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Events: Pump Design and Analysis Seminar
Posted Sat April 10, 2004 @01:32PM
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News Please join Fluent Inc., Concepts NREC and Engineous Software for our latest seminar on pump design and analysis, Monday, May 3, 2004, in Houston, Texas.

This seminar will showcase the ease and effectiveness of integrating software tools from these three partnering companies. Attendees will see a demonstration on the design of a centrifugal pump, using EASy! for Pumps, FLUENT Computational Fluid Dynamics for analysis, and Engineous iSIGHT for optimization.

Following the information-packed demonstration will be short lectures on both cavitation modeling and design process integration and optimization. The afternoon will conclude with a question and answer session.

For additional information and to register please visit the seminar website.

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CFD of Three Phase Bubble Column
Posted Tue April 06, 2004 @10:58PM
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Help Desk m_anil writes "Iím M.Anil, doing M.Tech Chemical, IIT, Roorkee, India. Iím new is to the field of CFD, Iím doing my thesis on CFD of three phase bubble column using CFX-5.6, Iím getting satisfactory results for velocity profile and volume fraction but pressure profile is coming wrong ie; pressure at inlet is lower than pressure at outlet. My system is air ,water and glass beads. At inlet boundary ie sparger Iím specifying velocities and at outlet boundary Iím specifying as degassing condition. Iím also considering buoyancy in vertical direction as Ėg (-9.81 m/s2). So can anyone suggest what is the problem in this? My email id is

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Events: 2004 CD adapco Group North American CFD Conferences
Posted Thu April 01, 2004 @12:10PM
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News The CD adapco Groupís CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) User Conferences on May 5-6 in Detroit and May 7 in Los Angeles, will afford opportunities not to be missed for the North American CFD/CAE community.

A combination of presentations and workshops given by clients and employees will provide CFD users with invaluable knowledge and understanding to better meet their needs. Keynote speakers at the Detroit Conference will include clients from Ford Motor Company, General Motors and DaimlerChrysler. Industrial partners such as PNNL, Combustion Science and Engineering, BMA, Sverdrup and Wright-Patterson AFB will also be presenting their successful applications of the CD adapco Groupís products and services.

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Education: Fluent Selected As Newest Contributor To PACE Program
Posted Wed March 31, 2004 @10:21AM
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News Fluent, Inc., the worldís leader in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software and services has been selected as the CFD provider for the Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Program. As a ďPACE ContributorĒ, Fluent will provide its FLUENT and GAMBIT software suites to 23 colleges and universities in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

The PACE Partnership, which links General Motors, EDS, Sun Microsystems and UGS PLM Solutions, seeks to integrate parametrics-based applications into the engineering, manufacturing, and design curricula of some of the most prestigious educational institutions around the globe. As these PACE institutions build expertise in the use of parametrics-based applications, students and faculty work directly with technical experts from GM, EDS, Sun Microsystems and UGS PLM Solutions to solve industrial challenges. Students involved with PACE become familiar with Fluentís suite of CFD tools and apply that knowledge not only in the university setting, but in future professional situations.

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Events: 2004 FLOW-3D World User Conference
Posted Tue March 30, 2004 @10:14AM
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News You are invited to join us at the 2004 FLOW-3D World User Conference this coming September 20-21, 2004 at the Summit Executive Centre in the heart of downtown Chicago, Illinois.

We anticipate the release of FLOW-3D Version 8.3 this August, and so there will be much to talk about. Flow Science staff will be on hand to discuss the newest developments.

In addition, there will be user presentations showing FLOW-3D work results and Flow Science staff will present the work underway for future releases. And the opportunity for appointments with Flow Science staff to discuss modeling issues and other questions will be provided.

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Business: Blue Ridge Numerics Partners With PUNTO Engineering in Turkey
Posted Tue March 30, 2004 @09:17AM
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News Blue Ridge Numerics Limited is pleased to announce a partnership with PUNTO Engineering of Ankara, Turkey.

A highly respected engineering services and software sales company, PUNTO will provide pre- and post-sales support to CFdesign prospects and customers in Turkey.

The PUNTO Engineering team is composed of highly qualified engineers with vast academic and industrial experience in various engineering disciplines, as well as sales people with valuable marketing experience.

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