Tag Archives: CFD 2030

Report from the 1st AIAA Geometry and Mesh Generation Workshop

From the 2017 Q3 issue of The Connector: The 1st AIAA Geometry and Mesh Generation Workshop was held in Denver, Colorado on 3-4 June 2017 prior to the AIAA Aviation Forum. The goals of this new workshop were threefold: to … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Meshing Challenges from a Commercial Software Perspective

From the 2017 Q3 issue of The Connector: Challenges in mesh generation were aptly described in the NASA CFD Vision 2030 Study. A quote from the study’s executive summary is “Mesh generation and adaptivity continue to be significant bottlenecks in … Continue reading

Posted in News, Software, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

I’m Ethan Alan Hereth and This Is How I Mesh

I often wish I had an inspiring story about how I knew from a young age that I wanted to be an engineer, or that I’ve had a lifelong love of airplanes which led me into the field of CFD, … Continue reading

Posted in People & Places | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I’m Tom Economon and This Is How I Mesh

I suppose I’ll start with the stuffy company line: Dr. Thomas D. Economon is a Postdoctoral Scholar at Stanford University, where he received MS and PhD degrees in the Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics. He holds a BS in Aerospace … Continue reading

Posted in People & Places | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

CFD Vision 2030 and Mesh Generation

[This article originally appeared in the May/June 2014 issue of The Connector where it quickly became the most widely read article during any issue’s first month of publication. It has been updated for this forum based on new thoughts and … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News, Software | Tagged | 7 Comments