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Intel Promises Fast Penryn Chips in 2007
Posted Mon April 02, 2007 @10:27PM
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Hardware Intel Corp. will begin producing its next-generation "Penryn" processors by the end of 2007, using greater power efficiency to push improved Core 2 and Xeon chips to speeds over 3GHz, the company said Wednesday.

The new chip family marks a crucial step in Intel's "tick-tock" product strategy, the company's schedule for delivering either a new chip architecture or smaller chip design every year, said Pat Gelsinger, general manger of Intel's digital enterprise group, during a press conference in San Francisco.

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New Software: Automated Unstructured Viscous Meshing Featured in Gridgen V15.10
Posted Fri March 30, 2007 @05:18PM
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News Pointwise announces the release of Gridgen Version 15.10, the latest version of their popular CFD meshing software. The major new feature in Gridgen V15.10 is a novel technique for generating high-quality unstructured meshes for viscous CFD analysis called anisotropic tetrahedral meshing.

"Anisotropic tetrahedral meshing is a truly unstructured extrusion process," said John Steinbrenner, Pointwise's Vice President of Research and Development.

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Business: SoftInWay Appoints Eksen Engineering as Turkish Distributor
Posted Fri March 30, 2007 @05:08PM
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News Softinway, an innovator in advanced turbomachinery design software, today announced that it has broadened the company's world sales network by completing an agreement with Eksen Muhendislik Test ve Simulasyon Tic. Ltd. Sti. to provide distribution of its AxSTREAM™ Suite of Multidisciplinary Design Optimization software to the Turkish turbomachinery industry.

Eksen Engineering is the leading seller of CAE software in Turkey, representing brands such as MSC.Software, Nika, Ensight, nCode, dataM, LS-DYNA and Vibrant.

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Events: Using Microsoft Compute Cluster Server for CAE
Posted Thu March 29, 2007 @04:39PM
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Announcements The webcast "HPC Goes Mainstream" will focus on the transition to cost-effective compute clusters for improved, scalable application performance for users of high performance technical or commercial computing applications and disciplines.

The one hour seminar will be held Tuesday, April 24, 2007 at 2:00 pm (EST).

Learn how new approaches in high-performance compute clusters and operating environments have opened the door for a much simpler and cost-effective strategy to meet demand for faster processing and turn-around times in engineering and computational modeling tasks.

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Application: CFD Used to Develop Impulse Ventilation for Car Parks
Posted Thu March 29, 2007 @08:51AM
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Application Ventilation of covered car parks is essential for removing harmful vehicle exhaust fumes and providing assistance to fire fighters by clearing smoke in the event of a fire. Ventilation using impulse fans has been in use in Europe for more than 10 years and is becoming increasingly popular in the UK.

CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) is now being increasingly used in the design of car parks for modelling the carbon monoxide distribution and concentration as well as the thermal gradients and smoke densities in the event of a fire.

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Navier-Stokes Equations - Greatest Ever?
Posted Thu March 29, 2007 @08:32AM
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News syguy writes: A survey performed by the Institute of Physics voted Maxwell’s equations and Euler’s identity the greatest equations of all time. I guarantee if you posed the same question to mechanical engineer’s the Navier-Stokes equations would figure near the top, probably second to Newton’s F = ma.

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