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Events: NAFEMS North American Meetings Announcement
Posted Wed June 02, 2004 @09:11PM
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News NAFEMS, The International Association for the Engineering Analysis Community, recently held the first in a series of meetings to discuss the expansion of its North American Chapter. With some 700 member companies worldwide, the organization is the only truly independent authority on the use of computer modelling and simulation methods, and is widely respected throughout the analysis world.

The meeting, which was held on May 19th in California, was a great success, with a lively discussion about the requirements and demands of the North American NAFEMS membership, as well as the wider analysis community.

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CFdesign v7.0 is Solid Edge Certified
Posted Wed June 02, 2004 @09:06PM
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CFdesign Blue Ridge Numerics received formal notification today that its recently released CFdesign® v7.0 fluid flow and thermal simulation software satisfies all requirements of the Solid Edge Certified Select Partner Solution Program.

This important designation assures Solid Edge customers CFdesign v7.0 provides the highest level integrated solution. Today’s announcement reaffirms the on-going partnership between Blue Ridge Numerics and Solid Edge to provide an integrated virtual prototyping solution.

“Our corporate mission has always been to empower product development teams with an affordable, easy-to-learn, easy-to-use CFD tool that is an extension of the 3D MCAD system,” stated Blue Ridge Numerics president, Ed Williams. “Solid Edge users want CFD that adds value during the early stages of the product development process. The Certified Select status is an important statement of commitment to a common vision shared by our companies and customers.”

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Events: Fluent LED Online Seminar
Posted Thu May 27, 2004 @05:25PM
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ANSYS FLUENT Please join Fluent Inc. for an online seminar entitled Virtual Prototyping of MOCVD processes, and thermal management of LEDs using Computational Fluid Dynamics, on June 23, 2004 at 2 p.m.

This one-hour presentation will demonstrate the cost-effective use of CFD in a detailed 3-dimensional reacting flow analysis, thermal management, and simulation of LED system components

Dr. Ted Mihopoulos from Lumileds Lighting will describe examples of how FLUENT is used to develop understanding in the fundamental processes involved in the LED manufacturing processes. Fluent Inc. will discuss thermal modeling, and efficient cooling systems for LEDs using both passive, and active cooling.

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America's Cup Winner Chooses ANSYS
Posted Thu May 27, 2004 @05:15PM
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ANSYS CFX ANSYS, Inc., a global innovator of simulation software and technologies designed to optimize product development processes, has announced a four year Official Supplier contract with Team Alinghi, the Swiss sailing team leveraging ANSYS' integrated simulation solutions as a key component of its strategy to defend the America's Cup in 2007.

Team Alinghi now is placing even greater demands on virtual prototyping tools because the design rules for this competition have undergone significant changes, and the number of variables affecting the boat's performance has changed dramatically. In turn, Team Alinghi is relying upon ANSYS products and services for its system-level computer modeling and simulation needs. In addition to implementing ANSYS Workbench and ANSYS Mechanical, Team Alinghi also plans to use ANSYS computational fluid dynamics (CFD) tools such as ANSYS ICEM CFD and CFX-5.

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Events: NUMECA Seminar
Posted Sun May 23, 2004 @04:18PM
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News NUMECA invites you to attend a 1-day workshop on the latest advances in simulation, design and optimization of turbomachinery. NUMECA offers the possibility to get hands-on experience and discussions with experts on how to analyze and design turbomachines quickly, effortlessly, accurately and cost-effectively from geometric modeling and grid generation to flow analysis to optimization.

The following brand new tools will be presented and demonstrated: AutoBlade v2 - new, highly interactive turbomachinery design software AutoGrid v5 - a unique structured mesh generator for turbomachinery, including very complex geometries FINE/Turbo v7 - complete CFD package for all turbomachinery simulations FINE/Design3D - 2D/3D turbomachinery optimization software based on artificialintelligence techniques HEXPRESS v2 - automatic, full-hex unstructured mesh generator FINE/Hexa v2 - new, highly accurate and quick unstructured CFD package for all kinds of applications

Who should attend?

Engineers, designers, scientists, researchers, project managers involved in power generation, aerospace, hydropower, marine applications, automotive, powertrain, petrochemichal industry, industrial fans, blowers and pumps

Where and when?

Austria Center Vienna - Room 446D 10:30 - 16:00, June 17, 2004

How to register?

Please register via www.numeca.com

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Business: NUMECA Opens New Offices
Posted Sun May 23, 2004 @04:14PM
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News NUMECA International S.A. recently added two new distributors to its worldwide representation: NUMIBERICA based in Madrid, Spain, and NUMECA South America, based in Sao Paolo, Brazil.

NUMIBERICA and NUMECA South America are engineering firms that offer consulting and support services and distribute NUMECA CFD software systems (FINE/Turbo, FINE/Hexa), hexahedral mesh generators (HEXPRESS and AUTOGRID) and turbomachinery design and optimisation packages (AUTOBLADE and FINE/Design3D) to a variety of industries, including aerospace, defence, HVAC, mechanical, power generation.

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