Author Archives: Travis Carrigan

About Travis Carrigan

A Pointwise engineer helping other engineers solve their meshing problems.

I’m Josh Dawson and This Is How I Mesh

One afternoon on an excruciatingly hot summer day in Texas, as I was taking phone call after phone call working as a 401(k) specialist at Fidelity Investments – I decided to go back to school to get my Masters of … Continue reading

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I’m Jeremy Shipman and This Is How I Mesh

I was born in the summer of 1972 during hurricane Agnes on the U.S. Navy Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut, where my father was based as a Submarine Reactor Operator and my mother was a graduate student in Music at … Continue reading

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I’m Lucas Sanchez and This Is How I Mesh

I always thought this thing called CFD was exclusively for NASA and F1, things so far away from where I stand that they seemed unreachable. Yet here I am. I’m from Murcia, a small region from the southeast of Spain … Continue reading

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I’m Jennifer Quirarte and This Is How I Mesh

I was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico and at two years old moved to California where I spent most of my childhood years. In 2004, I moved to Fort Worth, Texas. I am a first-generation college student. I have a … Continue reading

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I’m Charles Schnake and This Is How I Mesh

I grew up in the woods just outside of a small logging town called Philomath, Oregon. My friends and I would run around the forest building tree forts, playing paintball, and getting poison oak. My father was an engineer by … Continue reading

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I’m Sebastian Desand and This Is How I Mesh

I was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden, the country most famous for Ikea, Abba and Ingrid Bergman. This is still where I live with my wife, two kids and two cats. I do travel quite often within Europe, but … Continue reading

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4 Motivations for Better Boundary Layer Meshing

Power to the users! You won’t find it plastered around the office, but you can be sure that it’s top of mind here at Pointwise. While the latest release includes more “push-button” solutions in our effort to make meshing invisible, … Continue reading

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