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Events: Launching TURBOdesign Suite v6.3
Posted Wed June 14, 2017 @09:37AM
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Announcements Join ADT for an introduction of the major new functionality enabled in TURBOdesign Suite v6.3 for turbomachinery design optimization.

The live webinar will be held Thursday 22nd June 2017 at 9am (BST UK) and again at 11 am (EDT US)

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Application: Putting Scale in Perspective
Posted Tue June 13, 2017 @06:27PM
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Application Siemens has posted an informative discussion of whether CFD should be performed at model scale or full scale. The answer, of course, is that "it depends".

Putting scale in perspective: CFD for design exploration in the marine industry looks into the differences in CFD simulation at model and full scale and the assumptions involved.

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Events: Best Practices in Combustion CFD III - Gas Turbines & Explosions
Posted Tue June 13, 2017 @04:24PM
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Announcements ERCOFTAC will host Best Practices in Combustion CFD, III Gas Turbines & Explosions at the Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione-Consiglio, Nazionale delle Ricerche (IRC-CNR) in Napoli, Italy on 22-23 September 2017.

In this course, the participants will learn the best practices in CFD of gas turbine combustors and explosions. They will discover how to select models, how to validate numerical simulations, and which accuracy to expect.

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Application: Design High Performance Centrifugal Compressor Vaned Diffusers
Posted Wed June 07, 2017 @05:36PM
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Application The design of the vaned diffuser of a centrifugal compressor is still based on a considerable amount of empiricism in its design methodology. Parameters such as area ratio and blockage, which are more relevant to conical diffusers, are used in conventional design practice.

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New Software: New Mentor FloTHERM XT Release Simulates Complex Geometries with Ease, Speed and Accuracy
Posted Wed June 07, 2017 @03:32PM
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News Mentor, a Siemens business, has announced the latest release of the FloTHERM® XT electronics cooling software product with advanced thermal management capabilities.

Based on the electronics cooling DNA of the Mentor market-leading FloTHERM technology and the FloEFD™ CAD-centric philosophy, the award-winning FloTHERM XT product is the industry’s first integrated mechanical design automation (MDA) and electronic design automation (EDA) electronics cooling solution.

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Events: Centrifugal Fan Design and Simulation
Posted Thu June 01, 2017 @04:59PM
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Announcements CFTurbo and CFD-Support will continue their turbomachinery design and CFD simulation series with a Centrifugal Fan Webinar to be held June 6th.

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