 Hall of Fame Competition. One of the corporate winners was Combustion Research and Flow Technology for their LES … Continue reading

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I’m Brenna Jobe and This Is How I Mesh

I have an appreciation for the math and engineering behind grid generation. My love of math and engineering came from my dad, Pop. When I was four, my mom moved my sister and me to Texas from Georgia to live … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Special New Year’s Day Edition The Emerging Technologies Conference (EMiT) “examines how to best take advantage of the changing landscape of computing hardware” for scientific computing applications like CFD. [Sounds similar to the need cited in the CFD Vision 2030 … Continue reading

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