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Software and Events Dassault Systemes created 3D models of WWII scenes for an upcoming PBS documentary for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Code_Saturne version 3.3 is now available. Here’s a nice overview of the adjoint solver in STAR-CCM+. … Continue reading

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Applications and Software Best CFD blog article title EVAR: Because No One Likes Sand in their Crack. Kudos CD-adapco. Via the CFD World blog comes news of PyFR, “an open-source Python based framework for solving advection-diffusion type problems on streaming … Continue reading

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Again With The Bullets The big business news in the CAE world this week is ANSYS’ acquisition of SpaceClaim for $85 million. If you’re not familiar with SpaceClaim, DEVELOP3D has written a nice review of SpaceClaim 2014 sp1. Here’s what … Continue reading

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Lorena Barba has done it again. You can learn aerodynamics from her with a little help from Python: AeroPython. The SolidWorks blog shares 5 rules for ensuring peaceful coexistence of Engineering and Marketing. #3 Assume every request is difficult. [This … Continue reading

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Applications Video of a CFD simulation of using natural convection to cool a steel mill Simulation of blood flow in flexible arteries Blood coagulation CFD case study Experimental and computational work on modeling bat wings in flight. Using CFD to … Continue reading

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Applications In an article published in Nature Communications, researchers show that animal wings and fins (i.e. natural propulsors) “bend in similar ways within a highly predictable range of characteristic motions.” [Does this surprise anyone? Note: full article available for a … Continue reading

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Software CEI announced that CPFD Software will bundle their EnSight software with CPFD’s Barracuda for visualization of computational particle fluid dynamics solutions of fluidized reactors. In a related blog post, CEI shares examples of Barracuda solutions visualized in EnSight. Also … Continue reading

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