CFD Review  
Serving the CFD Community with News, Articles, and Discussion
 
CFD Review

User Preferences
Site Sponsorship
Headline Feeds
Mobile Edition
Privacy Policy
Terms of Service
twitter

Submit a CFD Story

Site Sponsors
Siemens PLM Software
Pointwise: Reliable CFD meshing
Software Cradle

Tell a Friend
Help this site to grow by sending a friend an invitation to visit this site.

CFD News by Email
Did you know that you can get today's CFD Review headlines mailed to your inbox? Just log in and select Email Headlines Each Night on your User Preferences page.

 
Pointwise Plugins for CAE Software Compatibility
Posted Fri May 29, 2015 @12:05PM
Print version Email story Tweet story
Announcements Pointwise will host a Let’s Talk Meshing webcast on 10 June at 10 a.m. CDT (GMT -5) during which we will describe how to write a CAE plugin for Pointwise that exports meshes to your custom file format.

After the video launch, from 11 a.m. to noon, our plugin expert will be available online to answer your questions.


Sponsor CFD Review

In this Let's Talk Meshing webcast, we present an introduction to writing a Pointwise plugin using the CAE plugin software development kit (SDK). The SDK is an application programming interface (API) that you can use to program Pointwise to export your mesh to your solver-specific format. Plugins written using the SDK integrate seamlessly into the Pointwise user interface and can also be accessed using Glyph, our scripting language.

During the webcast we will share information on

  • Best practices for creating your SDK environment

  • References and techniques for determining the relevant SDK commands and syntax.

  • Downloading, installing, and configuring the SDK

  • Creating a plugin project

  • Accessing Pointwise’s grid model

  • Building and distributing your plugin.

Details on the video release and Q&A participation can be found at www.pointwise.com/webcasts.

Participation in the Q&A session can be done in three ways:

  • YouTube – Go to www.pointwise.com/webcasts at the start of the event to be directed to the video. Enter questions in the comments section.

  • Twitter – Use the #LetsTalkMeshing hashtag to participate in a live streaming conversation utilizing Twitter.

  • Email – Questions may be emailed to letstalk@pointwise.com.

Please note that YouTube, Twitter and CFD Online require users to have an account with their respective services.

The event will be hosted by David Garlisch, a member of the Pointwise product development team.

Let’s Talk Meshing events encompass various communication channels, including interactive forums, webinars and webcasts, that inform and equip Pointwise users. To find out about our current events or to peruse recording from past events, please go to www.pointwise.com/LetsTalkMeshing.

Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing computational fluid dynamics (CFD) today – reliably generating high-fidelity meshes. The company’s Pointwise software generates structured, unstructured and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers, such as ANSYS Fluent®, STAR-CCM+®, ANSYS CFX®, OpenFOAM, and SU2 as well as many neutral formats, such as CGNS; runs on Windows (Intel and AMD), Linux (Intel and AMD), and Mac, and has a scripting language, Glyph, that can automate CFD meshing. Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide rely on Pointwise as their complete CFD preprocessing solution.

Pointwise is a registered trademark and Pointwise Glyph, T-Rex and Let's Talk Meshing are trademarks of Pointwise, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owner.

[ Post Comment ]

Advancements in High-Fidelity Combustion Kinetics on GPUs | CFD Makes Impact in the Textile Business  >

 

 
CFD Review Login
User name:

Password:

Create an Account

Related Links
  • ANSYS
  • ANSYS CFX
  • David Garlisch
  • Fluent
  • Intel
  • Let’s Talk Meshing webcast
  • Linux
  • Pointwise
  • More on Announcements
  • 'Pointwise Plugins for CAE Software Compatibility' | Login/Create an Account | Search Discussion

    The following comments are owned by whoever posted them.
    We are not responsible for them in any way.

    Q: Why do the police always travel in threes? A: One to do the reading, one to do the writing, and the other keeps an eye on the two intellectuals. All content except comments
    ©2017, Viable Computing.

    [ home | submit story | search | polls | faq | preferences | privacy | terms of service | rss  ]