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Visualization: LSU Mathematician Uses EnSight to Predict Structural Failure
Posted Mon February 16, 2009 @01:27PM
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Application By Kara L. Gray,
New Horizon Consulting

When the I-35W Bridge in Minneapolis collapsed during the evening rush hour on August 1, 2007 killing 13 people, millions were stunned by the tragic scene. Images of cars, semi-trucks, and even a school bus, teetering some 115 feet over the mighty Mississippi River left many wondering, “Could that happen here, where I live?” In the days that followed, motorists around the country gave more careful consideration to the bridges and overpasses that they travel every day, which before had never garnered a second thought. While the specific cause of the collapse remains undetermined, most experts agree that some mechanical failure is to blame.

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Events: 7th ANSYS & FZD Short Course and Workshop on Multiphase Flow
Posted Mon February 16, 2009 @01:16PM
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News Multiphase flows are of great interest to a large variety of industries. The power generation, nuclear reactor technology, food production, chemical process, aerospace and automotive industries are all driving forces in this complex field.

The 7th ANSYS & FZD Short Course and Workshop on Multiphase Flow - Simulation, Experiment and Applications will be held May 26 - 28, 2009 at Forschungszentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e.V. in Dresden.

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Events: Introduction to ANSYS Professional Services
Posted Fri February 13, 2009 @10:06AM
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Announcements With well over one thousand of the world’s best engineering minds, ANSYS has unparalleled experience overcoming some of the toughest engineering and design problems with innovative solutions.

ANSYS will host a webinar on February 26, 2009 at 2pm EST to provide an overview of ANSYS Professional Services.

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Events: NAFEMS Two Day Practical CFD Analysis Training Course
Posted Fri February 13, 2009 @09:34AM
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Announcements NAFEMS, the only independent not-for-profit organisation with the aim of promoting the effective and reliable use of CFD, addresses this requirement by providing this two day example-driven, practical course in Coventry, UK on 13th and 14th May 2009.

The Practical CFD Analysis Training Course offers excellent guidance on how to judge which approximations are acceptable and appropriate for solving a wide range of practical problems.

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New Software: CFDExpert Now Available as a Software Subscription Service
Posted Wed February 11, 2009 @10:29AM
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News Zeus Numerix, as a first, has announced the availability of CFDExpert™, it's end-to-end CFD solution software, and it's quality CFD services as a combination in the form of a Software Subscription Service.

The time based subscription will consist of ZN's CFDExpert Suite consisting of pre-processor, solver and post-processor and also consulting services from Zeus Numerix scientists over phone/mail.

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New Software: OptimaNumerics to Integrate with HP Mathematical Software Library
Posted Wed February 11, 2009 @10:23AM
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News OptimaNumerics, the leading high efficiency technical and scientific computing software developer announced it will integrate OptimaNumerics Libraries with HP Mathematical Software Library (HP MLIB) to develop future versions of OptimaNumerics high performance numerical libraries.

The integrated product, tentatively called OptimaNumerics MLIB, will be made available to all customers in need of numerical libraries.

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