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New Software: FLOW-3D V9.0 Released
Posted Thu February 03, 2005 @05:09PM
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News Flow Science, Inc. announces the availability of a major new release of its FLOW-3D® computational fluid dynamics software. Version 9.0 of FLOW-3D® offers users the ability to model rigid body dynamics with full six-degrees-of-freedom fully-coupled with fluid flows. In addition, several other new and useful physical models have been added and the graphical user interface has been completely overhauled and updated.

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New Software: Sun Announces Availability of Solaris 10 Operating System
Posted Thu February 03, 2005 @05:05PM
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News techman wrote in:

During its quarterly Network Computing '05(NC05Q1) launch today, Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced that the highly anticipated Solaris(TM) 10 Operating System (OS) is available for customers to download and deploy, free of charge from Sun's Web site ( Customers will benefit from increased performance as demonstrated through world-record benchmarks, affordable new service and support models and 400 new ISVs supporting Solaris 10. Solaris 10 is a vendor-neutral operating system that is available on more than 340 different hardware platforms from vendors as diverse as Dell, Fujitsu, Fujitsu Siemens Computers, IBM and HP.

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Problems with Fluent Initialization
Posted Thu February 03, 2005 @05:00PM
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Help Desk marta writes "Hi everybody,

I’m working with Fluent and I need to split my mesh of a strange pipe into two parts. The problem now is that I would like to use the Initialization section with Patch, to initialize the entrance of the second pipe with the data coming from the outlet of the first pipe already calculated.

Does anybody know if it’s possible to do so? My problem is that the more I read about the Patch option the more it seems that only a value can be specified for an entire region.

Thanks for your help"

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ONERA Purchases 20 EnSight Gold Licenses
Posted Mon January 31, 2005 @04:56PM
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News ONERA, the French aerospace research company, has purchased 20 licenses of CEI's EnSight Gold software. The sale was made by Distene, CEI's EnSight distributor for Southern Europe. With the latest purchase, ONERA owns 31 EnSight licenses.

"ONERA chose EnSight Gold because of its superior capability to visualize generalized unstructured n-faced meshes, analyze large 3D unsteady flow solutions, as well as merge results and post-process on one screen," says François Vuillot, assistant director, CFD and Aeroacoustics Department for ONERA. "EnSight also enables us to unify with one tool the visualization of multi-physics simulations such as aeroacoustics and those obtained from coupling flow and solid mechanics solvers."

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Business: ACUITIV Signs Distribution Agreement with Nihon Binary
Posted Mon January 31, 2005 @04:52PM
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News ACUITIV™ Software, a leading provider of next-generation Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) visualization software, today announced a distribution agreement with Nihon Binary Co., Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement Nihon Binary will offer ACUITIV Software’s CFD visualization solution throughout Japan and will provide sales, service and support. This announcement adds significantly to ACUITIV’s existing worldwide distribution network in the United Kingdom, P.R. China, South Korea, Singapore and Southeast Asia, some of the fastest growing markets for CFD worldwide.

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Events: Fluent Presents FLUENT 6.2 Webinar
Posted Fri January 28, 2005 @05:12PM
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News Please join Fluent for our FLUENT 6.2 webinar, Thursday, February 17, 2005 at 2:00 pm ET.

This webinar will give you the chance to see some of the exciting new features and functionality in the pending February release of FLUENT 6.2, our flagship product.

Some of these features include large eddy simulation, NITA (non- iterative time advancement), and acoustics.

The webinar will last for about one-hour with a question and answer session at the end of the presentation.

To enroll in this free event, please visit the webinar site.

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