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Application: Fast Hex Meshing Compared with Tetrahedral Meshing
Posted Sun February 12, 2006 @06:33PM
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Application The purpose of a recent study performed by DaimlerChrysler was to compare the performance of Harpoon-based CFD against previous solutions of internal flow through an automotive water pump using tetrahedral meshes.

The effect of mesh skew on accuracy and convergence was observed. Fourteen operating speeds were simulated from 1000-7500rpm at 500rpm increments.

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New Software: New Generation CFD Software Released
Posted Wed February 08, 2006 @06:19PM
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News Symban Power Systems Ltd has released APUS-CFD1.4, a new generation of CFD software supplied to its customers at a very competitive price.

APUS-CFD is a fully interactive, Arbitrary Polyhedral Unstructured Solver. It provides a complete solution from model-building to automatic mesh generation and from parallel and grid computing to real-time visualization in an integrated and interactive environment. The APUS-CFD solver is robust, fast, scalable and has been validated on a number of industrial applications.

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Business: Flow Science Announces New Distributor for Australia and New Zealand
Posted Mon February 06, 2006 @09:55PM
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News Flow Science, Inc. announced today it has entered into an agreement with WorleyParsons Ltd. for the latter firm to represent Flow Science’s FLOW-3D® computational fluid dynamics software in Australia and New Zealand.

Flow Science, Inc. is a privately-held software company specializing in the development and support of high fidelity fluid dynamics modeling software for industrial and scientific applications worldwide. Flow Science has a growing worldwide sales and support network for its FLOW-3D® software and services. Flow Science is headquartered in Santa Fe, NM.

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Application: Arup Uses Harpoon and EnSight to Visualize Sheffield City Hall Airflow
Posted Mon February 06, 2006 @09:46PM
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Application How do you test the effectiveness of something you cannot see? That is the task that faced engineers at Arup, an international consultancy firm providing engineering design services for the refurbishment of Sheffield City Hall.

The City Hall, one of Sheffield’s key multi use venues, is nearing completion of a £12.5 million refurbishment project to bring better patron access to seating and facilities, improved performer areas, new balconies and seating, and advanced conferencing and IT equipment.

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Events: CD-adapco's STAR European Conference 2006
Posted Fri February 03, 2006 @11:19AM
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CD-adapco CD-adapco's STAR European Conference is more than just another CFD event, it is an annual gathering of some of the world's top experts and users in industrial CFD.

CD-adapco invites you to take part in the 14th STAR European Conference on March 20-21, 2006. The conference is a combination of presentations and workshops given by our industrial partners and key CD-adapco employees to provide you with the latest developments in our full spectrum of CFD and CAE Software and Solutions.

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New Software: AxSTREAM v1.7.05 Released
Posted Wed February 01, 2006 @05:39PM
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News SoftInWay, Inc., is pleased to announce the availability of a new version of AxSTREAM™ - a professional tool for rapid turbomachinery flow path design and optimization.

AxSTREAM version 1.7.05 adds some important features to enrich the software's capabilities in turbomachinery design and optimization. The major new feature is the addition of a DoE-based optimization tool AxPLAN to Multistage Axial Compressor flow path computation. Besides performing preliminary design, cascade profiling, creation of airfoil 3D models, and generation of compressor maps, this addition allows for compressor flow path optimization based on an experiment planning technique.

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