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New Software: Release of STAR-CCM+ V5 Heralds New Strategic Partnership
Posted Wed April 21, 2010 @09:06AM
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News CD-adapco's flagship product, the recently released STAR-CCM+ V5.02, is the first that CD-adapco has ported directly onto Microsoft Windows 7, giving the engineering community direct access to multidisciplinary engineering simulation from the comfort of this new operating system.

Joined efforts between the two companies are underway to incorporate Windows 7 light-up features in STAR-CCM+. For compute-intensive simulations performed over a cluster of Windows computers using Windows HPC Server 2008, STAR-CCM+ will be tightly linked to the job scheduling features, compute node management features, and image deployment capabilities.

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Events: Hybrid RANS-LES Methods for Industrial CFD
Posted Wed April 21, 2010 @08:57AM
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Announcements ERCOFTAC kicks-off its 2010 Programme of Industrial Events with its Hybrid RANS-LES Methods for Industrial CFD course, hosted at GE's research facilities in Munich, Germany, on 27th-28th May 2010.

Turbulence is one of the last remaining challenges in the simulation of fluid flows. Although RANS (Reynolds-Averaged Navier Stokes) turbulence models are still very widely used, these approaches are being slowly supplanted by Large Eddy Simulation (LES).

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License Pointwise, Get a 3D Mouse Free
Posted Wed April 21, 2010 @08:49AM
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News To celebrate the release of Pointwise V16.03 and its support for the 3D mouse from 3Dconnexion, Pointwise, Inc. is offering free 3D mice to the first 10 customers to license Pointwise V16.03.

The first 10 customer sites to purchase a new or additional Pointwise license after the release of Version 16.03 will automatically be shipped one 3D mouse SpaceNavigator™ by 3Dconnexion.

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Events: SIMDI 2010 - Simulation and Data Intensive Fair
Posted Thu April 15, 2010 @08:34AM
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Announcements This year Gridcore AB will hold the fifth edition of its Simulation and Data Intensive Fair, SIMDI 2010 and the First Gompute Conference. These two events will be held during the 5th and 6th of May, 2010 in Gothenburg, SWEDEN.

The conferences will focus on High Performance Computing topics and on the HPC Cloud.

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Events: Radial Turbomachinery Design Webinar
Posted Thu April 15, 2010 @08:31AM
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Announcements On April 15, 2010, at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. EST, SoftInWay will AxSTREAM Generation 3: New Features for Radial Turbomachines showcasing new features of the AXSTREAM software suite for radial turbines and centrifugal compressors.

The presentation will be followed by an open forum where SoftInWay’s experts will answer the attendee questions.

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New Software: Pointwise CAE Plug-in Allows Solver Customization
Posted Fri April 09, 2010 @09:46AM
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News The latest release of Pointwise’s mesh generation software for computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing features CAE plug-in, an API for customizing the product to export mesh and boundary condition data for a CFD solver or other CAE software file format.

“Even though Pointwise supports a broad variety of standard, de facto standard, and proprietary file formats to which grids can be exported, there’s always one more we haven’t yet implemented,” said Patrick Baker, Pointwise’s manager of product development. “With the CAE plug-in interface, Pointwise’s customers can implement their own custom exporter and have it working within hours.”

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