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This Week in CFD

Applications Despite never having broken a bone, this article on the use of simulation to design casts helps me understand why I’ve seen so many incoming college students choose biomedical majors. Abaqus even has a knee simulator add-on. CFD is … Continue reading

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Thoughts The Virtual Engineer ponders whether we need more standards for CAE interoperability and emphasizes the possible benefits for mobile visualization. The author answers his own question: “of course.” That’s the wonderful thing about standards – there are so many of … Continue reading

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The First Heading CRAFT Tech released CRUNCH CFD Version 3.0 with a new flamelet model, mesh adaption and more. The 2nd AIAA Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop will be held prior to this summer’s Joint Propulsion Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. The CFD … Continue reading

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8 Questions with Stanford’s Juan Alonso

Juan J. Alonso is an associate professor in the Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics at Stanford University. He is the founder and director of the Aerospace Design Laboratory (ADL), where he specializes in the development of high-fidelity computational design methodologies … Continue reading

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CAE in the Cloud A Design World article (CAE on the cloud) from last October has sparked a discussion on LinkedIn from which I infer that when engineers say “the cloud” they all mean different things. Just like when you … Continue reading

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Above the Fold National Engineers Week is coming. This year’s celebration will be 19-25 February and its theme is based on the world population of 7 billion, representing 7 billion opportunities for engineers to turn dreams into reality. Monica Schnitger … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

SGI Acquired OpenCFD The biggest CFD news this week was the announcement that SGI had completed their acquisition of OpenCFD, a developer of the OpenFOAM open-source CFD code. In their announcement SGI’s CEO is quoted as saying the acquisition allows … Continue reading

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