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Events: Algorithm Design in the Era of Reconfigurable Computing
Posted Wed June 28, 2006 @03:04PM
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Announcements Accelogic will present Algorithm Design in the Era of Reconfigurable Computing from July 12-14, 2006 in Dayton, Ohio.

Reconfigurable computing algorithms implemented in FPGAs are 10x to 1,000x faster than traditional parallel algorithms. Many high-performance computing applications are turning to FPGAs and reconfigurable computing to squeeze performance for their biggest computational challenges.

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Events: CFDOIL2006 - CFD Workshop for the Oil Industry
Posted Mon June 26, 2006 @10:14PM
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Announcements CFDOIL2006 - 2nd Latin American CFD Workshop for the Oil Industry
Date: August 15-17, 2006

PETROBRAS, UFSC/SINMEC and ESSS' main objective for the realization of the 2nd Latin American CFD workshop Applied to the Oil Industry is to create a discussion forum to those interested (users and developers) in Computational Fluid Dynamics Software, specially the ones involved with applications related to the oil and gas industry.

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Events: Advanced Training for TGrid Users
Posted Mon June 26, 2006 @10:10PM
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News Fluent is offering an advanced TGrid 4.0 course for general TGrid users who are interested in meshing complicated geometry. The program will have an automotive focus, however, it is open to all TGrid clients. Attendees must have completed TGrid introductory training and it is recommended that they have at least one year of experience using the software.

Attendees can expect to learn the TGrid 4.0 wrapper as well as general tips and tricks through lectures and hands-on tutorials.

This course will be offered on August 7, 2006 and September 13, 2006.

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Gradient, Flomerics Team for Thermal Analysis
Posted Wed June 21, 2006 @09:51AM
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News Flomerics and Gradient Design Automation are partnering to allow chip designers to analyze and avoid temperature-induced electrical issues at the chip level while taking into account the effects of the package and the ambient conditions.

The integrated software solution will be based on product platforms from both companies. Gradient's full-chip thermal analysis tool FireBolt, allows IC designers to access temperature anywhere within a chip and to evaluate how to improve the design with respect to timing, leakages, and reliability, while Flomerics' package-level thermal analysis Flopack tool automates model creation through wizard-driven geometry macros.

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New Software: NIKA Introduces Innovative Licensing Model
Posted Wed June 21, 2006 @09:42AM
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News NIKA GmbH, the leading provider of fluid flow and heat transfer simulation software for engineers, today announced the release of EFD.Flexx. EFD.Flexx offers an innovative licensing model for the NIKA Engineering Fluid Dynamics (EFD) product family. The EFD product family consists of EFD.Lab, EFD.V5 for CATIA V5 and EFD.Pro for Pro/ENGINEER. With the addition of EFD.Flexx licensing mechanism, companies employing multi-CAD strategies and or distributed development structures will be able to exchange data internally and with clients or suppliers in various formats.

“The backbone of analysis is data accessibility” said Roland Feldhinkel, NIKA managing director. “With EFD.Flexx, engineers can share resources and conduct fully integrated fluid flow and heat transfer analyses within CATIA V5 and Pro/ENGINEER. Engineers can further supplement their design power and data accessibility by using the company’s sophisticated 3D solid modeler with native direct interfaces to most major CAD packages. With EFD.Flexx users can freely choose the best and most economic way to handle CAD data for their fluid flow simulations and benefit from extensive time and cost savings.”

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ANSYS Joins European @neurIST Project
Posted Fri June 16, 2006 @04:04PM
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News ANSYS, Inc., a global innovator of simulation software and technologies designed to optimize product development processes, today announced ANSYS Europe Ltd.’s participation in the @neurIST project, whose ultimate goal is to provide a new way to understand and manage cerebral aneurysms. ANSYS Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of ANSYS, will work in tandem with other @neurIST partners to collect data, conduct basic and clinical research, develop patient risk assessments and suggest methods for improved treatment protocols and medical devices.

The project, titled Integrated Biomedical Informatics for the Management of Cerebral Aneurysms, is being carried out by a consortium of 29 public and private institutions of 12 European countries. It also includes several organizations from the U.S.A., New Zealand and Japan as external collaborators.

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