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New Software: Future Facilities Announces Data Center Design and Analysis Software
Posted Mon August 18, 2008 @05:09PM
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News Developed specifically for data center design and operations, the 6SigmaDC suite of CFD-based software programs is already established as the most powerful 3D simulation tool in its class.

The new release 4 features increased functionality and greater ease-of-use for all products in the 6SigmaDC family including; 6SigmaRoom, 6SigmaRack, 6SigmaManager and 6SigmaViewer.

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New Software: Hybrid Meshing Advanced in Latest Gridgen Release
Posted Mon August 18, 2008 @04:05PM
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News Pointwise announces the latest release of their Gridgen meshing software with enhanced hybrid mesh generation capabilities for computational fluid dynamics.

Gridgen’s most advanced hybrid meshing technique is anisotropic tetrahedral extrusion where layers of high-quality, high-aspect ratio tetrahedra are extruded from a triangular surface mesh in order to resolve boundary layers and other near-wall phenomena.

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Events: Chief Test Pilot to Keynote Pointwise User Meeting
Posted Thu August 14, 2008 @09:25AM
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Announcements Pointwise is pleased to announce that Mr. Jon Beesley, Director and Chief Test Pilot at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, will deliver the keynote address at the Pointwise User Group Meeting 2008 on 06 November 2008.

Mr. Beesley is currently the Chief Test Pilot for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program and piloted that aircraft on its first flight on 15 December 2006.

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Events: OpenFOAM Training in Europe and USA
Posted Thu August 14, 2008 @09:17AM
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Announcements Wikki Ltd. and Gridcore AB announce two 2-day OpenFOAM training sessions open for general attendance.

The European event will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden on 8-9 October 2008. The North American training will be held on 10-11 November 2008 in New York, USA.

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Events: Optimize Your Microfluidic Designs Using FLOW-3D
Posted Wed August 13, 2008 @02:42PM
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Announcements CFD is increasingly being used to model and optimize microfluidic systems. Success of a microfluidic device depends on its ability to accurately control micro-scale fluid volumes.

This presentation will show many microfluidic processes and devices that FLOW-3D simulates, including joule heating, multiphase flows, micro-valves, micro-pumps, micro-mixers and lab on a chip.

Wednesday, August 20, 2008
1:00 PM EST
Register Here

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Application: Thermal Simulation Helps Design New Telecom Platform
Posted Wed August 13, 2008 @02:32PM
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Application Simclar Group used Flomerics’ Flotherm thermal simulation software to develop a new platform that goes well beyond the Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture (ATCA) 3.0 specification.

“Simulation gave me the freedom to consider a wide range of alternative designs by letting me evaluate their performance quickly and at very little cost,” said Dave Watson, Thermal Design Team Leader for Simclar Group.

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