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New Software: ALGOR V19.2 Features Improved CFD
Posted Tue July 04, 2006 @02:45PM
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News ALGOR, Inc. announced that its latest software release, ALGOR V19.2, features all-new enhancements for computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and Mechanical Event Simulation (MES). New features include the capability to model flow obstacles as distributed resistance parts, which can greatly simplify 3-D modeling; new surface-to-surface contact options (slide/no bounce contact and tied contact) for more realistic simulation and faster solving of MES applications such as a press-fit process; faster, industry-standard sparse solvers for linear dynamic analysis, static stress analysis and MES; and distributed memory processing for 32- and 64-bit Linux (Red Hat) for static stress analysis and MES. These and many more new V19.2 features provide ALGOR users with increased power, flexibility and ease-of-use for simulating engineering analyses of their product designs.

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Events: NAFEMS World Congress 2007 - Call for Papers
Posted Tue July 04, 2006 @08:17AM
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Announcements The NAFEMS World Congress will bring together world leading industrial practitioners, consultancies, academic researchers and software developers with a common interest in engineering analysis.

Simulation is now established in many engineering companies as part of their product development process. Whilst the conference will cover many aspects of the use of simulation, a particular focus will be how the appropriate deployment of simulation can lead to a further competitive advantage through helping to stimulate innovation.

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New Software: New Preprocessing Releases Improve CAD Interoperability and Enhance Mesh Generation
Posted Fri June 30, 2006 @07:23AM
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News Fluent Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of ANSYS, Inc., a global innovator of simulation software and technologies designed to optimize product development processes, today announced new releases of TGrid 4.0, GAMBIT 2.3 and 3Matic-for-Fluent 1.0, all major upgrades to Fluent’s preprocessing capabilities. These three products provide several new functionality advantages that enable Fluent users to proceed from CAD geometries to Fluent CFD solvers in unprecedented timescales.

TGrid 4.0 has been substantially improved, with a powerful Surface Wrapper added to its existing surface and volume meshing capabilities. Users can now wrap up multiple dirty geometry files from several sources into single, connected, high-quality surface mesh in record times. A number of automated functions are available to optimize the process, depending on the problem at hand.

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Events: Algorithm Design in the Era of Reconfigurable Computing
Posted Wed June 28, 2006 @03:04PM
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Announcements Accelogic will present Algorithm Design in the Era of Reconfigurable Computing from July 12-14, 2006 in Dayton, Ohio.

Reconfigurable computing algorithms implemented in FPGAs are 10x to 1,000x faster than traditional parallel algorithms. Many high-performance computing applications are turning to FPGAs and reconfigurable computing to squeeze performance for their biggest computational challenges.

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Events: CFDOIL2006 - CFD Workshop for the Oil Industry
Posted Mon June 26, 2006 @10:14PM
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Announcements CFDOIL2006 - 2nd Latin American CFD Workshop for the Oil Industry
Date: August 15-17, 2006

PETROBRAS, UFSC/SINMEC and ESSS' main objective for the realization of the 2nd Latin American CFD workshop Applied to the Oil Industry is to create a discussion forum to those interested (users and developers) in Computational Fluid Dynamics Software, specially the ones involved with applications related to the oil and gas industry.

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Events: Advanced Training for TGrid Users
Posted Mon June 26, 2006 @10:10PM
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News Fluent is offering an advanced TGrid 4.0 course for general TGrid users who are interested in meshing complicated geometry. The program will have an automotive focus, however, it is open to all TGrid clients. Attendees must have completed TGrid introductory training and it is recommended that they have at least one year of experience using the software.

Attendees can expect to learn the TGrid 4.0 wrapper as well as general tips and tricks through lectures and hands-on tutorials.

This course will be offered on August 7, 2006 and September 13, 2006.

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