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Application: High Fidelity Overset Structured Mesh Generation for Marine Hydrokinetic Devices
Posted Tue December 15, 2015 @04:55PM
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Application Ted G. Bagwell, Arnold A. Fontaine, Michael L. Jonson, Robert F. Kunz
Applied Research Laboratory and Department of Aerospace Engineering
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA, 16804, USA

Horizontal axis water turbines are a leading contender for commercial deployment of marine hydrokinetic devices due to their simplicity and their similarities to wind turbines. However, the unsteady loading and its impact on system maintenance, fatigue and life-cycle are not well understood and therefore require high fidelity computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Building high quality structured meshes in Pointwise that are capable of capturing the important physics is a critical enabling technology.

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New Software: Flow Science Releases FLOW-3D Cast v4.1
Posted Tue December 15, 2015 @11:57AM
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News Flow Science announced today that it has released a new version of FLOW-3D Cast, its software specially-designed for metal casters. FLOW-3D Cast v4.1 offers powerful advances in modeling capabilities, accuracy and performance.

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Events: Barracuda Virtual Reactor 2016 User Training Dates Announced
Posted Thu December 10, 2015 @06:07PM
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Announcements CPFD Software offers a range of training programs to allow your personnel to become adept at getting the most out of Barracuda modeling. Training is necessary for new users, but can be very beneficial to others in your organization that will work with the primary users and even clients who utilize the technology via engineering services.

The 2016 Barracuda Virtual Reactor® training dates have been announced.

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Events: Thermal Modeling Approaches for Printed Circuit Boards
Posted Wed December 09, 2015 @10:02AM
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Announcements CD-adapco will host Thermal Modeling Approaches for Printed Circuit Boards on December 10, 2015.

This seminar will examine the main methodologies for modeling printed circuit boards in thermal simulations of electronic assemblies. The methods vary from fully-detailed models that resolve all the traces to a simplified geometric model with averaged properties. Each method will be described and demonstrated, and the advantages and disadvantages of each approach will be detailed.

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New Software: Mentor Graphics Announces New FloTHERM Product
Posted Wed December 09, 2015 @09:32AM
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News Mentor Graphics Corporation has announced the newest version of its market-leading FloTHERM® product, the industry’s most powerful and accurate computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software solution.

The FloTHERM product was developed to quickly identify potential thermal issues early in the design process to avoid expensive late stage re-design and warranty costs arising from thermal failures in the field.

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New Software: EnSight Introduces EnSight MR
Posted Tue December 08, 2015 @01:48PM
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News EnSight, the leading post-processor for Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) data, is making strides into the virtual reality market. In September, EnSight launched its newest product, EnSight MR designed to work with Canon Mixed Reality (MR) headsets.

Mixed Reality is a form of virtual reality that overlays virtual images into any physical environment.

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