Tag Archives: TotalSim

This Week in CFD

In addition to the usual software releases and event announcements, this week’s CFD news includes a link to a website that will require a deep dive to learn more about signed distance functions for exact geometry representations. And a marine … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

This Week in CFD

There’s a practical way to define convergence of a CFD solution. It’s when you run out of time or budget or both. That’s what happened with this edition of This Week in CFD after a 56 day hiatus. I ran … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

This Week in CFD

In this week’s post you’ll see some news from Pointwise about two upcoming events and a brand new case study about best practices gained from generating meshes for the propulsion aerodynamics workshop. The rest of the news, while good, is … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

This Week in CFD

Structured Grids [Yes, structured grids. No, it is not 1997.] Envenio cites six¬†benefits of structured grids relative to unstructured and hybrid meshes. #4 Data locality leads to “better usage of memory bandwidth.” [Full disclosure: Pointwise provides Envenio with a preprocessing … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, Hardware, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

This Week in CFD

Software Kitware released ParaView 5.3.0 with support for multiple core computers, improved rendering, and more. Elysium will be providing a CAD translation and healing solution to Lemma for the latter’s use in their CAE preprocessing. Spatial has added Distene’s tet … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in CFD

Reading & Listening If you read nothing else in this blog post, check out these two links. Mentor Graphics’ Keith Hanna waxes poetic with CFD If, a CFD-themed version of Kipling’s “If…” The Talking CFD podcast delves into “what makes … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, Hardware, News, Software, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

This Week in CFD

News & Events In this article about Altair‘s 30th anniversary we learn that a) 40% of their clients are in the automotive industry, b) they’ll bring in about $300 million this year, and c) an IPO may or may not … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Events, News, Software | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment