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Monitor Mesh Quality with Persistent Cuts – New in Pointwise V18.1

When generating a complex mesh it is important to ensure that the mesh quality meets the needs of your application. Successful monitoring of mesh quality requires access to metrics at all stages of the meshing process versus confining those metrics … Continue reading

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I’m Tessa Uroić and This Is How I Mesh

I was born in Kutina, a small town in Croatia. The region, Moslavina, is well known for its vineyards and škrlet, a white grape variety. Since I was very little I have been a Formula 1 enthusiast. In fact, I … Continue reading

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9th Annual OpenFOAM Workshop

Pointwise will be participating in the upcoming OpenFOAM workshop hosted in Zagreb, Croatia from June 23 – 26, 2014. The flexibility of OpenFOAM provided a great platform to carry out a number of simple grid studies, and I will be … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Stanford Updates SU2 The Aerospace Design Lab at Stanford University last week announced a new release of their open source CFD code, SU2. This new version, called “Eagle” or v3.0, is focused on detailed RANS validation and accuracy improvements. In … Continue reading

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It’s Not Always the Mesh Generator’s Fault

Not many people really enjoy meshing. It’s a means to an end. It gets in the way of getting to the answer. So it’s no surprise that when things go wrong, the mesh often gets the blame. In Pointwise’s case, … Continue reading

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Myth-Busting CFD

The best way to get more people to use CFD is to eliminate the FUD – fear, uncertainty and doubt – that people have about CFD and what it can do for them. The folks at Mentor Graphics Mechanical Analysis … Continue reading

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