Monthly Archives: July 2016

This Week in CFD

News Desktop Engineering is conducting a Software Brand Awareness Survey. For your participation, you’ll have a chance to win a drawing for prizes. [But help them collect good data regardless.] An application of CFD solver PyFR to unsteady turbulent flow … Continue reading

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This Is How I Glyph – Squeeze Con

Connector creation and manipulation is one of the most important, but tedious, tasks when creating multiblock structured topologies. You may find yourself repeatedly copying and pasting the same connector to construct a wireframe that defines the blocking strategy in a … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Reading Meshing and preprocessing [Are they the same thing? Does pre- include meshing?] are a big part of the free, no-registration report from Tech Clarity on Addressing the Bottlenecks of FEA Simulation. Pre-processing is the largest time component of simulation, … Continue reading

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I’m Brody Nutt and This Is How I Mesh

I am from Overland Park, Kansas, which is a suburban city just outside of Kansas City, Missouri. I ended up in Texas through my studies at Texas Christian University (Go Frogs!) and have enjoyed being here very much. I am … Continue reading

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3 Short Questions About Your Pointwise Usage

Can you spare a minute to answer 3 short questions about your usage of Pointwise for mesh generation? Your answers will help guide new product development. Thank you.  

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This Week in CFD

Software modeFRONTIER 2016 is now available for multidisciplinary simulations. EnSight‘s FAQ for July 2016 includes tips on their calculator and blanked elements. Engineering.com shares some of what’s coming in Polygonica v1.4: new remeshing and point cloud tools. Taking shortcuts on … Continue reading

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This Is How I Glyph – Helical Connectors

I’m Brian Mack and This Is How I Glyph. My internship with Pointwise kicked-off this past spring while I was finishing up the spring semester of my junior year at the University of Texas at Arlington. My first assignment was to … Continue reading

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