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Features: A Visit Inside CFX Engineering Software
Posted Mon August 26, 2002 @04:32PM
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CFD Review by Nick Wyman

On August 1st I visited CFX Engineering Software in Waterloo, Ontario Canada and was given previews of several upcoming software packages from this tier-1 CFD vendor.

The Waterloo office is home to CFX's software development teams for CFX-TASCflow, CFX-TurboGrid, CFX-Post and the largest portion of the CFX-5 team, in addition to a portion of the sales and support group for North America. There are approximately 60 employees in the office, half of whom are involved in software development.

My visit was hosted by Dr. Jeff Van Doormaal, product development manager for CFX-TurboGrid, CFX's grid generation software tool for turbomachinery applications.

Note: For your chance to ask CFX Engineering Software about CFD development, add your question to this discussion.

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Business: Nika Fluid Solutions Awarded EFD.Lab Distribution
Posted Mon August 26, 2002 @01:27PM
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News Mike Harrison, President and CEO of Nika Fluid Solutions, today announced the company has been awarded exclusive distribution rights for the Americas and Asia Pacific of a new software package called EFD.Lab. This software, named for engineering fluid dynamics, shortens product development time in applications that use liquids, gases or heat transfer.

The new software, ideally suited to improve the design of fluid flow applications, such as intake manifolds and radiator or air compressor systems, also maximizes the efficiency of aircraft or automotive air-handling systems. It also uses advanced CAD modeling techniques to shorten the time required for product design and reduces the need for elaborate prototype testing, thus compressing the time required to bring new products to market.

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Events: Aeroacoustics Workshop
Posted Fri August 23, 2002 @05:48PM
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CD-adapco

North American CFD workshop: Aeroacoustics
September 20th, Novi, MI, USA

As part of a series of upcoming CFD workshops being offered by CD-adapco; on September 20th, at 9.00 am you are invited to a 3 hour session on Aeroacoustics.

Aeroacoustics is a discipline generating significant interest today. The understanding of aeroacoustics phenomena, aimed ultimately towards noise suppression is important for reasons such as comfort, safety, avoiding component failure and meeting noise regulations.
The work shop will demonstrate how CFD can be used to reliably predict noise levels and help understand how to minimize it using the state-of-the-art modeling techniques available today.

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New Software: New Engineering Tools
Posted Wed August 21, 2002 @08:41AM
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News Engineering Software is proud to announce that it has developed new engineering tools that quickly, easily and reliably calculate thermodynamic and transport properties of gaseous, liquid and solid species, contain coefficients for the calculation of physical properties (the user has the capability to use the coefficients to carry out independent engineering calculations involving physical properties of various species), carry out steam approximations for both saturated and superheated areas and analyze power cycles, power cycle components/processes and compressible flow.

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Events: New Series of Live Web Demonstrations
Posted Thu August 15, 2002 @01:16PM
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ANSYS CFX CFX is offering a new series of live CFD events. Available right from your desktop they feature case studies and/or live product demonstrations. Knowledgeable presenters can stop and demonstrate answers to your questions right on the spot. Dates and topics currently available:

CFX-5 Live! August 22 or September 19, 2 pm EDT

CFX for Coal Power Generation August 27 or September 26, 2 pm EDT

Introduction to CFX-BladeGen September 4 at 2 pm EDT

CFX for Free Surface Flows September 12 or 25, 2 pm EDT

For more information and to register visit http://www.software.aeat.com/cfx/seminars/e-vent.a sp. Due to audio limitations, these events are only currently available in North America.

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Business: Flow Science Announces Taiwan Associate
Posted Tue August 13, 2002 @01:41PM
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News Flow Science, Inc. announced it has entered into an agreement with HyperINFO Inc. for HyperINFO to sell Flow Science’s FLOW-3D® computational fluid dynamics software in the Republic of China on Taiwan.

Flow Science, Inc. is a privately held software company specializing in high fidelity fluid dynamics modeling software for industrial and scientific applications worldwide. In addition to its new presence in Taiwan, Flow Science also has Associates for FLOW-3D® in Japan, Germany, Korea, Finland, Norway, Italy, Spain & Portugal, Russia, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom and Southeast Asia. Flow Science is located in Santa Fe, NM.

HyperINFO Inc. is a privately held Taiwanese company that also acts as a distributor/reseller for a variety of CAD/CAM/CAE products. HyperINFO Inc. is based in Taipei, Taiwan.

For information, contact Ms. Rena Coby-Madrid at (505) 982-0088 or rena@flow3d.com or Mr. Cha Hung Su at 02 29025368 or hyper.info@msa.hinet.net.

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