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Movies Retitled for CFD

A couple of weeks ago in advance of the Academy Awards TV broadcast we had some fun on Twitter by tweaking movie titles to give them a CFD theme and then tweeting them with the hashtag #CFDmovies. Before they all … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Resumes

It’s that time of year again. The time when we begin accepting applicants for our summer internships and other positions. Have you ever wondered what happens to your resume when you email it to a potential employer? We print them … Continue reading

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What Does CFD Body Language Look Like?

Most of the time, my jokes are greeted with polite laughter or uncomprehending stares. Certainly no one wants them to be repeated. So when someone asked me to blog about this little cartoon I had to jump at the chance … Continue reading

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The 7 Real Stages of a CFD Project

Motivated by Hi-Tech CFD’s 7 Stages of a Typical CFD Project and inspired by the slightly more cynical 7 Stages of a Project I present… The 7 Real Stages of a CFD Project Enthusiasm: “Wow, this simulation is going to … Continue reading

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A Mesh You Can’t Resist Touching

As those of you who are long-time readers know, I am {fascinated|obsessed|kidding myself} by finding meshes in the real world. (Remember Wood Skin?) Admittedly, I sometimes push the boundaries of credulity and force you to squint and use your imagination … Continue reading

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Editorial Policy?

A reader recently asked whether Another Fine Mesh had an editorial policy and if so, what was it. Nope. Having an editorial policy would imply that AFM is some sort of journalistic endeavor. Heck, we don’t even have an editorial … Continue reading

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The Tipping Point

As I wrapped up the demo I turned around and noticed his eyes and mouth were wide open with astonishment. Picking his jaw off the table he told me the same grid I’d just made in minutes would’ve taken him … Continue reading

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