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Upcoming CFD Workshops

From the 2017 Q1 issue of The Connector: Pointwise is heavily involved in planning and preparation for two AIAA workshops coming this summer held the weekend before AIAA Aviation in Denver. We are generating families of meshes to be provided … Continue reading

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Numerical Investigation of a Pick-and-Place Machine

From the 2017 Q1 issue of The Connector: Students at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden investigated the performance of a pick-and-place machine using CFD. Pointwise was used to perform a grid refinement study for a static simulation where … Continue reading

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Pointwise Aids in Aerospike Nozzle Analysis

From the 2017 Q1 issue of The Connector: Aerospike rocket nozzles offer increased efficiency over a wider operating pressure range than traditional nozzles. In this study, we compare CFD and experimental predictions of aerospike nozzle thrust for varying pressure ratios … Continue reading

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Subscribe to The Connector

Have you had a chance yet to read the latest issue of our email newsletter, The Connector, that was published a little more than a week ago? You can subscribe to receive The Connector in your inbox automatically as soon … Continue reading

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The Connector Newsletter for 2017 Q1

The 2017 1st quarter issue of our The Connector newsletter is now available on our website at http://www.pointwise.com/theconnector/2017-Q1. This issue features articles on Pointwise Aids Aerospike Nozzle Design Numerical Investigation of a Pick-and-Place Machine Upcoming CFD Workshops: Geometry and Meshing … Continue reading

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Pointwise User Group Meeting Showcases Pointwise V18

From the 2016 Q4 issue of The Connector: Attendees at the Pointwise User Group Meeting 2016 were the first people to get hands-on training with the new Pointwise V18. In addition, they saw technical presentations on applications, scripting, higher-order meshing … Continue reading

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Rotorcraft Hub Wake Analysis Using Overset Meshes

From the 2016 Q4 issue of The Connector: Researchers at Pennsylvania State University’s Applied Research Laboratory share an overview of their ongoing work involving overset grid CFD simulations of an incompressible rotorcraft hub they performed using the overset meshing tools … Continue reading

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