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Image-Based CFD in the Lung - Virtual Reality or New Clinical Practice?
Posted Thu June 29, 2017 @06:12PM
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News In a recent review in WIREs Systems Biology and Medicine Journal, the authors discuss research conducted around the world focusing on the simulation of airflow through the full pathway for oxygen (nose – airways – alveoli).

In particular, this review presents work using image-based patient-specific models applied in the clinical setting.

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Cloud Computing on a 100,000 Core Supercomputer
Posted Thu June 29, 2017 @05:30PM
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News Trampo, a next-gen cloud computing service, requires less than 30 sec of your time to submit a job and get the results back. Regardless of your internet speed or file size! This is possible through upfront interaction with the website to submit the job. No later interaction required.

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Mentor Graphics Team Receives the Harvey Rosten Award for Thermal Heatsink Optimization Methodology
Posted Fri March 24, 2017 @02:17PM
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News Mentor Graphics Corporation has announced that Dr. Robin Bornoff, Dr. John Parry and John Wilson, a team from Mentor Graphics Mechanical Analysis Division, received the Harvey Rosten Award for Excellence in thermal modeling and analysis of electronics.

The team received the award for their paper, Subtractive Design: A Novel Approach to Heatsink Improvement, at the 33rd annual IEEE Thermal Measurement, Modeling and Management Symposium (SEMI-THERM) in San Jose, California.

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Dr. Gordon Reece, 1940-2017
Posted Tue February 21, 2017 @08:40PM
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News Dr. Gordon Reece, a pioneer in the computational fluid dynamics field, has died at age 76. For him role of the University lecturer was not just about the push to publish and add to the research cannon, rather he was passionate about using his position to improve the lives of others.

Among his accomplishments was early work in developing models for turbulent flow

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Selecting an Appropriate Turbulence Model
Posted Tue November 29, 2016 @12:05PM
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News 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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