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ASHRAE CFD Shootout Contest
Posted Mon October 18, 2010 @01:28PM
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Announcements ASHRAE is organizing a CFD contest to evaluate the feasibility and accuracy of using CFD techniques to numerically determine the loss coefficients for duct fittings.

Contest winners will present their results in technical papers published by ASHRAE, and will be awarded a cash prize (total: $45000).

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Business: Hygie-Tech SA Receives Software Export License
Posted Mon October 18, 2010 @01:22PM
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News Hygie-Tech, a leading Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software company announced that it has secured a permit from the Swiss Authorities to export its products to 29 countries. This means that Hygie-Tech can begin selling its pioneering software to the defence industry around the world.

HG_Flow software is already used for a range of industrial purposes throughout Switzerland, from surgical operating rooms to vehicle design and manufacturing.

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CD-adapco Launches 2011 Calendar Contest
Posted Mon October 18, 2010 @01:18PM
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CD-adapco Following the success of previous contests, CD-adapco is now searching for images for the 2011 CAE Calendar, giving you the opportunity to show off your best CFD work to over 5000 CAE engineers.

The twelve best images selected by our expert panel will appear on the esteemed CD-adapco 2011 calendar.

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Application: The Value of CFD Modeling in Designing a Hydro Plant
Posted Wed October 13, 2010 @08:13AM
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Application The use of CFD modeling to design a proposed hydroelectric facility allowed Manitoba Hydro to verify and adjust its physical model. By combining the use of both tools, utility engineers uncovered design changes that can save on construction costs.

By Kevin M. Sydor and Pamela J. Waterman
First published at HydroWorld.com

In 1911, when Canada's Commission of Conservation first started eyeing the Nelson River as a possible energy source, commission members probably were not thinking about mathematically analyzing flow issues. Since the 1950s, the vision of harnessing this river has become reality through the efforts of Manitoba Hydro, which has built five plants with a total capacity of 3,925 MW along the massive waterway. These plants began operating between 1961 and 1990.

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Combustion 101: Optimizing the Burn
Posted Fri October 08, 2010 @04:46PM
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Announcements Mentor Graphics will host Combustion 101: Optimizing the Burn on October 26th at 2pm EST.

In this web seminar we will discuss problem areas that engineers in the combustion industry often encounter and how the use of 'Concurrent CFD' heat transfer and fluid flow analysis enables Design Engineers to have a direct and positive influence on the reliability and optimization of modern combustion product designs.

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Events: High Efficiency Steam Turbine Design
Posted Fri October 08, 2010 @04:42PM
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Announcements SoftInWay invites turbomachinery engineers to take part in Design of High Efficiency Steam Turbine in AxSTREAM to be held Thursday, October 21, 2010, at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. EST.

The webinar will demonstrate the steps of steam turbine design on a 1D and 2D level, with particular focus on the influence of different factors on turbine efficiency. The webinar will conclude with 3D blade design and validation using FEA and CFD.

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