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I’m Mike Jefferies and This Is How I Mesh

I am one of the software developers here at Pointwise. I have contributed to several areas of the code base, but the geometry and database functionality is my area of expertise. In addition, I have presented at conferences on multi-threaded … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Software CD-adapco and NCSA achieved 75% efficiency when scaling STAR-CCM+ to run on 102,000 cores for a 1 billion cell model. A 2 billion cell model is currently in work. Intelligent Light was involved in a collaborative effort to scale … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

News from ANSYS ANSYS has acquired “the assets of” Newmerical Technologies, with special emphasis on Newmerical’s special expertise on aircraft icing simulations including FENSAP-ICE. [Congratulations to Wagdi Habashi and his team.] From the “better late than never department” comes proof … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Exascale on Your Desktop by 2020 Remember the CFD 2030 Vision Study and its identification of exascale computing as one of the pacing technologies for advancement of CFD over the next decades? How about 17.1 exaflops by 2020 all while … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Stanford Released SU2 Version 1.1 Stanford University released Version 1.1 of their SU2 (Stanford University Unstructured) open-source CFD code. New in this latest release are Windows executables, better parallelization, a Pointwise plugin for native export of SU2’s files, an SST … Continue reading

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