Author Archives: John Chawner

This Week in CFD

This week’s CFD news may take you some time to get through because it includes several worthwhile, long reads. One is about simulation driven design and democratization, three are about computing including HPC, GPU, and AWS, and another fluid mystery … Continue reading

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Webinar: Automated Meshing and Adaptive Remeshing

In what promises to be a fantastic webinar, Bombardier’s Amine Ben Haj Ali talks with Pointwise’s Rick Matus about the automatic mesh generation system he built using Pointwise and with which over 250,000 meshes have been generated since 2017.

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Case Study: Accurate Performance Predictions for Marine Propellers

This case study presents the benchmark validation of CFD simulation results of the Potsdam Propeller Test Case (PPTC) using CFD Support’s TCFD flow solver with a Pointwise mesh. PPTC is a marine propulsor that was extensively measured by SVA Potsdam. … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

This week’s CFD news includes several event updates from which we infer that people are starting to think beyond our pandemic lockdown. And if you’ve ever wondered what y+ to use in your grid, Leap’s series of articles on that … Continue reading

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Coming Online at AIAA Aviation: Two Important CFD Events

Unlike prior years, this year’s AIAA Aviation Forum (15-19 June) will be online. But just like all its predecessors, Aviation will be chock full of CFD goodness. There are two CFD events – a Forum 360 and a special session … Continue reading

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