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Events: 5th Joint FZD & ANSYS Short Course & Workshop on Multiphase Flows
Posted Fri January 05, 2007 @06:35PM
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Announcements The 5th Workshop & Short Course on Multiphase Flows: "Simulation, Experiment and Applications" is being organized jointly by the Forschungszentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (FZD), ANSYS Germany (CFX) and Fluent Deutschland (ANSYS Fluent).

It is supported by the German Alliance for Competence in Nuclear Technology. The aim of the workshop is to bring together experimental and numerical practitioners in the field of multiphase flow applications and to foster discussion and exchange amongst them. Particular fields of interest can be found in the Call for Papers.

The 5th Workshop & Short Course on Multiphase Flows [pdf] will be held 25-27 April 2007 at Park Plaza Hotel, Dresden, Germany.

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New Software: CD-adapco Releases STAR-CD 4.02
Posted Wed January 03, 2007 @06:44PM
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News CD-adapco has released STAR-CD V4.02, the second major release of STAR-CD V4, CD-adapco's flagship simulation tool for Computational Continuum Mechanics and Computational Fluid Dynamics.

Since its first release 20 years ago, STAR-CD has established a reputation for versatility and is unrivaled in its ability to tackle problems involving multiphysics and complex geometries. In the latest release, STAR-CD V4.02 enhances this reputation further with an improved meshing process and the ability to simulate physics till now beyond the reach of mainstream CFD technology.

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Events: International Aerospace CFD Conference
Posted Fri December 22, 2006 @11:01AM
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Announcements ANSYS Inc., organisers of the first International Aerospace CFD Conference (IACC), have issued a call for papers. This prestigious event represents an excellent opportunity to meet and share ideas with leading practitioners of CFD in the global aerospace and defense industry and offers attendees a chance to learn about the very latest best practices and technological advances in the field.


The IACC is timed conveniently to fit the schedule of those wishing to attend the Paris Air Show Le Bourget taking place at the nearby Congress Centre of La Villette, Paris on 18 – 19 June 2007.

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Business: Intelligent Light Partners with CD-adapco Japan
Posted Thu December 21, 2006 @03:05PM
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News Intelligent Light is pleased to announce an important new distribution agreement with CD-adapco Japan. The new agreement will, for the first time, make the FIELDVIEW family of products available in China through CDAJ-China, an established organization with CFD expertise.

This is a landmark agreement as Intelligent Light brings FIELDVIEW products, support, and consulting to the CFD community in China. CFD practitioners will now have access to extensive post-processing capabilities of FIELDVIEW, FIELDVIEW Parallel, and FIELDVIEW eXtreme with a robust support team within China.

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New Software: Tecplot Edge 3.0 Visualization Library Released
Posted Wed December 20, 2006 @03:05PM
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News Tecplot, Inc., a developer of data visualization software, today announced the release of Tecplot Edge 3.0, a data visualization product designed specifically for application developers.

Tecplot Edge is a customizable version of Tecplot 360 that can be easily integrated with other third-party applications. With Tecplot Edge, developers can integrate proven XY, 2D and 3D plotting capabilities into their solver, simulation code or analysis application. Tecplot Edge differs from low-level graphics libraries in that developers get access to a complete visualization application out-of-the-box. This removes the burden of coding and debugging visualization functionality.

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CD-adapco, NCAS Partner for Urban Scale Weather Modeling
Posted Mon December 18, 2006 @12:31PM
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News The UK National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS) will use the recently released STAR-CD v4.0 in a project aimed eventually at 5-day forecasting of urban air quality, dispersion and heat transfer.

Professor Castro, who with Dr Zhengtong Xie led the evaluation of commercial software at Southampton, notes that “partly for technical reasons but also because they have been the most engaged in the collaboration, CD-adapco has been identified as the vendor most appropriate for NCAS’s needs”.

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