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Application: Pump Design for Reduced Costs & Improved Efficiency
Posted Sun January 01, 2017 @09:00PM
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Application Cost reduction is a driving force in pump design. The manufacturing cost of centrifugal and mixed pumps generally varies with the volume of the pump. To reduce manufacturing costs, the pump diameter must be reduced for a given head which results in an increase in head coefficient.

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New Software: Pointwise Broadens Script Language Support for CFD Mesh Generation
Posted Thu December 29, 2016 @12:23PM
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News The latest release of Pointwise’s computational fluid dynamics (CFD) mesh generation software has been extended such that its Tcl-based Glyph scripting language can be called from any scripting language including Python.

This new Glyph Server feature was motivated by a user’s presentation at the Pointwise User Group Meeting 2016.

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Events: 17th FLOW-3D European Users Conference
Posted Thu December 22, 2016 @02:59PM
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Announcements The 17th FLOW-3D European Users Conference will be held June 5-7, 2017 at the Avenida Palace Hotel in Barcelona, Spain. 

The annual Users Conference is an exciting event where users advance their simulation skills through interactions with Flow Science staff engineers, collaboration with other users, exploring new modeling approaches, and learning about the latest software developments.

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New Software: NUMECA Releases Version 7.1 of FINE/Acoustics
Posted Thu December 22, 2016 @09:56AM
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News Numeca International is glad to announce the Official Release of FINE™/Acoustics version 7.1.

Several major improvements and new capabilities, described in the section 'New features' of the documentation, have been introduced to ease your daily work and extend the scope of application of FINE™/Acoustics.

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Events: Hybrid RANS-LES Methods for Industrial CFD (VII)
Posted Wed December 21, 2016 @10:02AM
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Announcements ERCOFTAC will host Hybrid RANS-LES Methods for Industrial CFD (VII) on 22-23 May 2017 at the University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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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Events: 3-Day AxCYCLE Workshop
Posted Wed December 21, 2016 @08:58AM
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Announcements SoftInWay will be hosting a 3 day AxCYCLE Workshop on Janurary 18 - 20.

This online training workshop provides participants with an understanding of the design, analysis and optimization of thermodynamic cycles using AxCYCLE™.

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