Tag Archives: OpenCFD

This Week in CFD

On Validation This week’s must-read article comes from Bill Rider on the The Regularized Singularity blog: Good Validation Practices are our Greatest Opportunity to Advance Modeling and Simulation. In it he makes the case that chasing FLOPS at this stage … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

CD-adapco + Siemens One billion dollars [approx.] is an attention-getting amount of money. The biggest CFD news of the week which you’ve all probably heard already was Siemens’ purchase of CD-adapco for $970 million (approx. 5x revenue). CD-adapco will be … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Watch For the car buff comes this video describing the aerodynamics of the 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo. [Full disclosure: I am not a car buff.] Catch this video of Combined Sewer Overflow hydraulics as computed using FLOW-3D. See Learn all … Continue reading

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FieldView 14 is Coming Intelligent Light announced the availability of a sneak peak at FieldView 14, the upcoming release of their CFD postprocessing and visualization software. This new version of the software includes new abilities for comparing multiple datasets, interactive … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

OpenCFD Goes from SGI to ESI The big news in the CFD world this week was the move of OpenCFD, makers of the OpenFOAM open-source CFD software, from computer manufacturer SGI to CAE software maker ESI. SGI purchased OpenCFD back … Continue reading

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