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Engineering Sketch Pad ESP Training in June

The developers of ESP, The Engineering Sketch Pad, will offer a “virtual” training throughout the middle of June. Unlike the in-person, one-week event of last year, which covered both parametric geometric construction and the coupling to analysis suites (CAPS), this … Continue reading

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I’m Vincent van Liebergen and This Is How I Mesh

My fascination for fluid flow began around three decades ago. I always loved water sports as a child and competed in both sailing and swimming. In order to become a better sportsman, you have to practice, understand, and optimize your … Continue reading

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I’m Cade Kingston and This Is How I Mesh

I have lived in Frisco, Texas all of my life with my mom, dad, and two younger brothers. With so many boys in the house, sports was an integral part of my family. I spent the majority of my life … Continue reading

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I’m Tom Martin and This Is How I Mesh

Two years after I was born in Louisville, Kentucky, mother moved me (one of the greatest sons Kentucky lost) and my older brother to Tuscon, Arizona. After a few years there, we then moved to southern California for a couple … Continue reading

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I’m Yasuhiko Fujikawa and This Is How I Mesh

My name is Yasuhiko Fujikawa, and I’m the CEO of VINAS, Pointwise’s distributor in Japan since 1998. If you were to ask me if I could generate a good mesh, the answer would be “no.” Instead, our engineers work hard … Continue reading

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This Is How I Glyph – Splitting Multiple Connectors

  Drilling down the grid hierarchy and working directly with connectors is a surefire way to achieve the control you desire while meshing with Pointwise. A connector’s grid point distribution and dimension propagate through a multiblock structured grid system and … Continue reading

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This Is How I Glyph – Dimension Connectors From Spacings

When using 2-D T-Rex in Pointwise to resolve highly curved surfaces with anisotropic triangles—the leading edge of a wing section for example—it’s usually recommended to keep the aspect ratio of these anisotropic triangles within some limit.  We recommend an aspect … Continue reading

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