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New Software: CD-adapco™ Integrates STAR-CCM+® and SPEED™
Posted Wed June 04, 2014 @08:50AM
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News CD-adapco™, the largest privately held CFD-focused provider of Computer Aided Engineering software has integrated SPEED™ with STAR-CCM+®.

SPEED™ is the leading electric machine design tool and STAR-CCM+® a powerful all in one tool that models heat transfer, fluid dynamics, structural stresses, electric and magnetic fields, and aero-acoustics that play important roles in many electric machine applications.

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Events: Pointwise Introduces Unstructured Hexahedral Extrusion
Posted Thu May 29, 2014 @10:29AM
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Announcements Pointwise will present a webinar at 10 a.m. CDT (GMT -5) on 3 June to introduce unstructured hexahedral extrusion using T-Rex (anisotropic tetrahedral extrusion) in Pointwise V17.2.

The webinar will also include an overview of automated tools in the latest release of Pointwise that create unstructured domains with multiple faces and baffles and mirrored grids on export.

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Application: Run Like the Wind
Posted Wed May 28, 2014 @02:08PM
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Application By Dr. V. Babu, Professor,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India

Conventional jet engines use a turbine-driven compressor to compress air prior to combustion of fuel. The exhaust from the combustion drives the turbine and creates thrust from the nozzle to propel the plane. Ramjet engines replace the compressor with a specially shaped duct, open at the front, that uses the forward motion of the aircraft to compress air. No moving parts are required in a ramjet.

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Application: Simulating Aircraft Cabin Contaminant Flows
Posted Wed May 28, 2014 @08:57AM
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Application Proper design of the commercial aircraft cabin environmental control system (ECS) can optimize the passenger comfort and safety. As there are many practical challenges associated with conducting experimental cabin flow-field measurements at flight conditions, computational fluid dynamics (CFD) can be a valuable tool for use in the ECS design.

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Events: Design Optimization of Transonic Compressors and Turbines with 3D Inverse Design
Posted Fri May 23, 2014 @04:41PM
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Announcements Advanced Design Technology will present Design Optimization of Transonic Compressors and Turbines with 3D Inverse Design in two sessions on June 11th.

This one hour webinar will cover the main operating principles and theory of the viscous 3D inverse design and highlight key specifications of TURBOdesign2.

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Events: What’s New in AutoGrid5™
Posted Fri May 23, 2014 @09:58AM
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Announcements Discover the new features of AutoGrid5™, NUMECA’s fully-automated structured grid generator for turbomachinery. Join NUMECA for this FREE webinar on May 28 and learn from our expert the newest features of AutoGrid5™ v9.1-1.

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