Author Archives: John Chawner

This Week in CFD

This week’s CFD news is dominated by applications but overshadowed by the image of the week from your friends at Ferrari (shown here). It’s a CFD solution, but probably not what you think at first. There are also some notable … Continue reading

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Geometry Modeling and Mesh Generation – Part 2

In part 1 of this 3-part series, we introduced you to our paper on Preparing Geometry Models for Mesh Generation and CFD. With geometry preparation and mesh generation representing a significant bottleneck in CFD workflows, it’s important for everyone to … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Visualization is such a big part of CFD (for better or worse) that an article included in this week’s compilation of CFD news should make for interesting reading: lessons learned from developing open-source visualization software. The financial news from the … Continue reading

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Geometry Modeling and Mesh Generation – Part 1

NASA’s CFD Vision 2030 Study stated that “most standard CFD analysis processes for the simulation of geometrically complex configurations are onerous.” A major factor contributing to this perception is the preparation of geometry models for mesh generation, a task deemed … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

This week’s CFD news, while formatted differently, includes all the usual suspects including an article about whether CAD files are going the way of the dodo. There’s a tasty CFD application involving gelato. The application case study about cars driving … Continue reading

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