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Events: Concepts NREC Offers Turbomachinery Design Courses
Posted Mon August 30, 2004 @10:48AM
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Announcements Concepts NREC's 2004 educational program is in full swing. If you haven't yet made plans to attend, it isn't too late to sign up.

Concepts NREC educational programs are for professional engineers, managers, sales and marketing professionals, and others in the turbomachinery industry who need to know about the latest design tools and capabilities, who want to improve or expand their product range, or who specify, install, use, or troubleshoot turbomachinery equipment.

Courses address a full range of technologies from basic fluid mechanics and thermodynamic principles to structural and vibration analysis, computational fluid dynamics, and advanced materials. Programs can also be customized to meet the specific needs of individual companies. Participants earn CEUs for the courses and several of the courses are available for graduate credits.

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Microflo Analysis
Posted Fri August 27, 2004 @01:53PM
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Help Desk Rehan writes "Hi all,

Is has anyone worked with Microflo from IES. I am working on an attrium with Microflo for my master thesis and need a bit of guidance to discuss a few key aspects if someone has used it before."

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CFX Multiphase and Turbulence Models
Posted Fri August 27, 2004 @01:49PM
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Help Desk kpodila writes "Hello all,

I am working on multiphase flows. I do not have acess to the CFX manuals, so is it possible for anyone to send the multiphase and turbulence part of the manuals to me. Thanks a lot for your help in advance.


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New Software: Intelligent Light Releases FIELDVIEW 10
Posted Fri August 27, 2004 @01:49PM
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Post Processing Intelligent Light has announced details of FIELDVIEW 10, the latest version of the industry’s most widely used CFD post processing software. FIELDVIEW 10 has already shipped to thousands of FIELDVIEW users worldwide and continues the annual commitment to delivering important new capabilities in a major new release. Included in FIELDVIEW 10 are new platform support, productivity, print and publishing enhancements, and new features for turbomachinery simulations.

“FIELDVIEW 10 is evidence of a renewed commitment to helping CFD engineers create a greater impact with their work,” said Steve Legensky, General Manager at Intelligent Light. “Improved productivity means more accurate and compelling results while the print and publishing enhancements make it easier to communicate critical insights derived from CFD simulations.”

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AFC Newsletter Available
Posted Thu August 26, 2004 @05:44PM
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News The third edition of AFC's Newsletter [pdf] is out now! We would like to thank you for the positive feedback to our first newsletter.

The content of the Newsletter is:

  • Summer of the Century - Simulations to reduce overheating and increase comfort
  • Thermal building simulations with TAS
  • Measurement studies and equipment of AFC
  • FAQ's - Frequently asked questions
  • Agenda

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Liquid Film of Water on an Inclined Surface
Posted Wed August 25, 2004 @03:13PM
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Help Desk dgubler writes "Dear all

I am asked to compute water flowing over an inclined surface (such as a waterfilm on a roof or a street). The special thing is that the liquid film is very thin (some mm to maybe some cm's), whereas the inclined surface is several 100 m^2!

Does anybody know about a simple 2D-code which is capable to deal with such a problem?

We tried with CFX multiphase but without any success yet.

I would be very greatful for any advice on this subject!


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