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New Software: CD-adapco Releases New Engine Simulation Tools
Posted Fri January 22, 2010 @10:13AM
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News CD-adapco is pleased to announce the release of new versions of STAR-CD and es-ice, which together make up the leading industrial toolkit for engine simulation.

"With an ever-increasing emphasis on emissions and energy sustainability – from legislators and consumers alike – challenges for Powertrain teams continue to grow, Whether it’s a new fuel, new combustion model or a new lightweight material, realistic simulation is an integral tool in successfully bringing new technologies to market" said CD-adapco’s Director for the Automotive Industry Dr. Richard Johns.

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Application: The Complex Flow Physics of Dragonfly Flight
Posted Thu January 21, 2010 @04:12PM
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Application For the first time in history, researchers have been able to create a detailed 3D numerical simulation of a dragonfly in free flight.

A Tecplot Contours article describes the simulation by researchers at Wright State University.

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New Software: CFdesign Integrated with Autodesk Revit
Posted Thu January 21, 2010 @04:03PM
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News Blue Ridge Numerics, Inc., the leader in upfront CFD software, has announced the full integration of CFdesign 2010 with Autodesk Revit.

This revolutionary development allows architecture and MEP engineers for the first time to run computational fluid dynamic (CFD) studies seamlessly from the Revit environment. Previously, traditional CFD software presented too many technical and time consuming barriers to be used by engineers at AEC firms.

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Events: Simulating and Optimizing Reaction Forces
Posted Mon January 18, 2010 @04:45PM
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Announcements Mentor Graphics will host Simulating and Optimizing Reaction Forces on Jan 27, 2010 from 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM US/Eastern.

The ability to recognize and predict reactive forces such as pressure, torque and aerodynamic coefficients can be critical for a products’ stability, reliability, usability and in many cases its safety. Being able to predict, verify and adjust a design in the early stages of development can save a company time and money.

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Events: Turbomachinery Flow Path Design Courses Offered
Posted Mon January 18, 2010 @02:16PM
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Announcements Engineers involved in design and optimization of turbomachinery are invited to participate in interactive training courses organized by SoftInWay Inc.

These courses address the challenges mechanical and aerospace engineers face while developing a turbomachinery flow path, and aim to improve their professional skills and optimize the process of turbomachinery design and operation.

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Wind Power Forecasting Service Launched
Posted Thu January 14, 2010 @07:03PM
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News Natural Power has announced ForeSite, a wind farm power output forecasting service.

ForeSite leverages the local weather forecasts of meteoblue®, a leading independent meteorological forecaster, who operate their own high resolution models proven to consistently deliver top quality forecasts for any location across five continents.

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