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New Software: Announcing Public Beta of a New Lagrangian and Mesh-Free CFD Solver
Posted Tue April 07, 2020 @04:22PM
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News Rhoxyz is a Lagrangian and mesh-free CFD solver for incompressible flows in complex domains.

The Lagrangian method allows for free deformations and movement of both fluid and geometry making it ideal for fluid-structure interface problems and optimization studies.

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Application: How to Mesh a Frozen Drone
Posted Tue April 07, 2020 @02:53PM
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Application The Department of Engineering Cybernetics at Norwegian University of Science and Technology uses Pointwise to help solve the problem of icing on drones in this case study, How to Mesh a Frozen Drone.

Icing is a severe hazard that significantly limits the usage of autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) methods are a vital tool for understanding the effects of icing on UAVs.

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Events: How to Model Trees
Posted Fri April 03, 2020 @03:42PM
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Announcements SimScale will host How to Model Trees With Porous Media — Pedestrian Wind Comfort With SimScale on April 21st.

In this webinar, we will introduce one of SimScale’s newest feature: porous media for LBM and Pedestrian Wind Comfort analysis. We will present this advanced feature by discussing its meaning, explaining why it is important for urban flow simulation, describing how it can be used, and demonstrate by simulating the effects of different types of trees on the flow patterns, ultimately mitigating undesired wind effects.

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On-Demand Pointwise Training is Now Available
Posted Tue March 31, 2020 @02:07PM
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News Pointwise announces the launch of a comprehensive online training course, Pointwise Mesh Generation Foundations. This in-depth online course provides a full overview of Pointwise including geometry preparation for meshing, 2D/3D structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshing, T-Rex, and many more features.

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Working From Home - What to Read and Watch
Posted Wed March 25, 2020 @03:28PM
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News While we all do our part to reduce the effects of COVID-19, here are some free CFD learning resources you can use while out of the office.

These are just a few of the resources available - share yours in the comments below.

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New Software: SimScale Announces Cloud-Based Collaboration Features
Posted Sun March 22, 2020 @05:17PM
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News Since 2012, SimScale has been hard at work to democratize the CAE industry by providing a cloud-based simulation tool, educational hub, and collaborative community for and made of innovators across the globe. While we’ve delivered on what we’ve set out to achieve, as well as are constantly improving to support more customers and users than ever before, it became clear that our ‘collaboration’ dreams could be bigger.

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