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Visualization: EnSight Adds Realism with New Skybox Feature
Posted Wed January 28, 2009 @04:22PM
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News One of the new QuickTools in EnSight 9.0 allows the user to generate "Skyboxes".

What is a skybox? The idea behind a skybox is that a carefully constructed texture, if mapped onto a cube appears like the sky and horizon from inside of the cube. A picture is the best way to explain. In the animation, you can see the skybox from both outside of the textured cube and from inside of the cube. When you place geometry inside of the cube, it appears to be inside of an environment.

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Events: Webinar on Turbomachinery Flow Path Design
Posted Wed January 28, 2009 @04:19PM
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Announcements SoftInWay Inc., a global provider of turbomachinery design software, announces its free 1-hour webinar Flow Path of Turbomachinery: 3 Questions to Engineers of Power Station and Airline: When to Do, What to Do and What We Will Gain. The webinar will take place on February 19, 2009, on 10 a.m. EST.

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Intelligent Light's Founder Receives AIAA Honor
Posted Mon January 26, 2009 @04:16PM
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News Steve M. Legensky, general manager and founder of Intelligent Light, a New Jersey-based software company, has been named an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).

The honor is given annually to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the “arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics.”

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Business: Ceetron and Fraunhofer SCAI Sign Agreement
Posted Mon January 26, 2009 @04:13PM
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News Ceetron and the Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI) today announce the signature of a software agreement between the organizations.

The contract gives Fraunhofer SCAI access to use all of Ceetrons software development tools for 3D visualization with new versions of CAE software from Fraunhofer SCAI.

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Events: General Moving Object Model Webinar
Posted Wed January 21, 2009 @03:01PM
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Announcements On Wednesday, January 28 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST, Flow Science will hold a free General Moving Object (GMO) model webinar.

FLOW-3D is a powerful tool for simulating many different types of flow processes. In this live, online seminar, Flow Science will demonstrate their fluid/non-deforming solid interaction capabilities.

The presentation will last 30 to 40 minutes followed by a 15 minute Q & A session.

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New Software: Latest Pointwise Release Features Mesh Quality Tools
Posted Fri January 16, 2009 @12:40PM
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News Pointwise, Inc. announces the latest release of its Pointwise mesh generation software for computational fluid dynamics (CFD) featuring mesh quality evaluation and monitoring tools.

Pointwise is the next generation meshing software for CFD from Pointwise, Inc. and has been in production use for more than a year. The marquee feature in the software’s second major update provides a suite of tools for mesh quality interrogation and monitoring.

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