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Selecting an Appropriate Turbulence Model
Posted Tue November 29, 2016 @12:05PM
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News Engineering.com has published a concise article on the various turbulence models available in commercial CFD software packages. The article lists the various models in use, their theoretical basis, advantages, and disadvantages.

Various empiric or semi-derived turbulence models have been created to help engineers to find the best model to fit their system of study, but this process could take a lot of trial, error and physical testing.

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Numeca in Cooperation with NVIDIA to Meet Growing Customer Demand for GPUs
Posted Sun November 27, 2016 @06:41PM
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News Numeca cooperated with NVIDIA to meet growing customer demand for GPUs. The challenge was to accelerate our FINE/Turbo application on GPUs, without having to rewrite the core code, providing faster time-to-solution for our customers.

NVIDIA's OpenACC is a directives-based parallel programming model designed for simplifying programming of massively parallel processors.

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2016 FLOW-3D Americas Users Conference Proceedings Available
Posted Tue October 25, 2016 @01:52PM
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News The conference proceedings from the 2016 FLOW-3D Americas Users Conference are now available for download.

In addition to Flow Science's product development talk, customer presentations include a keynote address by David Goettsch of General Motors, an extensive overview of BC Hydro's use of FLOW-3D to design and rehabilitate their dams and an in-depth presentation on pinch-off dynamics, extensional rheometry and printability of simple and complex fluids by Jelena Dinic of the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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CPFD Software Announces Technical Advisory Board
Posted Thu September 01, 2016 @06:23PM
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News CPFDSoftware LLC, developers of process engineering software for fluidized reactors, has announced the formation of a Technical Advisory Board.

The initial three members, Ken Peccatiello, Principal Consultant of Peccatiello Engineering, Stephen McGovern, Principal Consultant of PetroTech Consultants, Allen Hansen, VP of ClinChain, form the distinguished core group that will provide their expertise and knowledge to support CPFD in development and application of its Barracuda Virtual Reactor® simulation software and provision of support services for oil refining, petrochemicals and clean energy producers worldwide for design and optimization of fluidized systems.

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CD-adapco Accelerates ICE Development
Posted Wed August 24, 2016 @04:36AM
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News CD-adapco, a global provider of multidisciplinary engineering simulation and design exploration software, announced today accelerated development efforts for its industry-leading Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) simulation solutions.

The overall plan enhances capabilities in the STAR-CD® /es-ice suite of software along with enabling a majority of in-cylinder simulation features within the company’s flagship product, STAR-CCM+®, by the close of 2017.

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Chemical Processing - From Lab Scale to Plant Scale
Posted Mon July 18, 2016 @02:44PM
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News A new podcast in the Chemical Processing Minute Clinic Series discusses how simulation aids scale-up in the chemical processing industry.

In From Lab Scale to Plant Scale, Dr. Ravindra Aglave, director of chemical processing at CD-adapco a Siemens business joins as the guest expert.

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