Author Archives: John Chawner

This Week in CFD

This first edition of This Week in CFD for 2018 begins with a must-read article with some prognostication about what the year ahead may bring and a must-watch video of a quad-copter simulation. (Image credit: ANSYS Discovery Live from Engineering.com)

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Finalist for Small Business of the Year

Please forgive me for tooting our own horn but Pointwise was recently honored by selection as a finalist for the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Small Business of the Year Award. 

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This Week in CFD

In this last edition of This Week in CFD of 2017 you’ll find insight on Mentor’s Cartesian-based approach to mesh generation, tips on visualizing your simulation results, and an update on the Exascale Computing Project. And the inevitable “more.” 

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Project Geode, Geometry for Simulation, Now in Beta Test

Project Geode is our effort to share the core components of our geometry kernel with select partners and customers and evaluate whether it solves the oft-cited problem of geometry access from CFD and other simulation software.

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This Week in CFD

This week’s round-up of CFD news includes an article about the mathematics of the Navier-Stokes equations that’ll make you go “Hmmm,” news about the ASSESS Initiative’s membership drive, plus the usual assortment of announcements. But oddly, not much CFD imagery. 

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Recognizing the 1st Pointwise Fellow: Chris Fouts

It is with great pleasure that we announce the recognition of Christopher L. Fouts as the first Pointwise Fellow.

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This Week in CFD

In addition to the usual CFD news, folks published some good online reading this month including a primer on Lattice Boltzmann methods and a new user’s guide to CFD. On the fun side of things, you can vote in a … Continue reading

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