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Events: ICON announces Two OpenFOAM Training Courses
Posted Sun August 31, 2008 @08:16AM
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Announcements ICON, a leading independent CFD services company, is pleased to announce a series of Training Courses on OpenFOAM being held in Chicago, USA.

A two-day training aimed at introducing new users to OpenFOAM will be held September 24-25. This is immediately followed by a more advanced course of three days on September 29-October 1st which provides an introduction to OpenFOAM programming.

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Events: 2008 ESSS South American ANSYS Users Conference
Posted Fri August 29, 2008 @04:06PM
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Announcements ANSYS solutions were designed specifically to boost the competitiveness of your company and are inspiring engineers and designers around the world to solve challenging problems. At this conference you can see how these experts are developing methods to reduce costs and improve products and processes using ANSYS software.

Join us at the 2008 ESSS South American ANSYS Users Conference on 14-17 October, 2008 in Rio de Janeiro to find out how the most innovative companies from South America are able to increase productivity through Computational Fluid Dynamics and Structural Analysis tools.

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Business: Flow Science Announces New Spanish Associate
Posted Fri August 29, 2008 @04:04PM
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News Flow Science, Inc. announced today it has entered into an agreement with Simulaciones y Proyectos S.L., for that company to market and support Flow Science's FLOW-3D computational fluid dynamics software in Spain and Portugal for both sales and engineering consulting purposes.

Flow Science, Inc. is a privately held New Mexico corporation specializing in development, marketing and support of transient, free-surface flow modeling software for industrial and scientific applications worldwide.

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New Software: OptimaNumerics to Support NVIDIA Tesla GPU Platform
Posted Fri August 29, 2008 @03:59PM
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News OptimaNumerics, the leading provider of high performance numerical software, today announces support for the NVIDIA Tesla GPU platform.

"OptimaNumerics is excited to bring to market OptimaNumerics high performance numerical libraries to the NVIDIA Tesla GPU platform," said Dr Kenneth Tan, founder and CEO of OptimaNumerics.

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Flomerics Software Used to Create First Real-Time Cooling Calculator for Data Centers
Posted Thu August 28, 2008 @01:05PM
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News Flomerics, a world leader in the computer simulation of engineering design processes, today announced that APC (American Power Conversion) recently selected Flomerics’ Flovent computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software to develop the world’s first real-time cooling calculator for data center design.

The calculator computes a cooling performance metric called the capture index that assesses the local airflow around each rack and evaluates cooling performance and the scalability of cooling architecture.

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Shockwave and Turbulence Interaction Model
Posted Wed August 27, 2008 @09:29AM
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Help Desk NaranDFC writes "I have a turbulence model based on vorticity and streamfunction. I get results for incompressible cases. I have several questions with this model.

1) How can I convert this to a primitive variable based program?
2) How can I convert this to a compressible case?
3) Does the turbulence result in compressible case differ from incompressible case?
4) How can I do shock wave interaction with this turbulence model? Can someone help me with this idea?"

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